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There is a slow feel to the website tonight.


Aitchbee
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I have been using a dial-up conection so I am used to it What about the speed merchants?

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ams4127

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It's awful. I give up.

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simonjary

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Apparently one of our new boxes was misbehaving yesterday, which may have caused some site slowdown.

This should be fixed now.

Thanks, Simon

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Colin

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I noticed it was slow yesterday but today it's as fast as ever.

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Aitchbee

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I agree Colin - it's firing on all cylinders now.Dial-up is moving along nicely.

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Quickbeam

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They still do dial-up?

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Aitchbee

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Yes Quickbeam -I was "Glad All Over" because my Mobile Broadband Alcatel Dingle was in "Bits 'n' Pieces". It's just "Like a Virgin". I can't think of a broadband song-title.

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gengiscant

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'I noticed it was slow yesterday but today it's as fast as ever' compared to other forums I use this is without doubt the slowest to load.

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Aitchbee

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Interestingly I am 'logged in' on my dial-up and dongle connection. Am I an anomaly?

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Aitchbee

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I am 'Side by side' by Sondheim on two different computers.

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Forum Editor

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From time to time all heavy-traffic, database-driven web forums run a little slowly for a while. It's the nature of the beast, and anyone who says otherwise isn't understanding the way web servers work.

Obviously we would all like this site to zip along like a zippy thing all the time, and it does exactly that for most of the time - it's doing so now.

Our apologies, as always, for any inconvenience yesterday, but that, I'm afraid, is life.

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