• 12-13-2012
    LyNx
    Server SUCKS, did you upgrade or something? Trying to post replies times out.
    SO as the title says, 9 out of 10 times I try to post a reply recently it times out and the reply is lost, same thing with just clicking on a thread, loading times out. So did you guys do the upgrade to V4 and not roll it out properly? Is the server overloaded? WTF is going on, getting on here and browsing and interacting is getting to be a very real PITA. No it's not my connection, when it happens I navigate to other sites on the WWW and I get there fine, pages loaded in good time, no time outs.
  • 12-13-2012
    heyyall
    Houston, we have a problem.

    Tapatalk and the web are responding very slowly during a post.
  • 12-13-2012
    Harold
    report post function is broken, too. this spells doom for us because we can't report the spam posts anymore.
  • 12-13-2012
    skiahh
    Now that the, er, uprgrade, is done, everytime I post a reply to a thread, the attempt times out and I get an error message. When I go back to the thread, lo and behold, there's my post. So it looks like it's posting, but not completing the redirect back to my post.
  • 12-13-2012
    GTR2ebike
    Pm is sucking too. Times out, not showing messages in the sent folder...yet I got 1 reply. No idea if the others went through.
  • 12-13-2012
    evasive
    I'm seeing the same thing, both in Chrome and in Tapatalk. I've also noticed a bunch of double posts in threads today, so it seems a lot of other people are having issues.
  • 12-13-2012
    Kona0197
    I'm having the same issue. After posting the site times out so I have to refresh. After refreshing the site says something to the effect that what I am posting is a duplicate post then takes me to my original post.
  • 12-13-2012
    heyyall
    Things seem to be back to normal now. :thumbsup:
  • 12-13-2012
    Chillout
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by heyyall View Post
    Things seem to be back to normal now. :thumbsup:

    Pms still not working for me. Not in tapatalk or browser.
  • 12-13-2012
    heyyall
    I PM'd myself in tapatalk. It locked up but the message was delivered. No email arrived, though.
  • 12-13-2012
    Chillout
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by heyyall View Post
    I PM'd myself in tapatalk. It locked up but the message was delivered. No email arrived, though.

    I tested it your way and got the same result. I wonder why it locks up and won't show sent confirmation. Also I don't see the message in my sent folder.
    Edit: while posting this I got this and it locked up but still posted. So it's not just pm related.



    Sent from my ADR6425LVW using Tapatalk 2
  • 12-13-2012
    trmn8er
    Still cannot send PM's. FYI. Thanks...
  • 12-14-2012
    LyNx
    Exact problem I was having, actually didn't even think this thread had been posted, closed my browser after "trying" to post and just in browsing new posts this AM saw these replies. Hopefully they've got it fixed, was very annoying composing a long reply and then having it disappear.

    Quote:

    Originally Posted by skiahh View Post
    Now that the, er, uprgrade, is done, everytime I post a reply to a thread, the attempt times out and I get an error message. When I go back to the thread, lo and behold, there's my post. So it looks like it's posting, but not completing the redirect back to my post.

  • 12-14-2012
    Hutch3637
    Still on going problem through out the forum. As for replies. Hit reply, stop browser, hit it reply again. Hopefully Admin/Mods are trying to fix this but almost every site I visited yesterday was having some sort of problem.
  • 12-14-2012
    wyatt79m
    Hope its fixed soon, this is a pain...
  • 12-14-2012
    trmn8er
    Tried again this morning, cannot send PM's at all.
  • 12-14-2012
    heyyall
    Might as well hang this on the door until this gets worked out

  • 12-14-2012
    customfab
    This site has always been slow to load. Now it's just a PITA.
  • 12-14-2012
    Mountain Cycle Shawn
    You would think that the mods would make a post or put up a banner letting us know what's going on and ask for us to be patient. The not know what's going on is the worst part.
  • 12-14-2012
    gregg
    Hey Guys,
    Thanks for the alert. We are upgrading over at RoadBikeReview and there seems to be some collateral damage.

    Can you let me know if you are all still having problems or not?

    Is the problem just PMs or is it still the loading error when posting?

    Thanks,

    -g
  • 12-14-2012
    heyyall
    EDIT: Added system information below

    Windows 7 system using both IE and Chrome
    The errors are still persisting. When you post, it freezes on the transfer back to the page. You don't get that holding page that indicates the server is busy. Now, if you give it a second, you can click back on the link or the breadcrumbs on the thread and the post will be there.

    For PMs, it is hard to tell if they go through. Some seem to work, others maybe not. They do not appear to get copied to sent mail in either case.

    iOS6 & tapatalk (no browser for posting; just reading)
    In tapatalk, it is waiting on things unseen. When posting, it whirls until times out. You can then cancel the post and go back to the thread. A refresh shows the post.


    In terms of upgrade to the new version here, is there a timeline?
  • 12-14-2012
    Chillout
    Pm's still not working right, same as before. Also I keep getting a failed to connect to forum error please check with forum administrator if problem continues. Using tapatalk.

    Sent from my ADR6425LVW using Tapatalk 2
  • 12-14-2012
    gregg
    Thanks for the info. Keep the reports coming if you have any different errors to report, please include whether you are on desktop or mobile and if you are mobile, are you using tapatalk or browser.

    Timeline was the next week or so. We might have to alter that timeline depending on all the issues on this rollout for RoadBikeReview.
  • 12-14-2012
    heyyall
    New (isolated?) finding
    In Win 7/IE, I posted in a thread but the automatic subscription didn't seem to take (I don't see it in the list of threads in the control panel)
  • 12-14-2012
    AZ
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by gregg View Post
    Hey Guys,
    Thanks for the alert. We are upgrading over at RoadBikeReview and there seems to be some collateral damage.

    Can you let me know if you are all still having problems or not?

    Is the problem just PMs or is it still the loading error when posting?

    Thanks,

    -g



    Have to double click submit reply to post otherwise the connection times out or goes to 403 (?) error message. Not sure the report post function is working, had many problems with PM's last night, don't know if that has improved, haven't tried again. Desktop.
  • 12-14-2012
    marpilli
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by heyyall View Post
    New (isolated?) finding
    In Win 7/IE, I posted in a thread but the automatic subscription didn't seem to take (I don't see it in the list of threads in the control panel)

    I noticed this also. I responded to one thread last night and one this morning. Neither were added to my list of subscribed threads.

    I'm also getting timeouts when sending PMs (and the PMs are not showing up in my outbox). I really hope they didn't go through as some of you suggested. That means I've sent the same PM to a couple of people 10+ times (I kept re-trying). :madman:
  • 12-14-2012
    evasive
    What I've been seeing since yesterday is the reply page sitting and sitting after clicking, and then eventually timing out with a 504 Gateway Time-out messages, even though my post did go through. Lots of people are double-posting though, when they think that their reply failed.

    edit: not seeing a time-out problem with the quick reply window, though.
  • 12-14-2012
    marpilli
    Whatever you just did, don't touch it again! PMs are working. ;)
  • 12-14-2012
    marpilli
    Auto thread subscription is also working (this one was added to my list).
  • 12-14-2012
    MikeG
    Test Reply
    Emailing services bombed due to a firewall upgrade. Looks like we got it working again.
  • 12-14-2012
    gregg
    Great! Thanks for the info. As Mtbr Code Monkey MikeG stated...it should be all good now.

    Please let us know if any of you are still having issues.
  • 12-14-2012
    AZ
    Seems to working well now, thanks for your efforts.
  • 12-14-2012
    Mr.Magura
    All working well on Mac using Firefox now.


    Magura :)
  • 12-14-2012
    heyyall
    Great job guys!

    Start trembling voice

    Up next, upgrade time

    End trembling voice
  • 12-15-2012
    heyyall
    Gregg or Code Monkey--we are still enduring a full fledged invasion of spammers. By any chance did you leave the IP filter off when you rebooted things?
  • 12-15-2012
    gregg
    Checking...
  • 12-15-2012
    heyyall
    The battle is lost. Spammers have overtaken the castle. Take what you can and flee. :madmax:


    You might have to deputize a few more mods to clear out the debris when the dust settles.