FIXED Filetrip main server temporary downtime

Discussion in 'Site Discussions & Suggestions' started by Costello, Jul 5, 2013.

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  1. Costello

    Costello Headmaster

    Oct 24, 2002
    UPDATE: Filetrip is back!
    Service has been restored, all of Filetrip is back exactly the way it used to be (no data loss whatsoever). See for yourself!

    DSCI2221.jpg This message is intended to all users and visitors of Filetrip, GBAtemp's official download center and file hosting service.

    Yesterday a power outage affected the data center in which all our servers are hosted. While GBAtemp's server got back on their feet quickly, Filetrip's main server was a lot unluckier. The hardware was affected and the server is now completely dead; except for the hard drives -- thankfully. We are setting up a new server and transferring the files over to the new server. Filetrip should be back within 1 or 2 days depending on how fast the files can be transferred.

    In the meantime, files hosted on the secondary storage servers are still up and available.
    Thanks everyone for your patience!
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  2. p1ngpong

    p1ngpong Unamused frog

    Former Staff
    Apr 18, 2008
    DS Scene
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  3. ferret7463

    ferret7463 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Sep 21, 2010
    United States
    yup, and this is why i say, "Don't depend on cloud computing." :glare:
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  4. Fishaman P

    Fishaman P Speedrunner

    Jan 2, 2010
    United States
    Oh pooh. Filetrip is nice to have as a GBAtemp partner site, even though I rarely use it.
    But I was trying to use it yesterday! :angry:

    Well, I'm not the one dealing with the fried hardware, so kudos to the admins.
  5. jonthedit

    jonthedit GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    May 30, 2011
    At least you guys managed to recover the data or so you claim

    I still love my FileTrip because of layout.

    Costello, how much will this cost? I might be willing to donate to help out with the damages.
  6. nukeboy95

    nukeboy95 Old skool member

    Aug 24, 2010
    United States
    The left side
    yay good work
  7. Kippykip

    Kippykip D E L E T T H I S

    Mar 30, 2013
  8. Another World

    Another World Emulate the Planet!

    Former Staff
    Jan 3, 2008
    From Where???
    i don't see how that escalated at all.

    -another world
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    Jul 7, 2013
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