Team Cyclops Forums are back online

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by GH0ST, Dec 27, 2010.

  1. GH0ST
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    GH0ST Your Hero is a Ghost

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    I was here... before...
    Posted by Evolution

     


  2. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

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    That's retarded; They disabled new member registration.
    How are we supposed to re-register?
     
  3. GH0ST
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    GH0ST Your Hero is a Ghost

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    I was here... before...
    Hi,

    I wrote to TC ... but I 'm not mod anymore after the amnesia ... Keep Cool ;-)
     
  4. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    Ah, you got to make a topic before me, GH0ST.

    And at the end of 2008 until the start of 2009, registration was disabled; this would be the case with any backups of the time.

    Stupid though, they should have made several backups.
     
  5. GH0ST
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    GH0ST Your Hero is a Ghost

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    I was here... before...
    Who cares about the past. That's sad of course and some valuable knowledge was lost ... but what is lost is lost... and at least they will be smarter next time [​IMG]

     
  6. Gariscus

    Gariscus Former Team Cyclops Mod

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    2,000+ posts lost... and my account... [​IMG]
     
  7. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    I lost probably over 1,600.
     
  8. _Chaz_

    _Chaz_ GBAtemp's Official Mook™

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    Oh no!

    My account with under 50 posts is gone?!
     
  9. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    Tragedy, isn't it? [​IMG]
     
  10. MFDC12

    MFDC12 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    i am now left with 3 posts on my postcount haha. wow i was not active at all in the 7 months i had been registered [​IMG]
     
  11. GH0ST
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    GH0ST Your Hero is a Ghost

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    Yes but still 938 posts here Kids ... I will reach 1000 soon [​IMG] ;-)
     
  12. GH0ST
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    GH0ST Your Hero is a Ghost

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    I was here... before...
    ... Not all is lost but it looks weird :
    ... At least this last line is updated quite frequently ;-)
     
  13. TLSS_N

    TLSS_N Who is John Galt?

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    Back in the south~
    I am glad to see the servers are back up, now maybe we can beg them to upgrade the avatar resolution! [​IMG]
     
  14. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    Not before I catch up. [​IMG]

    I wonder how many people that are still active now will actually bother to register again.
     
  15. Ryupower

    Ryupower Brood

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    now that the forums are back up
    will there be a new beta G.U.I FW
    the fixes the game the the Stable fixes
     
  16. BloodyFlame

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    Oh no, my account with less than 1 post is gone.
     
  17. Eon-Rider

    Eon-Rider GBAtemp Maniac

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    My account seems to be fine. I don't know how many I lost but I seem to have near my full amount.
     
  18. Edgedancer

    Edgedancer Director of Moon based operations

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    I just dont get why the latest backup was nearly a year ago. How long were the forums down for?
     
  19. InuYasha

    InuYasha Professional Coke Fiend

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    Atleast about a month or more I lost count after awhile...
     
  20. rave420

    rave420 GBAtemp Regular

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    some people do not seem to understand that the post count does not matter for anything.
    Unless you need to polish your internet ego, which is plain stupid.
    What matters is the quality and expertise you convey in your posts.

    so don't sulk over lost posts, make up for it by posting in quality, rather than in quantity.

    but seriously, not making backups for two years... The admin doesn't quite deserve their title.
    And about the situation with the win95 servers... Jesus christ do i even need to say anything?

    But let the past be past, i am anxious to see how things will turn out with the new forum.

    P.S: Cron Jobs can automatically backup the user / post database once a day / week / month to an external source, why the hell wouldn't you set up automatic backups? Sure, the forum experiences a minute of downtime during backups, but the admin can schedule them to run at the quietest time.