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Postby lingrem » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:13 pm

I don't know if anyone else has been getting this, but the last few days I keep hitting an "Internal Server Error" which is annoying, but only requires I go back and retry clicking.

This is the specific message:

Internal Server Error

The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request.

Please contact the server administrator, [no address given] and inform them of the time the error occurred, and anything you might have done that may have caused the error.

More information about this error may be available in the server error log.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby LAYF » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:17 pm

Ah yes.. this happy little devil of a message... yep... I've been getting it two.. especially today have it been showing up often... relay often... and i get it in any browser, on two different computers and my phone... so... yea....
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby M0rtimer » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:35 pm

Yup. I've been getting it occasionally as well, though a simple refresh of the page is often enough to solve the problem though.

More worrying perhaps is that the problem seems to start becoming more and more common.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby WearsHats » Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:40 pm

Been happening to me on and off for a long time now. As others have said, a simple refresh does the trick, so I haven't been too worried about it.

ETA: Happened to me when I tried to post this message. Of course.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby Wolfie » Sun Jul 21, 2013 7:15 pm

@wears... definition of irony?
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby SeeAMoose » Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:55 pm

The most likely explanation is that the server is now overburdened because both the comic and forum are hosted on it. We'll talk to Duke to see what we can do about that.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby Krulle » Tue Jul 23, 2013 3:02 am

Yep, it happens more often when update time wasn't too long ago...
And I also on in on Goblins[s]forum[/s]comic.org once or twice.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby I'mBob » Tue Jul 23, 2013 3:37 am

Yes I get these too sometimes.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby BeanDip » Wed Jul 24, 2013 4:48 pm

Yup. Got it too.
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby LAYF » Tue Sep 24, 2013 1:08 pm

Hmm... so... this started happening again...
and its not like there are that many people online...
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Hmm.... but seems its more than the server can handle... :(
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby Krulle » Tue Sep 24, 2013 1:18 pm

Well, the same server handels Goblinscomic, and it's update time.
I blame the "refreshers" who want to be the first to post the new discussion thread.
And those who are desperate to get their Goblinscomic fix.

(Err, yes, I blame myself with that. Twice!)

And I saw 75 people online...

Also:
Twitter update:
https://twitter.com/Thunt_Goblins/status/382601416193232898 wrote:The error messages you're getting when you try to read the comic are because lots of other people are trying to read it too. Keep refreshing
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Re: Internal Server Error

Postby Borys » Wed Sep 25, 2013 12:13 am

I have it too.
It's annoying, but harmless.
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