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News 123-Reg VPS customers hit by major outage

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 18 Apr 2016.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Wow. I'm totally not shocked.
    A bargain bucket cheapo hosting company runs into a technical issue and massive outages and uncertainties on data integrity ensue.
     
  3. flibblesan

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    They have been quite open about this with customers:

     
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    yuusou Well-Known Member

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    That my friends is why you do sanity checks in your scripts. If your host has a wildly different amount of clients than say an average, then you just simply don't delete them. A good practice would be to also backup these deleted machines for a week via the cleanup scripts.
     

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