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Message 1192286 - Posted: 7 Feb 2012, 21:31:51 UTC

How did we manage to have an outage without the Crickets taking a dive?

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Message 1192288 - Posted: 7 Feb 2012, 21:40:01 UTC

They always leave the upload and download servers running during the outage. They only shut down the scheduling server.
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Message 1192297 - Posted: 7 Feb 2012, 22:33:24 UTC - in response to Message 1192288.

They always leave the upload and download servers running during the outage. They only shut down the scheduling server.

Yes, but with the scheduler shut down, no new downloads should be entering the queue. It's very rare that there are so many tasks waiting to download at the beginning of the outage that we keep Cricket maxxed the whole time - I think I've only seen that once before.

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Message 1192413 - Posted: 8 Feb 2012, 10:37:58 UTC - in response to Message 1192297.

It's very rare that there are so many tasks waiting to download at the beginning of the outage that we keep Cricket maxxed the whole time - I think I've only seen that once before.

But that seems to have been an extremely short outage. :-)

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Message 1192494 - Posted: 8 Feb 2012, 15:17:01 UTC - in response to Message 1192297.

They always leave the upload and download servers running during the outage. They only shut down the scheduling server.

Yes, but with the scheduler shut down, no new downloads should be entering the queue. It's very rare that there are so many tasks waiting to download at the beginning of the outage that we keep Cricket maxxed the whole time - I think I've only seen that once before.

I've got downloads backed up from here to Kalamazoo. So it looks like things will be pegged for quite some time. :/
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Message 1192504 - Posted: 8 Feb 2012, 16:07:01 UTC - in response to Message 1192494.

They always leave the upload and download servers running during the outage. They only shut down the scheduling server.

Yes, but with the scheduler shut down, no new downloads should be entering the queue. It's very rare that there are so many tasks waiting to download at the beginning of the outage that we keep Cricket maxxed the whole time - I think I've only seen that once before.

I've got downloads backed up from here to Kalamazoo. So it looks like things will be pegged for quite some time. :/



Shorties and AP's, it looks like its button pushing time again.



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