View Full Version : Home page changed?

02-12-2005, 05:48 AM
Hmmm, that was weird.

I've always had this place linked as:
but today all I got was:

- Welcome to foxtbirdcougarforums.com!

- This is a place-holder for the foxtbirdcougarforums.com home page.

- If you are the domain owner:


Luckily I got to one of the forums via my History button and changed the link to
with "index.php?" like the top banner points to.

I wonder how many other users have the same too-short link and will think the place has crashed?

Speaking of crashed sites, I know a few of us also visit
www.ford-fox.org , and might like to know they're back up again.

Thunder Chicken
02-12-2005, 08:40 AM
This seems to be a problem with the mySQL database, which is provided by the site host. There have been all kinds of errors over the past two days with the database. I have sent them an email asking what's up, but in the meantime I'm gonna make up a new "index.html" page with a link to "index.php"

***EDIT*** Seems to be fixed. I went into the site admin page and deleted "index.html" altogether and now it works. I'm guessing that with the problems they've been having at xlinternet they restored a previously backed up version of the site, including index.html (which I originally deleted to force your browser to go to index.php). Hopefully this means they've got the database problems sorted out...

02-12-2005, 03:36 PM
First the clock errors, now this.. :dunno:

Thunder Chicken
02-12-2005, 05:02 PM
:evilgrin: I knew I paid extra for that "bug Bird351" option for a reason... :flip:

02-13-2005, 02:41 AM
First the clock errors, now this..Well, I guess that's it then. Back to ezboard. :brick:

02-13-2005, 02:43 AM
Well, I guess that's it then. Back to ezboard. :brick:

You have fun over there... I'll stick with this palce.

02-13-2005, 09:32 AM
Well, I guess that's it then. Back to ezboard. :brick:

I have the last four posts there anyway. :p