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    Website Hosting For Forum Members

    For anyone who is thinking of getting their own website / WordPress Blog or already has one but would like to move it, I am now offering website hosting space from UK Data Centres. The server is very much state of the art with 100% SSD drives, auto-scaling and LiteSpeed caching. Currently, I...
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    Er, hello

    Welcome to the forum Simom
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Using the host file just means it’s using your Mac as a dns lookup. Sounds to me that your isp has not fully propagated yet . You always comment out that line with # in a few days to see if your isp has caught up
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Have you tried opening up a Private Window in Safari and trying it ? Alternatively, you could temporarily test it by amending your host file to test it. Open terminal sudo nano /etc/hosts Add this to the bottom of the host file 149.255.58.43 www.digitalmonochromeforum.co.uk Press ctrl + o...
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    149.255.58.43 is the correct IP address. This forum 5x4.co.uk should also show 149.255.58.43 as its IP address What operating system are you using and which browser
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Having thought about it... This forum is now on the same server as the other one. The DNS was only updated 24 hours ago so there could be a chance that your ISP has not yet propagated it for the other forum.
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Browser cache should not affect passwords or user names. Other than that, the only other choice would be to add the server IP address to your host file.
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Have you tried to empty the browser cache.
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Thats also been fixed, same CSS error
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Thanks Joanna, should be fixed now, turned out to be a CSS issue
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Yes Ian, Tuesday evening seemed to be when the migration started. I set a CRON job to put the forum into read only mode but it appears the Cron never ran for some reason :(
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    This may have been a browser cache issue
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    Forum Host/Server Move

    Why The Move The forum was hosted on a legacy hosting platform which is due to be made redundant. Due to the fact that the forum software was quite old, it would not have worked on the new mysql system. The cost to leave it on the legacy platform in terms of no security updates and £ notes was...
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    4 x 5 Enlarger Advice

    Can the column be shortened or is there a spring tension system behind it
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    4 x 5 Enlarger Advice

    Looks interesting if you have the room. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/de-vere-enlarger-504-Dichromat/254079451483?hash=item3b2850c15b:g:PREAAOSwCCRcOKNM:rk:1:pf:0 I am assuming this id going to need quite a bit of head room when installed ?
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