WebFaction: network maintenance affecting several EU servers on July 1, 2015

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Our upstream provider will be performing network maintenance on July 1, 2015 between 22:00 and 03:00 UTC the following morning. The following servers will be affected:

Dweb186, Web209, Web210, Web211, Web217, Web218, Web223, Web224, Web225, Web303, Web304, Web305, Web306, Web314, Web316, Web317, Web327, Web331, Web332, Web333, Web334, Web357, Web358, Web359, Web364, Web370, Web371, Web381, Web383, Web385, Web392, Web394, Web395, Web398, Web403, Web412, Web416, Web420, Web421, Web427, Web431, Web433, Web435, Web437, Web441, Web447, Web448, Web451, Web456, Web457, Web459, Web461, Web464, Web466, Web478, Web480, Web483, Web488

Connectivity to the above servers will be interrupted for upwards of 20 minutes during the maintenance window.

We apologize in advance for the inconvenience. Should you have any questions about this maintenance, feel free to open a support ticket or email support@webfaction.com and our support team will be happy to help.


[Done] Emergency maintenance on Web224, November 1st, 2012.

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Web224 went down unexpectedly, we’re currently investigating and we will report progresses updating this post.

2012-11-01 13:21 UTC: We’re running fsck on damaged partitions now.

2012-11-01 15:04 UTC: We are replacing a disk on server and reloading OS.

2012-11-01 17:00 UTC: We reloaded OS on server and we’re currently setting it up.

2012-11-01 19:42 UTC: Web224 is back online. The customer /home partition was not affected by the disk issues, but we did need to restore MySQL databases, PostgreSQL databases, and cron jobs from our backups. If you notice any problems with these items, please open a support ticket so that we can look into it.

2012-11-01 20:01 UTC: We’ve received several reports of missing MySQL databases, so we are currently restoring those again.

2012-11-01 20:06 UTC: We restored all missing MySQL databases.