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Quinterest is down

Post by idek » Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:42 pm

I was wondering what the status on Quinterest is? The page tells me that the site has "stepped out". What does this entail?
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by UlyssesInvictus » Fri Jul 28, 2017 3:09 pm

Guessing the host is dead, or Jacob's temporarily messing with the server/host configs.
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by tksaleija » Fri Jul 28, 2017 4:45 pm

I guess the only option now is....Protobowl...
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Post by Charbroil » Fri Jul 28, 2017 4:47 pm

tksaleija wrote:I guess the only option now is....Protobowl...
If you just want to search for topics, aseemsdb (aseemsdb.me) is actually a modestly superior choice. (It's much less user friendly than Quinterest, but it actually has more questions archived.)
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by idek » Fri Jul 28, 2017 5:49 pm

Charbroil wrote:
tksaleija wrote:I guess the only option now is....Protobowl...
If you just want to search for topics, aseemsdb (aseemsdb.me) is actually a modestly superior choice. (It's much less user friendly than Quinterest, but it actually has more questions archived.)
Thanks! I've been trying to look for tossups for stuff on the Lit frequency lists and this'll really help!
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by vinteuil » Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:44 pm

I have no idea what's happened with Rohit (I've emailed him), but I do have a backup of the site and the DB.
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by tksaleija » Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:44 pm

Any update as to why it's actually down?
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by rohitx15 » Fri Jul 28, 2017 7:01 pm

Sorry, guys. The card that is charged for hosting had expired and I forgot to change it to a different one, so the host was unable to renew my hosting. This is fixed now. Quinterest should be back up soon (not entirely sure how long it'll take to be active again, but the hosting has been renewed).
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Post by rohitx15 » Fri Jul 28, 2017 7:03 pm

Well, that was quick. It's back up!
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by cthewolf » Thu Aug 02, 2018 6:08 pm

It seems to have stepped out again...
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Re: Quinterest is down

Post by John Ketzkorn » Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:20 am

Can we get a public statement about the death of this site (if that's what the plan is)?
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