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TheBoiledEgg
Oct 10th, 2002, 10:29 AM
http://www.wtaworld.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=40784


Originally posted by Poe
whether or not the server can handle more people browsing, it has been set to turn away visitors when the load average reaches a certain point
. . . so posters who are trigger happy with the refresh button are responsible for you being blocked if you can't see the site


You will get Server is too busy.
Please try again later

Or else non of you will be able to see the damn scores and that pisses everyone off

Tennisfan-Mtl
Oct 10th, 2002, 11:03 AM
But...if we don't press "refresh", how are we supposed to get the new scores ??? ;)

Honestly, TBE...It happened to me yesterday...I got the "Server is too busy" message, but I refreshed another time and everything went back to normal in the following seconds...I don't think it's that big of a deal :)

Sorry :D

Jorn
Oct 10th, 2002, 11:09 AM
During the Hingis v Elena D. match we will see a server too busy again, ithink. ;)

Only when over 250 ppl refresh at the same time, we get a error, don't matter when about 100 ppl browser this forum and get scores

TheBoiledEgg
Oct 10th, 2002, 11:13 AM
you reopen the page and that way its not a prob (i hope)

it won't be a prob right now
but like Jorn says when Hingis and Dementieva play then :rolleyes:

maybe the 1st 250 can only get onto the board, the others are blocked off ;) with the message server too busy ;)

King Aaron
Oct 10th, 2002, 11:18 AM
oic, maybe the Martina and Elena D match huh? ;) I say surely!

jrm
Oct 10th, 2002, 11:56 AM
well, i will do you all a favour and i will watch the match on TV ( one less to worry)

Jorn
Oct 10th, 2002, 12:10 PM
About 120 posters was here during the Iva v Kim match, and the board still works. but I think now more ppl will come...but IF ppl just click refresh every 2 minuts and not every 2 sec. the board maybe will work better

anton
Oct 10th, 2002, 01:24 PM
if person A doesnt press reload, then person B will so just good luck to whoever

ASV_FAN
Oct 10th, 2002, 01:26 PM
Precisely Anton, perish the thought that we might have to press refresh twice :eek: ! Anyway, I think it almost makes it a bit more fun :) .

anton
Oct 10th, 2002, 01:46 PM
I know I presses reload about 700 times during Alex-Jennifer:wavey: