DEC 7 - System Updates Completed

UPDATE: 11:23PM - System updates completed, all regions are online.

System updates are required on all servers. The grid will be offline for maintenance at 11PM grid time. Estimated down time 20 minutes.

7th Dec 2023

27th Oct 2023
Oct 25 - UPDATE all region in rs18 now online

18:00 - All Regions on RS18 back online. 16:00 - Manually started the private regions. Oceans remain down. 14:20 -Server RS18 is running into network connection errors. We are investigating. Regions affected: Archipelago Aman Artemis and Orion Atlantis Beaver Bay Bergen aan zee Cape Deception Castel Bay Celestial ... Read More »

25th Oct 2023
Sept 20 - RS18 was offline sept 19 (restored Sept 20)

9:30AM Server RS18 server is not communicating. Hosting company is looking into it. NOTE: all data is safe on external backups.   10:45AM investigating problem, no estimate yet. Affected private regions: Atlantis Celestial Japan Dragons Heart Little Big Local Colors luxurya Mackinac Island Mall DistrictSendalonde Two Birds-One Stone ... Read More »

19th Sep 2023
Sept 18 - Server maintenance rs18 Completed

Sept 18 - 3PM Completed OMG, that was three 3-hour tours getting the server upgraded. I apologize for the delay. All the regions in RS18 are online. Sept 18 - Server maintenance rs18 1AM Server rs18 will be taken offline at 1AM Monday (grid time) for an upgrade to ubuntu 22. The upgrade will take 2-3 hours. Regions offline during the upgrade ... Read More »

17th Sep 2023
Aug 4 - Grid Upgrades Completed

Aug 4 - Grid Upgrades Completed I had time to upgrade the entire grid to the latest NGC build early this morning. All regions and Robust services are upgraded.   Aug 3 - Grid Offline for Upgrade 2 hours - 9PM Grid Tine The grid is going offline Friday at 9PM grid time for up to two hours for an upgrade to NGC.8615. Usually it takes only an ... Read More »

3rd Aug 2023
June 29 - Gloebit Transactions Failing

June 29 - Gloebit Transation problems resolved The gloebit company has renewed its SSL certificate, and transactions appear to be completing successfully. June 28 - Gloebit Transactions Failing For the 7th, maybe 8th, time some Gloebit transactions are not working. It is on their end. Hold off using Gloebits until the Gloebit company gets its ... Read More »

28th Jun 2023
June 16 - Partnering System Fixed

I recently received a support ticket and fixed a bug in the partnering system. If you were having problems partnering in DG, please try it again. Go to region Discovery City, look for the teleport pole and click on "Magistrate".

16th Jun 2023
June 15 - Oceans Upgraded to NGC 8510

I set the oceans to the latest vetted NGC version, 0.9.2.2.8510.NGC. This also includes Discovery City, Tie Annex, Seattle, and Louisville.
 
Do check it out soonest. If all goes well, I will upgrade the rest of the grid in a week.

15th Jun 2023
June 1 - Network Outage Affecting Grid Access - Repaired

June 2UPDATE: an incident report from OVH, the server hosting company, shows that they caused a widespread DNS outage that lasted 30-ish minutes. June 1 18:00At approximately 4:30 PM grid time, the entirety of the grid appeared to go down. None of the servers could be accessed and the DG WEB site itself was not accessible. Further investigation ... Read More »

1st Jun 2023