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On 12/8/2015, 8:36:34, Astrum said:

Dreamhost was particularly not helpful in my case. They sent me a bunch of wiki links to explore and did not answer straight questions (about the errors). I still have no idea what caused five days in a row one hour downtime. Now it seems fine, but I don't know for how long.

Hi Astrum,

 

It will be difficult if you don't know what is the exact error message on the server. 500 internal server error means a lot. Maybe it is cause by permission issue or your code problems. Plesae try to contact them and ask bout the full error message that shown on the event log. 

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On 12/8/2015, 5:36:34, Astrum said:

Dreamhost was particularly not helpful in my case. They sent me a bunch of wiki links to explore and did not answer straight questions (about the errors). I still have no idea what caused five days in a row one hour downtime. Now it seems fine, but I don't know for how long.

Did you check the logs, Astrum?

Find the days that it happened, with the time.

 

1. Login via FTP (I use FileZilla)
2. Open "logs". (It'll be in the root directory)
3. Find the domain.
4. Open "http".

5. Download the pertaining .gz files.

6. Send them to me, or someone else on the forums you trust.

 

I don't know what information is in these logs, I'd rather your ID not get thrown online and someone decides to screw with you.

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Some good info in here. Thanks to all for sharing. Just commenting so I can come back to this later. 

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Any one here using Name Cheap for hosting? If yes, how are they?

I'm thinking of signing up with them for hosting Wordpress and a forum.

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Someone? Anyone? :)

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3 hours ago, The Dark Knight said:

Any one here using Name Cheap for hosting? If yes, how are they?

I'm thinking of signing up with them for hosting Wordpress and a forum.

I only use then for my domains, no hosting there sorry :( 

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I only use them for some domains and they're great for that. Not sure on hosting.

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5 hours ago, The Dark Knight said:

Any one here using Name Cheap for hosting? If yes, how are they?

I'm thinking of signing up with them for hosting Wordpress and a forum.

My friend uses them. they're better than the last host....

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Cool, thanks! I've ordered their base pack, lets see how it is! :)

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12 hours ago, The Dark Knight said:

Cool, thanks! I've ordered their base pack, lets see how it is! :)

please let us know how you go with then :)

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10 hours ago, Danielx64 said:

please let us know how you go with then :)

Of course! First coule of days experience is good. No downtime that I know of and fast. Have to see how it holds up as traffic starts increasing though. But it will take a loooong time in my case.

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Has anybody here had experience with TorGuard VPN? 

 

This thread has potential to be extremely useful, however there is no "easy to read" list or poll. Is it possible to get one up? I know its a lot of work to do so.

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