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    Thread: Welcome back?
Post: RE: Welcome back?

(April 12, 2022 at 9:58 pm)Neo-Scholastic Wrote: Backup everything important! There are already two backup systems in place.
Tiberius Off Topic 84 3187 April 12, 2022 at 10:31 pm
    Thread: Welcome back?
Post: RE: Welcome back?

The server costs have nothing to do with the site being on the public internet. Making it a Tor-only service doesn't magically remove the need for database storage and the hardware needed to actually ...
Tiberius Off Topic 84 3187 April 12, 2022 at 10:31 pm
    Thread: Welcome back?
Post: RE: Welcome back?

If AWS is more economical that might make sense.
Tiberius Off Topic 84 3187 April 12, 2022 at 9:22 pm
    Thread: Welcome back?
Post: RE: Welcome back?

(April 12, 2022 at 9:11 pm)Nay_Sayer Wrote: (April 12, 2022 at 9:01 pm)Jehanne Wrote: I've been stalking you online, trying to find your email address!  Even left an (unanswered) message at Patreo...
Tiberius Off Topic 84 3187 April 12, 2022 at 9:14 pm
    Thread: Welcome back?
Post: RE: Welcome back?

(April 12, 2022 at 8:50 pm)Nay_Sayer Wrote: sigh ok, I have to come clean here..... I tripped over the extension cord plugged into the forum. Let's go with this.
Tiberius Off Topic 84 3187 April 12, 2022 at 8:59 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

The big "support us on Patreon" image links to: https://www.patreon.com/atheistforums which loads in my browser. Not sure why you are having an issue. Try clicking the direct link I just posted.
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 April 2, 2020 at 2:50 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

(November 12, 2019 at 12:34 pm)Rev. Rye Wrote: So, we've got the Patreon up to $45/month, what else do we need at this point to keep our future secure (outside of an additional $11+/monthly?...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 12, 2019 at 2:15 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

I just wanted to thank everyone for the increased donations via Patreon. We’re at $45 a month right now which is a huge improvement. I said that the monetary issues were resolvable and that’s stil...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 12, 2019 at 11:19 am
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

That said, if I did hand the site over to someone it wouldn’t be to just anyone. As someone mentioned, there’s privacy issues involved and I would also want to know the person had a hold on things and...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 11, 2019 at 12:31 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

The costs are certainly a resolvable issue for me. I have the backend of the site set up in such a way than 99% of the administering is automated. Multiple backups, DDoS protection, emails, etc. Reall...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 11, 2019 at 12:29 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

The issues should be resolved for the time being.
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 10, 2019 at 8:36 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: RE: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

Ironically the database decided to start taking up huge amounts of CPU usage last night. I thought restarting it would fix the thing but it happened again today. I have no idea why it's happening, the...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 10, 2019 at 6:43 pm
    Thread: Future of the Forums (Discussion)
Post: Future of the Forums (Discussion)

I don't really come to the forums very often anymore. I want to say there are multiple reasons for that, and yeah, work has been keeping me busy, but the main reason is that the forum is just not very...
Tiberius Announcements 130 12944 November 9, 2019 at 7:29 pm
    Thread: A question about WINE
Post: RE: A question about WINE

(June 28, 2019 at 3:36 pm)Succubus Wrote: (June 28, 2019 at 3:08 pm)FlatAssembler Wrote: Because I don't know if I somehow misconfigured WINE, and if a well-configured WINE would actually run my p...
Tiberius Technology & Computing 14 748 June 29, 2019 at 3:01 am
    Thread: Who Would You Vote for, Trump or Saunders?
Post: RE: Who Would You Vote for, Trump or Saunders?

(June 21, 2019 at 12:18 pm)BrianSoddingBoru4 Wrote: Perhaps I'm misinformed, but isn't the US already well on the way to being a socialist society?  As I understand it, you use tax revenues to: -Ed...
Tiberius Politics 61 3290 June 21, 2019 at 12:58 pm
    Thread: The Tor browser
Post: RE: The Tor browser

1. Tor has nothing to do with Microsoft. Microsoft disallowing Tor exit nodes on Azure will just mean exit nodes will move to a new host that does allow them. There are plenty of options. If Microsoft...
Tiberius Technology & Computing 67 3677 June 14, 2019 at 9:18 am
    Thread: Game of Thrones final season [spoilers]
Post: RE: Game of Thrones final season [spoilers]

[Video: https://youtu.be/jAhKOV3nImQ]
Tiberius Off Topic 328 13787 May 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm
    Thread: It doesn't work
Post: RE: It doesn't work

@Losty its the editor that renders the BBcode rather than showing the tags (i.e. bold text shows as bold in the editor itself) I can try and mess with the plugin to make it work always.
Tiberius Questions, Problems, Suggestions, and Feedback 13 1324 April 29, 2019 at 5:46 pm
    Thread: It doesn't work
Post: RE: It doesn't work

(April 28, 2019 at 11:06 am)Kit Wrote: The @tagging function doesn't work in full reply or full edit modes. It only works in quick reply and quick edit modes. :angel: Yes it does. You need to be...
Tiberius Questions, Problems, Suggestions, and Feedback 13 1324 April 29, 2019 at 12:24 am
    Thread: Make Atheist Forums Great Again (Part 4)
Post: Make Atheist Forums Great Again (Part 4)

This will be a quick announcement, however this has been in the pipeline for quite a few months. The forum rules have been (mostly) rewritten and simplified. This was a complaint from a number of peop...
Tiberius Announcements 27 3070 April 25, 2019 at 11:56 pm