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by paul_f
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

wrong post
by paul_f
Sun Aug 06, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

Tip for those who have a Microsoft IIS server. You will need to make a file called web.config in the ext directory where the images are stored. This only works for IIS7.0 and above. IIS6.0 you will need to browse in the IIS manager to the directory and add a MIME type there <?xml version="1.0" encod...
by paul_f
Sun Aug 06, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

Zepticon wrote:
Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:50 pm
I feel that this is an incredible stupid question, but where is that database located?
It is the forum database, have you got experience in accessing that?

If not, hopefully you have phpmyadmin with your hosting package or can add it?
by paul_f
Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

Thank you very much for the scripts. I have a problem with the scripts on my server in that the previous finished point isn't saved. Occasionally it does, but it is now causing the server to timeout on the extracting the links process. Even though it has checked post 850k/900k - the saved starting p...
by paul_f
Fri Jul 28, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

I had the same error for one image. I started the script again and it skipped over it
by paul_f
Fri Jul 28, 2017 5:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?
Replies: 178
Views: 337918

Re: Images Hijacked by Photobucket?

I've also installed the extension and adjusted the settings per the readme file. I've tried running it both with and without the proxy server enabled. Any thoughts? Have you extracted the links and downloaded the images that Mike has very kindly supplied? The extension needs to have the images down...
by paul_f
Sat Jun 20, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Board very slow on Windows IIS
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Re: Board very slow on Windows IIS

I found the cause, some of the the indexes on the phpbb_posts table were missing, and the mysql full text search index wasn't actually created properly - similar to this thread https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=2132695 Using another forum I administrate as i guide I manually recre...
by paul_f
Fri Jun 19, 2015 8:57 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Board very slow on Windows IIS
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Re: Board very slow on Windows IIS

It seems the load is all on the mysql database as it is mysqld.exe When I look at phpmyadmin I seem to have sent a lot of data from the database in the past 24 hours, especially as i haven't got many users. Capture.PNG The phpmyadmin advisors has the following suggestions - should I look at some of ...
by paul_f
Fri Jun 19, 2015 5:30 am
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Board very slow on Windows IIS
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Re: Board very slow on Windows IIS

Oyabun1 wrote:
paul_f wrote:At the weekend we upgraded from phpBB 3.0.12 to 3.1.4
How did you do that?
We had quite a few mods on the old install, so I followed the instructions on this thread to upgrade

https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/offi ... pic/132936
by paul_f
Thu Jun 18, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Board very slow on Windows IIS
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Re: Board very slow on Windows IIS

I had heard that it had increased resources, but this is a dedicated server for our website so I would be very surprised if it the usage should have increased to an almost constant 100% when previously it was fairly low as surely many people run this board on shared hosting without problems
by paul_f
Thu Jun 18, 2015 7:44 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Board very slow on Windows IIS
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Board very slow on Windows IIS

Support Request Template What version of phpBB are you using? phpBB 3.1.5 What is your board's URL? http://www.ssvc.org.uk Who do you host your board with? fasthosts dedicated windows box How did you install your board? I used the download package from phpBB.com What is the most recent action perfo...

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