HomeSite NewsSorry For The Downtime Sorry For The Downtime Kevin February 28, 2006 Site News 3 Comments The server that hosts Wizbang had an extra long reboot involving a full disk check, which meant the site was down for nearly one hour. This has prompted me to move up a scheduled server move to this weekend. We will be moving to a dedicated server. Winning the war on terror, one giggle at a time Bush, Rove and the Blogosphere Related Posts Wonkiness Update About Those Gay Singles Ads… And The Winner(s) Are… About The Author Kevin Kevin founded Wizbang in 2003. He still contributes occasionally and handles all the technical and design work for the site. 3 Comments spacemonkey February 28, 2006 I think IMAO.US is on that same server. iT was down during the same period, and first 2 IP numbers are the same. King of Fools February 28, 2006 Dedicated servers are great – provided you know how to manage them. Complete control over every aspect, over what is running and what is not. Great move, imho. Tim Howland February 28, 2006 e3fs is your friend- when you set up the new box, make sure you use that as your FS type (ReiserFS is good too- any journalled filesystem). It doesn’t always keep you from a huge fsck, but it sure does reduce the odds of having to endure one.