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  • #21
    The firefox version I was having an issue with was 22. It does appear to be fixed today but will let you know if it re-occurs.

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    • #22
      They made some configuration changes earlier today -- please report back if you're still having trouble.

      Mod 1


      • #23
        Still not working for me. I'm using Chrome Version 27.0.1453.116 m on Windows 7 Ultimate. Hard refreshing does nothing, clearing the cache does nothing. Incognito browsing works.

        The only extension I'm using that would impact this site is Adblock, which has been working wonderfully for a year without issues.


        • #24
          Still having the problem - Firefox 22.0 on a Mac with AdBlock.


          • #25
            Originally posted by paw View Post
            I'm getting random "This website is offline" messages (and a Cloudflare splash page), too. It started yesterday or the day before. Very odd. Thanks for investigating.
            Me too. It seems network dependent; I can try from the same browser and OS version on two different networks (one via firewall and one not) and get the Cloudflare splash page on the firewalled one regularly, but not at all on the other one.
            Originally posted by HuntrJumpr
            No matter what level of showing you're doing, you are required to have pants on.


            • #26
              I'm using Chrome, it's 7:51 edt, and every time I try to log out I get an offline notice.


              • #27
                I get Cloudflare offline notice. HELP


                • #28
                  Also still can't get on with Chrome.
                  "I think animal testing is a terrible idea, they get all nervous and give silly answers."
                  -fry & laurie


                  • #29
                    Originally posted by ambar View Post
                    Me too. It seems network dependent; I can try from the same browser and OS version on two different networks (one via firewall and one not) and get the Cloudflare splash page on the firewalled one regularly, but not at all on the other one.
                    Just to confirm, this was still happening after the config changes Mod1 reported.
                    Originally posted by HuntrJumpr
                    No matter what level of showing you're doing, you are required to have pants on.


                    • #30
                      I still can't logout. Every attempt is met with website offline.


                      • #31
                        I cant get to individual threads on my kindle Fire Its been 3 days now.


                        • #32
                          Still not working on chrome on my android phone. I am getting periodic "the website is down " messages on the android browser, but it's generally working.
                          If Kim Kardashian wants to set up a gofundme to purchase the Wu Tang album from Martin Shkreli, guess what people you DON'T HAVE TO DONATE.


                          • #33
                            Solved for me!


                            • #34
                              I can't get into any of the threads with Firefox 22.0 on a Mac today, Safari works fine.


                              • #35
                                Since around 7:50EST today, problem continues.
                                "I'm not always sarcastic. Sometimes I'm asleep." - Harry Dresden

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                                • #36
                                  I'm still getting it on my Kindle Fire tonight.


                                  • #37
                                    I was having the same problems as the rest but knly on my kindle fire. My pc was fine. I went to the amazon kindle support forum. Some there replied and told me to click on the menu button. Then clear cookies and cache. Then to shut down and restart the kindle. I have had no further problem.


                                    • Original Poster

                                      It is still happening to me a couple of times per day but works fine after I clear my cache yet again.
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                                      • #39
                                        Has there ever been an answer as to what the problem is?

                                        Oddly, I never get "site unavailable" when I'm looking at the thread title listings, just when I click on a thread.


                                        • Original Poster

                                          Me too.
                                          McDowell Racing Stables

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