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Signing off

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  • Wed, Aug 22, 2018
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    So long, and thanks for all the fish!

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  • Sat, Jun 02, 2018
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  • Hello all, It's that time. Infrno is about to ride off into the sunset. June 30th is The End.   I'd like to thank Matthew Grau, my partner in this endeavor. This whole thing was his idea, and it was ton of fun to chase this dream. I'd also like to...

    Game table maintenance

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  • Fri, Aug 04, 2017
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  • Got some AWS things to attend to, buckle up. Please report any issues here.  

    Impending gametable maintenance

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  • Thu, Aug 04, 2016
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  • Hello all, The gametable server needs to be migrated, and some housecleaning is in order. I'm going to migrate any table that's been used in the last 6 months, which should easily accomodate all active games. If you've got older games that you'd lke to have preserved, please log into...

    Mandrill’s Betrayal - updated

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  • Wed, Apr 27, 2016
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  • Hello all, We use Mandrill to handle our outbound email needs. Account activations, game registrations, schedule announcements, etc.  Mandrill is getting taken out behind the woodshed, and there is much angst over the move.  This means us. I know how to fix it, and I have a backup plan for the...

    Maintenance update: DNS changes afoot

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  • Tue, Apr 19, 2016
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  • Hello all, I have moved our DNS records to Route 53 on AWS. This will take 24 hours to propagate, and Crom willing, you shouldn't notice a thing. Stay tuned!  

    Bringing back fb-less reg

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  • Mon, Jan 11, 2016
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  • We took facebook-less registration down on Nov 12, 2013, when the hordes of viagra spewing bots descended from yon hither.  And today, we put it back up. Let's see if they're still lurking...    

    The email must get through!

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  • Fri, Jan 08, 2016
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  • This was Infrno's spam score yesterday:     And after I lay the smackdown on hard, here's the new score:     Bettar. Onward!  

    Migration complete! You're all testers now...

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  • Thu, Dec 31, 2015
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  • Huge release pushed to production today. Hosted RoR provider to AWS, ruby 1.8->2.0, rails 2->3->4, mysql 5.1->5.6, and latin1->utf8 for good measure.  Please report any and all bugs, and get your Bug Hunter achievement levelled up.   Swing batter batter!

    It's moving day!

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  • Thu, Dec 31, 2015
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  • I'm about to get the copy going. Any new content after noon PST today won't be copied over. I chose to leave things up, versus a 'down for maintenance' page, because the gametable will remain fully functional during the transition, and changes there are ok. Here we go...