Bee-da-WOOP! Bee-da-WOOP!

August 29, 2012 by · Comments Off on Bee-da-WOOP! Bee-da-WOOP!
Filed under: DGP4SL Info, Technical Info 

That sound reached right into my dream-state and pulled me back into reality. It’s the sound my computer makes when I receive a new email message. With all the automated devices that email me status reports, and all the sites and processes I have set up for automatic monitoring, I get a few handfuls of emails per day. Add on the various forums, blogs and other personal email messages and it’s a sound that occurs on a slow but regular rhythm.

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Troubles with the Hosting Service Changeover and a Tech Support Rant

July 23, 2012 by · Comments Off on Troubles with the Hosting Service Changeover and a Tech Support Rant
Filed under: DGP4SL Info, Linden Lab and Second Life, Technical Info 

Since the changeover from hosting with Dotster.com to DreamHost.com there have been a number of issues that have arisen … some of which are still ongoing and still causing problems. Most annoyingly they are almost primarily due to Dotster’s incompetent technical support and their abusive customer service practices.

The move from one host to the other was explained on the “Upcoming Change in DGP4SL.COM Web Host” page and also communicated to most of those that might be affected by In-World Notecard. Early this morning the changeover was begun and was mostly completed by 4 AM SLT. However, that’s when the REAL fun began.
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Whew! Finally! The Return of the DGP4SL Blog

It’s been a long time .. WAY too long .. since I’ve been able to post my thoughts, rants, kvetches and general ruminations on this blog. The reasons are many and varied (and yes, I’ll bore you with all the details) but it sure feels nice to be able to vent again. But first things first, what’s changed and why the Blog is back.
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