Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 158 Stack Exchange communities.

What is meta?
Here's how it works:
  1. Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
  2. The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
  3. Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates

I have changed my user name (from MByD to Binyamin Sharet), and pressed the Copy profile to all Stack Exchange network accounts and now, when I look at my profile, under accounts I see 0 accounts and the text You have no other accounts on the Stack Exchange network. Is it normal?

enter image description here

After going to the accounts tab in the network profile, it got OK. So now I can't reproduce, but still...

share|improve this question

closed as too localized by kiamlaluno, Pops, AakashM, Daniel Fischer, jadarnel27 Jul 26 '12 at 15:47

This question is unlikely to help any future visitors; it is only relevant to a small geographic area, a specific moment in time, or an extraordinarily narrow situation that is not generally applicable to the worldwide audience of the internet. For help making this question more broadly applicable, visit the help center.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

I've gotta assume this just triggered the associations to rebuild for some reason, and... it took a few minutes. – Shog9 Dec 18 '11 at 3:08
@NineShogsShogging makes sense, but shouldn't it be triggered as I change it / Copying the profile? – MByD Dec 18 '11 at 3:11
Yeah, but processes that take a while tend to be queued up and processed outside of the normal page request process on SE. I can't say for sure this is one of those things, but I wouldn't doubt it - especially since it has to happen externally to any one site (the only site where it'd be appropriate to integrate would be, which may be why you got your associations back after visiting that). – Shog9 Dec 18 '11 at 4:23
up vote 5 down vote accepted

There was a problem with a specific server supporting the stackauth backend (which hosts the accounts APIs internally) at the time you had this issue - it's been corrected now.

You see, every once in a while NY-WEB04 LOSES ITS DAMN MIND and can't see the freaking database server (NY-DB01 in this case), we don't know why. However, this now being the second major incident of the exact same type means it warrants a lot more investigation, we'll be taking a hard look at NY-WEB04 this week.

share|improve this answer
Well Thank you! – MByD Dec 18 '11 at 11:05

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .