Questions tagged [site-maintenance]

Related to downtime, status notifications, and the impacts of these occurrences

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favicon is missing for the maintenance page in Firefox browser

Few minutes before I see the maintenance page in MSE, when seeing the page in Firefox, the favicon is missing, where as the favicon was displayed in Chrome. Google Chrome Version 73.0.3683.103 (...
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Unclear outage notice: “This site is currently not accepting new answers.”

All sites on the network were in a read only mode for 15–20 minutes a short while ago. This small notice appeared at the bottom of every question: This site is currently not accepting new ...
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Stack Apps offline page with 007 image

Just before I got the offline page for the StackApps site. Along with the following warning message Stack Apps is currently offline for maintenance Routine maintenance usually takes less than ...
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The site is readonly; therefore please login

The current behavior during maintenance is that a readonly view of the site is presented, and modification tools like voting, commenting, and retagging don't work. Great, very sensible. The problem ...
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Can @StackStatus tweets be posted to StackStatus.net automatically?

While it sounds crazy, some of us do not actually have twitter accounts and really do not use twitter at all, so we don't see tweets from @StackStatus. This is especially true for users behind ...
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Add Twitter status to StackOverflow maintenance page

The StackOverflow maintenance page states: Routine maintenance usually takes less than an hour. If this turns into an extended outage, we will post details on the status blog. Would it be ...
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Why is the site in “read-only mode”? [closed]

I just saw this: This site is currently in read-only mode; we’ll return with full functionality soon. What happened? Was there some sort of hacking incident?
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'Consecutive Days Count' during server maintenance

So yesterday, when I visited SO, I saw it down for maintenance. The login was disabled & SO was running in a different mode of SO. I couldn't help wondering, how SO keeps track of the ...
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Why does the Meta Stack Overflow site maintenance page link to the Server Fault blog? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Blog” link on offline page links to wrong blog The Meta Stack Overflow maintenance page reads: Meta Stack Overflow is currently offline for maintenance ...
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Use “August 6th” instead of “8/6” in maintenance messages [closed]

There's currently a system message about an upcoming maintenance, which uses the M/D date format: There will be a short network wide outage starting on 8/6 19:00 UTC for system maintenance This ...
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“Blog” link on offline page links to wrong blog

The blog link on the SO offline page links to blog.serverfault.com. Since blog.stackoverflow.com is the main SE blog, it makes sense that issues regarding the maintenance would be posted there. ...
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Down for maintenance page on english.se shows beta logo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Graduated sites show “sketchy” offline page Earlier today I ran into the 'down for maintenance' page of english.se. The Stackoverflow logo was the beta logo: The ...
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API root shows “down for maintenance” page

Normally going to the root of a site API (e.g. http://api.stackoverflow.com/) shows a help page about the API, but for at least the last day or two it's been showing the "site down for maintenance" ...
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stackoverflow data loss on 9. oct '10=? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Data loss due to downtime Stack Overflow Outage hey there... stackoverflow was in maintance mode for some time today. now i accidently noticed that two comments on this ...
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Stack Exchange sites (e.g. english.stackexchange.com) talk about Stack Overflow on the “offline for maintenance” page [closed]

When a Stack Exchange site is “offline for maintenance”, it displays various Stack Overflow-specific graphics, most notably its logo.