Maintenance Follow-up October 8th 2021
MaxWaldorf last edited by MaxWaldorf
Dear BMS Follower,
Please find the current state of migration process:
0800Z: User Registration is closed. If you haven’t activated your account, please do so or you’ll be deleted…
0925Z: Opening non private forums for guests (except download section and other topics).
0935Z: Attachments cannot be posted anymore (read-only).
0945Z: Database maintenance and optimization (low impact on forum).
1008Z: Database optimization over.
1030Z: Last warning sent to non activated accounts before deletion.
1200Z: Remaining pending users without email activation deleted.
1240Z: Zero post accounts have been deleted. (don’t worry, you’ll be able to recreate them later…)
1600Z: Forums in read-only mode
1610Z: Database export
1645Z: Import process started (this will take a while!)
1840Z: End of first migration phase (user import)
1920Z: Second step done (topic import). Starting post import…
2145Z: Post import finished. Finalizing features imports.
2150Z: Text encoding conversion starting
2205Z: Conversion done. Starting configuration (lots of manual work )
0000Z: Surprise coming!
- Accounts without email confirmed will be deleted. (1200Z)
- 0 post accounts will be deleted (1200Z)
- No attachments will be able to be uploaded (0935Z)
- No messages will be able to be posted (1600Z)