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Thread: CastBoolits Down???

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    CastBoolits Down???

    Wow.. kinda got worried this morning...

    What happened?
    Any technology not understood, can seem like Magic!!!

    I will love the Lord with all my heart, all my soul, and all my mind.

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    It's a computer. They go down from time to time. Seems to be working fine again now.
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    Well, being retired I.T. I was just wondering what might of happened to the old Byte Box.
    Any technology not understood, can seem like Magic!!!

    I will love the Lord with all my heart, all my soul, and all my mind.

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    I was kinda wonky for me a couple times yeaterday...

    Thought It was me but other sites where normal.

    Hope its all square now!

    THANK YOU TO THE UNSEEN WORKERS FIXIN THIS!!!

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    It went down a little after 1-2 AM CST. I think.

    I just figured it was some routine maintenance, or something like that.

    I just went other places & checked once in a while to see if it was back.

    Looks like it came back around close to 11AM CST.

    Glad it was not something too bad & back again. I was right in the middle of a long topic & couldn't bring up the next page to finish it & now I can.

    Thanks! to those who brought it back online!
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    Tough way to start the day as in "no castboolits" I think it is easier to skip the coffee
    Sometimes it takes a second box of boolits to clear my head.
    Feed back thread http://castboolits.gunloads.com/show...?261449-jeepyj

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    Amen Jeepy... first thing in the morning, prayer and read., then coffee and CastBoolits... seems unnatural to do one without the other...
    Any technology not understood, can seem like Magic!!!

    I will love the Lord with all my heart, all my soul, and all my mind.

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    Thought my I pad died, phone wouldn’t work either. Had software up date last night and thought that may have messed it up. Back up now tho just after lunch, been casting this morning, about 100 .30 cail. For 06 and 300 BO.

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    I got the shakes from the withdrawal.

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    Wow. I thought my tired old East German surplus computer had finally given up it's ghost.
    Everyone can learn from their mistakes.
    However; it's less painful, and cheaper to learn from the mistakes of others.


    Old age and treachery will always overcome youth, and skill.

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    Should we be concerned that the CB site is Not Secure ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Conditor22 View Post
    Should we be concerned that the CB site is Not Secure ?
    Only if you are doing financial transactions thru the CB forum. Like credit/debit card numbers, bank acct. numbers, etc. being shared...

    Otherwise, IMO, it is not a big concern.
    2nd Amend./U.S. Const. - "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."

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    Restore the Republic!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Conditor22 View Post
    Should we be concerned that the CB site is Not Secure ?
    no such thing as secure on the internet.

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    Just lawyer speak for CYA.
    Information not shared. is wasted.

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    please schedule these unavoidable down times later in the morning. Some of us are in the reading room as part of the morning routine and rely on this site to facilitate things

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    Seems we all got it bad LOL. There have been a few other times it was down briefly but it's back up in no time.
    The unexamined life is not worth living----Socrates
    Pain, is just weakness leaving the body...
    It is better to be hated for who you are, than to be loved for who you are not (ask DJT).

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrWolf View Post
    please schedule these unavoidable down times later in the morning. Some of us are in the reading room as part of the morning routine and rely on this site to facilitate things
    Bahahaha! I bet you weren't the only one who discovered the issue in the "reading room".

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    Thought my new iPad took a ****.

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    You might be a redneck if your wheelbarrow breaks and it takes four relatives to figure out how to fix it. - Jeff Foxworthy

    May apply to computers, too. Happy it was a short outage.
    In dealing with potential dishonesty or corruption, Something you might keep in mind is a revealing quote by S.W. Erdnase in his book The Expert at the Card Table "Almost every ruse in the game is more or less dependent upon another one."
    Politicians are like babies diapers, they should be changed often and for the same reason. Mark Twain

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