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  • [Forum] Help! Migration wierdness!!

    Hi all,

    I just carried out a migration to a new host, all has gone well except it seems some elements were lost along the way, somehow?

    I'm baffled, it should look like this:
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    but it looks like this:
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    missing the labels "Threads" and "Posts", but also the poster's name? That's odd!!
    A few other bits seem to be absent too throughout thie site, but,
    The site is working 😀, i can log in, access admioncp, post a new post...

    what on earth is going on? I'd really appreciate some help

    (one thing to mention is that the domain name propagation seems a bit sluggish, some users don't see the site yet, after we changed DNS to point at the new host)

    Thanks in advance for any suggestions!!





  • #2
    also I notice that a lot of the admincp items sidebar menu items look like this:
    *[style_generator]*
    *[unsubscribe]*

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    • #3
      Seems like it's fixed itself now, the hosts borked something on the DNS change, it seems
      Panic over!
      That was a wierd and exotic bug though, it seems like there is a setting buried somewhere that ensures that the forum is wonky like this if it's not at its domain. despite searching eveywhere (admincp, files, database) i was not able to find it

      so glad to have been able to share it with you all here in this quiet and lonely place

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      • #4
        I'd still appreciate any advice on how to avoid this hapening again, as i will probably be moving again soon x

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        • #5
          It's impossible to state what caused it. If it 'fixed itself' then it is something related to the server.
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