The first question people usually ask upon meeting me is, “Can you ride a pig?” I’ve never worked out if they mean in Minecraft or in real life. The second question is, “Can you run a Minecraft server on the Raspberry Pi?” The answer to both is, of course, “Yes”. Edwin Jones (EdwinJ85 on the … Continue reading →
Because Pete Stevens at Mythic Beasts is brilliant, the period the site was down for while he moved our database and web servers lasted for under 5 minutes (and in the time between his bringing everything back up, dialling my phone number and my picking up, we had 30k hits, which graphically illustrates our need … Continue reading →
In the last month or so, we’ve steadily accumulated so many daily visitors that our server setup just isn’t up to the task of dealing with all of them any more. This is why you’re seeing database errors so frequently. Tomorrow (March 7 2012) we’ll be taking the website offline while we migrate to new … Continue reading →