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Old 2002-11-23, 20:48
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Exclamation Welcome Back MBN!!!

The MBN is back and I'm HAPPY.
For those who didn't know what was wrong here's an explanation by wacko:
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20/11/2002 16:59 by wacko
Hello MBN members,

You might have noticed the MBN is down. As you probably know, the site is
hosted on El_Muerte's server which uses the college connection of the
University Twente. Well, this morning the central computers building with
switch and routing servers burned down for a large part.

I thought you'd like to know this, so I'm sending this mail to a lot of the
MBN members, thanks to Firephoenix who sent an email to all RMP members
yesterday.

What we currently know:

- El_Muerte is very likely safe. The burning building is far from the
student flats.
- No victims. No hazardous fumes.
- So very likely also no data loss on anything on El's servers.
- HP is supplying emergency network material
- We have no idea when UT will be back online

The IRC channel is still active. Feel free to visit anytime for current
news.
Channel: #lba
Network: EFnet

Regards,

~ wacko

--- More info -----------------------------------------------------------------------
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First official newsbulletin (Dutch)
http://srv1ut.utwente.virtu.nl/nieuw...bulletin1.doc/
Second official newsbulletin (Dutch)
http://srv1ut.utwente.virtu.nl/nieuw...bulletin2.doc/
Pictures
http://srv1ut.utwente.virtu.nl/nieuws/items/brand/
Webcam
http://webcam.traserv.com/
News posting on SlashDot
http://slashdot.org/articles/02/11/2...9.shtml?tid=99
News posting on Dutch computers related website
http://www.tweakers.net/nieuws/24366
Related forum thread (Dutch)
http://gathering.tweakers.net/forum/...essages/651737
News posting on other Dutch website
http://frontpage.fok.nl/news.fok?id=23971
I'm glad that El is ok, and more importantly: the MBN IS OK!

Mods are welcome to make this thread sticky.

Last edited by ChaosFish; 2002-11-23 at 20:55.
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Old 2002-11-23, 20:49
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Talking Yay!

Whoo Hoo!!!!

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Old 2002-11-23, 20:50
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Woopie!!
Hope you didn't inhale to much smoke El!

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Old 2002-11-23, 20:51
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Er, yeah it's back, you addicted freaks
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Old 2002-11-23, 21:12
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Old 2002-11-23, 21:17
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Old 2002-11-23, 21:18
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Tragic moments today in #lba
(check the timestamps )
Code:
[18:56] <[wacko]> omg
[18:56] <[wacko]> mbn is aliiiive :p

..

[18:58] <ElMuerte-> the MBN is back
[18:58] <[wacko]> pas de merde ;)

..

[19:08] * [wacko] changes topic to 'It's alive!'

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[19:10] <GAZogem> THE MBN'S BACK!

..

[19:12] <CrazyBee> is that fire real?

..

[19:15] <Homeless> YAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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[19:23] <|Jesse|> IT'S AAALLLLLLLLLLLIIIIIIIIVEEEEE!

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[19:29] <Anakkin> I'm so happy..
[19:31] <Anakkin> Group hug everyone!!

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[19:39] <ChaosFish> but there still isn't MBN
[19:39] <ChaosFish> >:*(
[19:39] <Medur> [ChaosFish]: it has returned
[19:39] <ChaosFish> NO!
[19:39] <Assassin|> YES!
[19:39] <ChaosFish> GOD
[19:40] <ChaosFish> YOU'RE RIGHT!
[19:40] <ChaosFish> PARTY ON!
[19:40] <ChaosFish> :)
[19:40] <ChaosFish> :)
[19:40] <ChaosFish> :)
[19:40] <Assassin|> :D
[19:40] <Medur> ;)
[19:41] <ChaosFish> I'm making a Welcome Back MBN thread

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[20:04] <SolidFlam> Is the MBN back?

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Old 2002-11-23, 21:41
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Old 2002-11-24, 10:03
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Lol at some of those time differences

Heh the MBN's an addictive drug, once you take it away, things start getting ugly
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Old 2002-11-24, 10:10
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We should be happy noone got hurt .
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Old 2002-11-24, 11:30
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Old 2002-11-24, 11:55
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Old 2002-11-24, 15:12
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wacko, I right away afterwards said "ah"...
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Old 2002-11-24, 18:17
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HHHHHHHHHHHYYYYYYYYYYHHHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH !!!!!
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Old 2002-11-24, 19:59
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