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5141Re: [LinkStation_General] Re: Appeal for funds for a new provider of the linkstationwiki

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  • larryjadams@comcast.net
    May 6, 2006
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      I did not talk with the current domain owner, but I did talk to the hosting service.  Once it expires, we can request it.  I am ok funding it.  I want a complete redesign of the forum though.  I would like to convert to phpMyBB, if that's ok with you.
       
      TheWitness
       
      -------------- Original message --------------
      From: "cherrytreeproduction" <cherrytreeproduction@...>
      when did you talk to them?

      you have never told us that.

      tell me more.

      -- best regards
      -- mindbender


      --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, larryjadams@... wrote:
      >
      > Why don't we just renew the existing site?  I talked with the
      provider and that will work...
      >
      > TheWitness
      >
      > -------------- Original message --------------
      > From: "cherrytreeproduction" <cherrytreeproduction@...>
      > Hi all!
      >
      > You maybe noticed that there was pretty some action on the forum of
      > the linkstationwiki.
      >
      > http://www.linkstationwiki.org/forum/index.php
      >
      > we tried to move to a differen t server which mmoseley (which is a
      > reseller from www.rhserve.com we noticed later) suggested to move to
      > http://www.mthost.co.uk
      >
      > so...thought we got an good offer i started to built everything there...
      >
      > an enhanced miniBB forum....
      > a mediawiki as our main wiki......
      > mantis as a bugtracker.....
      >
      > and i uploaded 4 GB of data....
      > the whole downloadsection:
      > http://wallace.ultralab.ac.uk/ (as this is the current one) and
      > everything from the ipkg-feed:
      > http://feed.linkstation.org
      >
      > well....we got banned because i uploaded so much....but we had there
      > about 30 GB of disc space....so it more or less seemed to be a very
      > unserious provider.
      >
      > mmosoley was so kind to refund me the 43 pounds = 65 euros which i
      > paid for a year of hosting...
      >
      > ....damn....everything was setup....they even deleted the
      > sql-databases....i mean....i already moved many pages that day
      > manually....
      >
      >
      > well...there we are.
      >
      > as a new provider i would opt for
      > http://powweb.com/PowWeb/OnePlan/Detail
      >
      > i would subscribe for 2 years because then we get 14 monts for free.
      > also i would take www.linkstationwiki.info just for fun as it is free
      > and a free domain is included.
      >
      > another reason why i would choose this provider is that
      > www.linkstationwiki.org is hosted there...and it was reachable all
      > over the time.....it seems to be a real serious hosting service.
      >
      > but as i am a student i need some support for that. i do not have
      > 186.33 US Dollar = 146.639 Euro .....i have the 65 euros that i got
      > b ack from mmosoley......but thats all.
      >
      > So this is a appeal for funds to get the money needed to pay for the
      > new provider.
      >
      > here is the link to the forum-thread and my personal home-page (where
      > the paypal button is):
      >
      > http://linkstationwiki.org/forum/4_895_0.html
      > http://www.unet.univie.ac.at/~a0025690/
      >
      > i hope you help our small community to survive....
      >
      > if we take no action, www.linkstationwiki.org will expire on the 6th
      > of July...and all the information would be lost.
      >
      > so if you got some valuable information from the linkstationwiki and
      > you would like to support it then donoate some money....
      >
      > thank you in advance
      > -- mindbender
      > -- http://linkstatio nwiki.org/Profiles/Mindbender
      >
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