Twisting the Hellmouth Server Status

We will post details on this page of any reasons why www.tthfanfic.org or forum.tthfanfic.org may not be available.


  • 31st January 2015 - Morning (10 - 10:30AM EST) reboot after applying system patches.

  • 29th January 2015 - Early morning - Main site down for approx. 5 hours. Software issue.
  • 21st January 2015 - Evening - Now on new server. Some minor issues still being worked on. See Site news for details.
  • 18th January 2015 - Most of day - Server died -  disk failure. Plans to move to a new server moved ahead. Server in Read-Only mode.
  • 11th January 2015: Early morning - Brief outages of approx. 5 minutes due to power issues at hosting site.

  • 19th September 2014: The site will be down for approximately 60 minutes, or possibly longer, between 12:00AM and 3:00AM EST for a server move by our hosting site.


  • 16th April 2012: The site will be down for around 30 minutes at 20:00 GMT / 16:00 EDT to change the server IP address
  • 9th October 2010: The site will be down for about 20 minutes to move the database between disks
  • 5th Ocotber 2010: The site will be down for a few minutes at 15:30 EST to diagnose a problem with the server reboot time
  • 3rd October 2010: The site will be down for most of the day in order to replace the hard disk and upgrade the OS.
  • 25th September 2010: The site was taken down for 3 hours to prepare for a hard disk replacement. Another outage is expected in the next few days to actually replace the disk.
  • 23rd September 2010: There appears to be a hardware fault with the server. It may be offline in the near future while the disk is replaced.
  • 8th December 2009: Server was offline for 75 minutes due to router problems at the hosting data center.
  • 22th August 2009: Site is offline due to a failure to reboot after an OS upgrade. Waiting for the hosting company support team to look at the issue. Issue is now resolved - downtime was approx 10 minutes.
  • 19th April 2009: New hardware is installed  and all appears to be working.
  • 18th April 2009: The main site and forums will both be down for a few hours at some point this weekend in order to upgrade the server hardware.
  • 14th Dec 2008: Status Page Created. All is well.
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