[squeak-dev] SqueakSource.com problem - write access and logins currently not working

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Thu Oct 5 03:52:30 UTC 2017

All should be well now, sorry if I caused any alarm.

There was a minor problem affecting only a couple of user accounts, and I will
reply separately for them.

If anyone does experience any access problems, please reply here to the list.


On Wed, Oct 04, 2017 at 08:47:01PM -0400, David T. Lewis wrote:
> We are having a problem with access to squeaksource.com, both from the interactive
> web interface at http://squeaksource.com, and from MC repositories in your images.
> Read access is fine, but updates to squeaksource.com will fail with password violation
> errors.
> This is a problem in the server image. Cause of the problem is not yet determined,
> but further information will be found on the box-admins list:
>   http://lists.squeakfoundation.org/pipermail/box-admins/2017-October/date.html
> Write access to squeaksource.com is likely to be disabled for up to 24 hours (just
> guessing). If necessary, the image will be restored from a known-good backup from
> 17-Sept-2017, about 2 1/2 weeks ago. If that happens, some recent account changes
> and new project registrations will be lost, but all actual commits to repositories
> are stored on disk and will be preserved.
> Sorry for the inconvenience.
> Dave

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