Sticking it to the CPU Exceeded Errors!

I’ve only been with Bluehost for about 7 months, and for the most part, I’ve been very happy with the speed and service they offer. However, recently, as many of you are aware, all my websites have been shut down for 5-10 minutes, multiple times a day for exceeding the CPU limits. I’ve studied the error logs and it appears that these errors are caused by slow MySQL queries to the database. Since most of […]

Notice: Moving LongCountdown.com

I’ve started to move this blog across to my new web host. It can take up to 72 hours to “propagate” around the internet, so for the time being I’ve closed the comment form. In the meantime, I’ll let you admire my new ultra-skinny blog template! 🙂 If you have a comment, find me on Twitter at @longcountdown. I’d love to hear from you!

JapanSoc Update – 100 Users and Upcoming Downtime

JapanSoc hits 100 users!  Edward Chmura put out a good word for JapanSoc on Japundit this week, helping to push the number of registered users over the 100 mark. Let me thank Ed, who is also responsible for the excellent Japan Talk podcast, and let me welcome any new JapanSoc users to my blog, the place where I post updates about the site (so please subscribe!). Web host problems continue… Lately I’ve been hugely frustrated […]