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Forum issues? Search Error
« on: March 13, 2020, 12:30:20 pm »
When I try search I get "Unable to access the search daemon" is it just me?

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2020, 01:07:57 pm »
Nope - It's not just you !  :dunno

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2020, 01:16:21 pm »
When I try search I get "Unable to access the search daemon" is it just me?
I get the same message when search tries to return results.
- Tested using Firefox + IE, Win7


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EDIT: Tested with IE.  Also tried several limited searches looking in just one sub-forum and/or shorter timeframe -- same results.
« Last Edit: March 13, 2020, 02:42:53 pm by PL1 »

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2020, 02:04:22 pm »
ok thanks, google site search for me then :D

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2020, 05:17:05 pm »
no dice here... chrome + win10

tried with Edge, same error.

time to reboot the server.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2020, 05:25:32 pm »
I did reboot the server, that's when it started  >:D

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2020, 05:59:06 pm »
Well, that is well and proper borked. Boggle. I'm going to have to rip out the search engine and reinstall.

The bad news is I'm out of work starting Wednesday for two weeks.

The good news is I'm out of work starting Wednesday for two weeks, so I'll have time to dig into it proper.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #7 on: April 03, 2020, 02:47:02 pm »
I am having the same issue, any fixes yet?
Just help others because its the right thing to do...

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #8 on: April 16, 2020, 04:24:05 pm »
Same problem here. (Chrome & Win7)

Any updates?

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2020, 02:22:13 pm »
Same here. Any update?

I don't want to pile on here or nag, but I need help with several things and can't research them. I can't post without first researching, so I'm kind of in a holding pattern.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #10 on: June 14, 2020, 07:32:13 am »
Any progress on fixing the search function?

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #11 on: June 21, 2020, 08:14:45 pm »
I was wondering how this site gets maintained (besides saint)?  Is the hardware managed by an ISP so that multiple sysadmins can address issues in a timely fashion?

BTW, is there a donate button somewhere?  I've been active here on and off for 14 years, and would love to see the community provide more support for the longevity and maintainability of the site.  Loss of the community and historical data would be a tragedy.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #12 on: June 21, 2020, 08:55:17 pm »
Saint refuses to allow Malenko to fix this site.

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This forum needs more threads about Arcade 1Up cabinets.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #13 on: June 22, 2020, 11:46:38 am »
Here's a limited but somewhat useful workaround if you know a keyword and the poster.

- Under the poster's profile, click on "show posts".

- Use find (Ctrl-F or F3 in many browsers) and/or find next (Ctrl-G in many browsers) to see if the keyword is on that page of post results.

- If you don't find what you're looking for, go to the next page of results and find next. (Ctrl-G)


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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #14 on: June 22, 2020, 11:54:02 am »
You can also do a google search of just this website.

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #15 on: August 19, 2020, 03:22:09 pm »
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You can also do a google search of just this website.

on google:

your search term  site:forum.arcadecontrols.com
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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #16 on: September 05, 2020, 08:38:32 am »
Unable to search still. Has the search function been left non functional since march?

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Re: Forum issues? Search Error
« Reply #17 on: September 05, 2020, 10:30:56 am »
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Has the search function been left non functional since march?

Not sure when it started, but yes, at least.
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