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by Pete A
Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:35 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum problem today (Tuesday 23/02/2016)
Replies: 0
Views: 1267

Forum problem today (Tuesday 23/02/2016)

Anyone visiting the forum earlier today would have got an error message. Unfortunately the server database got slightly corrupted. It has now been fixed, however there's a chance that some database fields may have been corrupted. if you come across broken links, missing images, or garbled text, plea...
by Pete A
Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:07 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!
Replies: 37
Views: 5251

Re: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!

For those having to log on each time, make sure you go to the new address rather than entering the old one. Going to the old address and letting the website forward you will cause the logon to appear. This means deleting your old favourites etc. Additionally, at the bottom of the forum there's a lin...
by Pete A
Sat Jan 30, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!
Replies: 37
Views: 5251

Re: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!

Website is now live.

Please note the new web address:

forum.bcss.org.uk

The old address will now forward to this.

If you find any dead images or links, please let us know so we can fix them.
by Pete A
Sat Jan 30, 2016 11:01 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!
Replies: 37
Views: 5251

Re: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!

Website going offline in 60 seconds.
by Pete A
Sat Jan 30, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!
Replies: 37
Views: 5251

Re: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2100 GMT today!

Some server side changes are taking longer than expected so the down-time is delayed. I'm still hoping to do it tonight. Watch this space.
by Pete A
Sat Jan 30, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!
Replies: 37
Views: 5251

Forum off-line for maintenance at 2300 GMT today!

I plan to take the forum off-line at 2100 GMT for around an hour. Please don't make any forum postings close to this time.

Note change of time.
by Pete A
Sat Jan 30, 2016 4:52 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Society seed
Replies: 7
Views: 1960

Re: Society seed

Thanks to help from Allan Armitage and the other seed counters, we are now almost ready for the seed distribution.

I expect to deliver it to the seed distributer on Monday so distribution should start sometime this week.
by Pete A
Sun Jan 10, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Society seed
Replies: 7
Views: 1960

Re: Society seed

As per the previous notice, a large batch of seed was lost by the Royal Mail for a considerable amount of time. It was eventually found and arrived the day before we had to finalise the list for printing. Without them the seed list would have been considerably shorter so I took the decision to keep ...
by Pete A
Sun Jul 19, 2015 9:55 pm
Forum: The Cactus & Succulent Plant Forum
Topic: Label printer - recommendations?
Replies: 16
Views: 2886

Re: Label printer - recommendations?

O, and buy compatible tapes, Brother's are very expensive. This is one of the few occasions where I stick with the OEM's consumables. Brother's TZ labels are UV, heat and chemical proof and normally outlast the plastic label they're stuck to. I've never seen one fade yet. What I have seen is faded ...