[78-L] Service interruption for 78-L

Malcolm Rockwell malcolm at 78data.com
Sat Aug 25 11:54:05 PDT 2012

Thanks, Ron. You da man!


On 8/25/2012 8:41 AM, Ron Fial wrote:
> Malcolm,  the change will be seamless.
> The mail server hostname is:     klickitat.78online.com
> The IP address of this server will change from   to
>    so at some point, if you ping the hostname, you will see that it is at a different address.
> The change should not affect any list member,  most people only connect to their
> ISP's mail server.
> We will 'overlap"  both addresses for a few days until the new IP address
> propagates on the Internet all over the  world, so at some point for a few hours you could
> have some members acessing the old and some the new address!
> Regards,
>     Ron Fial
>>   From Malcolm Rockwell Tue Aug 21 10:22:26 PDT 2012
> Will this change do anything to the current email address, or will that
> be seamless?
> Mal
> *******
> On 8/21/2012 5:14 AM, Ron Fial wrote:
>> We are shifting our servers to different ISP and new IP addresses.
>> Last night we had a service disruption because of a firewall that did not like being messed with.
>> There may be another disruption on Wednesday at 11 AM to 1 PM Pacific time
>> Sometime in the next few days the address of the 78-L list will change from to
>>  (klick.78online.com, klick.78online.net and klick.78online.org).
>> Both address will work for a while during the DNS changeover.
>>     Regards,
>>      Ron Fial,  78-L list manager

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