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Downtime tonight (Thurs 25th) - 10.30pm - New Server coming hooray

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JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 10:47:51

Hello all,

Mumsnet will be down tonight from 10.30pm (not 10.00 pm as previously advertised) while YetMoreTech and BigTech fiddle in the shed to get our shiny new server up and running. Many apologies for the inconvenience but hopefully it will mean the end to the night-time go-slows you've all been heroically enduring.

(Fingers crossed they don't break it!)

MamaG Thu 25-Sep-08 10:50:15

BUT WHAT IF I GO INTO LABOUR????????? <panic>

PuppyMonkey Thu 25-Sep-08 10:50:37

Way past my bedtime anyway!

elkiedee Thu 25-Sep-08 11:04:14

What? You mean I have to talk to my dp?

psychomum5 Thu 25-Sep-08 11:10:32

but but but

<<<psycho goes to lie down in shock>>

<<and comes back, saves the lying down in shock for later when she is forced to>>

YetMoreTech (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 11:10:37

Oh no elkiedee. This is the trouble with starting a second thread. See:

No prizes

fryalot Thu 25-Sep-08 11:14:35

MamaG - you're not due yet.
You won't go into labour.

If you do, there's always bounty

<<<runs away>>>

MamaG Thu 25-Sep-08 11:15:42

bounty? I'd prefer a boost, not a huge fan of coconut

and FYI squonkola I AM THE OP in teh damp undercarriage thread <dubious pride>

FluffyMummy123 Thu 25-Sep-08 11:16:33

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JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 11:36:18

No - dh would have asthma attack and die

JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 11:38:18

This is officially the first thread on this subject now by the way - I've stickied it <<evil all-powerful cackle>>

fryalot Thu 25-Sep-08 11:39:54

MamaG - how about a Twix? You have a damp undercarriage???? grin

<<<furiously knits booooooteeeees>>>

JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 11:39:59

MamaG, I'm sure our extremely clever techs won't take too long... (famous last words)

fryalot Thu 25-Sep-08 11:41:22

Justine - if MamaG has a baby and we all miss it (of course, she WILL be keeping her laptop with her at all times and updating us at one end, whilst she pushes at t'other) we will have no alternative.

We shall have to post you a cat grin

YetMoreTech (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 11:47:02

Pah. Mine has more replies.

TigerFeet Thu 25-Sep-08 11:59:26

I anticipate a baby boom in approx 9 months' time

<<oooh MamaG a damp undercarriage grin>>

S1ur Thu 25-Sep-08 12:30:31

Gosh its like CERN all over again.

Only hopefully with a little less black hole terror and more of the actually working bit.

SheSellsSeashellsByTheSeashore Thu 25-Sep-08 13:25:26

hmm talk to dh??? methinks ill have an early night. alone grin

mamag sorry to panick you but i had a 'damp undercarriage' and was induced three days later. twas fine though worked straight away. much easier, shorter labour than with dd1 who decided that she would take her time.

AbricotsSecs Thu 25-Sep-08 13:35:24

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MerlinsBeard Thu 25-Sep-08 15:01:11

in 9 months time there will be an influx of babies i tell yawink

MerlinsBeard Thu 25-Sep-08 15:02:08

tiger feet beat me to it(will the new server load pages quicker then?)

JustineMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 25-Sep-08 15:44:17

Yes much quicker.

theultimatethreadkiller Thu 25-Sep-08 15:46:35

I might use the time to look at another parenting site shock

Buda Thu 25-Sep-08 15:48:55

Justine..... you know you said you stickied this thread? Well it's not stickied for me!

TrinityRhino Thu 25-Sep-08 16:11:19

I dont want you to do that!

stop it right now
MN is not allowed to be down, ok???

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