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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Amirya » Mon Oct 08, 2012 8:53 am

It used to be the same company, now two separate companies.

And problem is now fixed with much apologies as the auto-renewal is currently borked.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Shoju » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:04 am

halabar wrote:Bad practice. Because...

If your relationship with the hosting company goes bad, they can hold the name hostage.
Many hosting companies actually register the names themselves, so if you leave, you might be hosed.
Many of the hosting companies don't give you access to the domain names should you choose to use a filtering service such as Cloudflare.

I much prefer having all my domain names managed at one place, even if hosting is scattered among several providers.


If you go with a Hosting Company that registers the name themselves, you chose poorly. Of course they will then hold it hostage. Choosing to use one of those companies is just a terrible practice.

I've never had my hosting company tell me no on something like that. They have asked politely if I would rather use a product that they support, but if I insist, they have never said no.

Makes me wonder if the little company I use is just too cool, or what.... I've not had any of the "horror" type experiences.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby halabar » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:11 am

Shoju wrote:If you go with a Hosting Company that registers the name themselves, you chose poorly. Of course they will then hold it hostage. Choosing to use one of those companies is just a terrible practice.

I've never had my hosting company tell me no on something like that. They have asked politely if I would rather use a product that they support, but if I insist, they have never said no.

Makes me wonder if the little company I use is just too cool, or what.... I've not had any of the "horror" type experiences.


Problem is you really don't know.. kinda like insurance companies. Most people don't know what to ask.

Some of the smaller companies are actually far better in terms of service and response.

Still, I have enough domains that I would not want to spread them across the hosting companies were they are used or parked.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Shoju » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:15 am

halabar wrote:
Shoju wrote:If you go with a Hosting Company that registers the name themselves, you chose poorly. Of course they will then hold it hostage. Choosing to use one of those companies is just a terrible practice.

I've never had my hosting company tell me no on something like that. They have asked politely if I would rather use a product that they support, but if I insist, they have never said no.

Makes me wonder if the little company I use is just too cool, or what.... I've not had any of the "horror" type experiences.


Problem is you really don't know.. kinda like insurance companies. Most people don't know what to ask.

Some of the smaller companies are actually far better in terms of service and response.

Still, I have enough domains that I would not want to spread them across the hosting companies were they are used or parked.


I guess if you use different hosting companies, that'd be one thing, but I've been using the same company for everything for almost 15 years. The only complaint I've ever had is that they were a little (or a lot) slow in making affordable .php plans. But, like I said, they are a smaller company, so it's understandable.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Nordix » Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:23 am

Recent frustrations
>Getting DDOSed by funny pvp members in the guild

>Finding a rare,pulling it along with like 2 more mobs
>group of 5 shows up,they taunt it,cause it to evade multiple times,I still get the re-tag
>they pullmultiple mobs into my aoe,I accidentaly hammer them,theyoneshot me
>they get the tag,kill the rare
>Get told: "Fuck off and deal it with it loser"

I fucking hate my life now
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby KysenMurrin » Mon Oct 08, 2012 12:16 pm

Report them for griefing. 'Specially if they're saying that in chat.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby bldavis » Mon Oct 08, 2012 1:10 pm

KysenMurrin wrote:Report them for griefing. 'Specially if they're saying that in chat.

up until they said that, it was just life on a pvp server

but saying that is above and beyond simply ganking and messing with the opposite faction

and if they were the same faction, then its greifing from the get go
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby masterpoobaa » Mon Oct 08, 2012 2:46 pm

Which is why you roll a PvE server.
There are enough douchebags to go around without including the PvP element.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Nordix » Mon Oct 08, 2012 3:52 pm

Which is why I'm on a PVE server.
Arathor is a PVE server, not a PVP one.
(Tho I miss sometimes the ability to bash horde in the face)
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby bldavis » Mon Oct 08, 2012 3:57 pm

in that case, def report them for greifing
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Brekkie:Tanks are like shitty DPS. And healers are like REALLY distracted DPS
Amirya:Why yes, your penis is longer than his because you hit 30k dps in the first 10 seconds. But guess what? That raid boss has a dick bigger than your ego.
Flex:I don't make mistakes. I execute carefully planned strategic group wipes.
Levie:(in /g) It's weird, I have a collar and I dont know where I got it from, Worgen are kinky!
Levie:Drunk Lev goes and does what he pleases just to annoy sober Lev.
Sagara:You see, you need to *spread* the bun before you insert the hot dog.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby KysenMurrin » Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:01 pm

Finally found Scritch when no one was camping... and he didn't drop the Peace Pipe. :(
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby bldavis » Tue Oct 09, 2012 1:04 am

it is looking like i wont be raiding as my hunter after all
unless some ppl get off thier asses and level, we will need healers...again
so i guess i raid as an enh/resto shaman seeing as we have a priest, 2 mages, and possibly a lock depending on what an officer decides to do
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Brekkie:Tanks are like shitty DPS. And healers are like REALLY distracted DPS
Amirya:Why yes, your penis is longer than his because you hit 30k dps in the first 10 seconds. But guess what? That raid boss has a dick bigger than your ego.
Flex:I don't make mistakes. I execute carefully planned strategic group wipes.
Levie:(in /g) It's weird, I have a collar and I dont know where I got it from, Worgen are kinky!
Levie:Drunk Lev goes and does what he pleases just to annoy sober Lev.
Sagara:You see, you need to *spread* the bun before you insert the hot dog.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Cogglamp » Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:55 am

Dear Golden Hopling #30 hiding under the stairs,

Please place yourself in a position where I can easily click you and not have to try and use my terrible reflexes or bad attempts at making interaction keybindings to pluck you from the air when I reapply Ling's Tea time and time again.

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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Fetzie » Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:56 am

Can you perhaps get under the stairs using some kind of shrinking spell?
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Cogglamp » Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:59 am

I don't think so. We had our gnome and dwarves try and they couldn't get under either.

Wowhead says you have to "catch" it out of the air when you (re)apply the buff but I tried tirelessly that the darn Hopling actually despawned. I think we wasted 200g on the darn teas.
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