Cloudflare problems

BootsMullery Posts: 2,768
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edited 2 February at 3:21AM in Site feedback
Problems between Cloudflare and Vanilla are not doing MSE any f(l)avours.

What happened?

The initial connection between Cloudflare's network and Vanilla timed out. As a result, the web page can not be displayed.

What can I do to resolve this?

Please try again in a few minutes. If the problem persists, you can contact the site owner to let them know you were unable to reach the website.

This has happened several times lately and a few minutes should read quite a few minutes, about 10 this time.



  • silvercar
    silvercar Posts: 46,766
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    I'm also getting this cloudfare problem. 

    • Error reference number: 504

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  • I_luv_cats
    I_luv_cats Posts: 14,432
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    Same happening here!!

    (using Chrome Desktop Ethernet, Full Fibre)

  • RacingDriver
    RacingDriver Posts: 389
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    Same issue here
  • molerat
    molerat Posts: 31,566
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    Keep get a time out.  
    Need to put some coins in the meter.
  • cymruchris
    cymruchris Posts: 4,886
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    Not getting any error messages but seems very, very, (did I say very?) slow at times over the last few days.
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  • fatbelly
    fatbelly Posts: 20,235
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    I just got the error. Lasted maybe 5 minutes
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