Radio-Info hostile takeover; new site launching Sunday
Sun Apr 23 16:04:20 EDT 2006
I can't get in either. There are several possible reasons for this, not the
least of which is that they have probably crashed the database by adding in
the 100,000 old posts that Lance and Sam removed a few months ago to speed
things up. Not a good sign for them. They also could be trying a new
script but since I'm not associated with them anymore I can only speculate
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dan Strassberg" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Laurence Glavin" <email@example.com>; "Boston Radio Interest"
Sent: Sunday, April 23, 2006 3:01 PM
Subject: Re: Radio-Info hostile takeover; new site launching Sunday
> Either radio-info.com is up only fitfully or it is being selective about
> whom it allows in. I read your message here and tried to access the site.
> cannot. An earlier attempt elicited a message that said maintenenace was
> being conducted and told me to try again later (where later was not
> defined). My latest four attempts did not elicit any message--just a
> progress bar, that, on one occasion, turned--after a long wait--into a
> 404--Not found page.
> Dan Strassberg, firstname.lastname@example.org
> eFax 707-215-6367
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Laurence Glavin" <email@example.com>
> To: "Bob Nelson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; "Steve West"
> Sent: Sunday, April 23, 2006 2:09 PM
> Subject: Re: Radio-Info hostile takeover; new site launching Sunday
>> > ----- Original Message -----
>> > From: "Bob Nelson" <email@example.com>
>> > To: "Steve West" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com,
>> > Subject: Re: Radio-Info hostile takeover; new site launching Sunday
>> > Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 08:01:22 -0400
>> > I was replying to a post on radio-info about the future of the Red Sox
>> > rights/WBOS, etc.
>> > (as in, "if Entercom moved WEEI to 93.7 FM, maybe they could keep the
>> > Sox?") but my post wouldn't show up, and I quickly found that
>> > radio-info wasn't working. A few moments later I logged in and the new
>> > board showed up, with posts going up to April 20th and instructions
>> > for members to reapply but with a different password. Tried to do this
>> > but couldn't get the confirmation email to show up.
>> I just posted an item using my long-time ID without any problems...
>> it seems to be working a skosh faster. I checked Northern New England
>> New York City and everything appears to be the same.
>> Search for businesses by name, location, or phone number. -Lycos Yellow
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