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    statistics page


    is statistics page working properly?i think that it's not working good..i have done 20 posts today and i'm not even in the list of top users of the month...jasonlambert take a look at that..
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    I think it refreshes every few hours,and it hasn't refreshed since you did your 20 posts;

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    yes it works....it refreshes after some hours...my mistake!
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    unfortunatly that page is very database intensive (does a lot of SQL queries), so it caches the data for a few hours to help reduce the load on the database and also help prevent DDOS attacks etc.

    Happy new year!

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    Happy new year from me too!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by jasonlambert
    unfortunatly that page is very database intensive (does a lot of SQL queries), so it caches the data for a few hours to help reduce the load on the database and also help prevent DDOS attacks etc.

    Happy new year!
    DDOSed from our own statistics.php...that would be funny.
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    this is CNN with Wolf Blitzer
    in an unprecedented attack, a disgruntled member, doppelganger, successfully ddos'd linuxforums.org by refreshing their statistics page over and over

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    ROFL..... lakerduck
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