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    Core in pounce mode Moderator

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    I keep getting:

    Cannot open XML File

    very randomly while trying to access forums or threads. Been happening since the server move.
     
    Core, Apr 4, 2008
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    spike228 ST 38 VIP Member

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    This has happened to me once. Refreshing the page got me moving along. I thought it was just a random glitch. It hasn't happened to me ever since.
     
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    Goober THQ's Jester Moderator

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    Has not happened yet. Have you tried clearing out your files?
     
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    Ian Administrator

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    Could you take a screenshot of the error for me please if it happens again? I've not heard of that error before, but I'll have a look at the server logs today and see if I can spot anything weird. :)
     
    Ian, Apr 4, 2008
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    I've had it too
     
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    Core in pounce mode Moderator

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    I tried to attach a screencap as an attachment to this post, but once I hit the upload button in the attachment management window, it resulted in the following error message:

    Anyways, here's the screen cap of the XML error. It's really just that sentence and that's it.
     
    Core, Apr 4, 2008
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    Core in pounce mode Moderator

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    To see new posts since my last visit, I clicked the New button, and got this response:

     
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    Ian Administrator

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    OK it looks like I've got some work to do still - I'll see if I can get this sorted now :)

    Thanks for the screencap!
     
    Ian, Apr 4, 2008
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    Ian Administrator

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    It looks like the XML problem is due to a hack called vbgooglemap, but I didn't think that was installed on this board - I'll see if I can find out more about what causes it now.

    edit : found it was installed and running as a cron, but now fixed :)

    Attachment test:

    shortcutarrow2.jpg
     
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