Posted on October 2, 2008 at 1:49 pm
Finally after 2 hours or hard work, I got tagz up and running. Its currently running on my vps (the same machine which was running the staging server). Here’s the background on the issue. The main server was running Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) Last night, I ran a standard apt-get update; apt-get upgrade. It upgraded [...]
Posted on October 2, 2008 at 11:40 am
Due to a libc upgrade gone awry, tagz.in has been down for the past 30 minutes. I’m working on bringing it up asap. UPDATE: Its up again, on a different machine.
Posted on September 25, 2008 at 10:35 am
Just added a new feature to Tagz yesterday (Subscriptions). Subscriptions allows all registered users to subscribe to a set of tags. Internally we ‘AND’ all the tags for every subscription and ‘OR’ the results of every subscription. Additionally, we also support stemming (like we do on every other feed). I see that a couple of [...]
Posted on September 2, 2008 at 9:24 pm
We silently launched tagz on September 1st. I posted about it on proggit last afternoon. The response has been pretty positive. Had some trouble initially. I did consider launching a 2nd ec2 instance at one point of time, but then the load reduced. Its relatively fast to launch another instance, change some settings and setup round [...]