[Update: 21/06/2023 08:30 BST] The maintenance work has completed and the XMPP server is available again The XMPP server is currently down for some unexpected maintenance. I do not expect it will currently be up until tomorrow while I attempt to tame a rather runaway database.
[2:00pm] The work has been finished. There may need to be some minor configuration changes, but it should not interrupt any connections [Original post] There will be an upgrade to the server on Sunday 3rd December from 10:00am GMT. This is an upgrade to Prosody (the XMPP server software) which will add additional features to Read More …
The server crashed yesterday which took down the XMPP service. Once the server was restarted and service resumed I’m afraid we didn’t notice a crash in the database which powers it. We have now fixed the database and the server is back up and working again as normal.
[22:00] This work has finished and there should be no further interruptions this evening. There will be some server interruptions on and off this evening as work is ongoing on the backend SQL server.
The IP address of the server is changing over the next few days. There should only be a brief downtime at some point during the switch over with only a short interruption to services.