Definition of a term in the wiki... (in General)


Eurynome Bartleby [Bartleby's] January 12 2008 4:54 PM EST

I'd like to add "Cache Flush" to the CB glossary. I can do it myself no problem, but I'd like to see first if someone can come up a brilliant definition for the term.

Inspired? Shoot it here, I am a poor teacher :)

Thanks!

TheHatchetman January 12 2008 5:00 PM EST

Ya know how when you're going to the bathroom, and ya fill the toilet up with a buncha crap, you flush...

CB flushes it's crap at 4am everyday... takes a few minutes for the tank to refill, and forums, wiki, and stats pages are the only that don't require the water that the flush is currently using all of...

Admindudemus [jabberwocky] January 12 2008 5:05 PM EST

daily database maintenance that makes cb unavailable for a while around 3 to 4 am server time.

maybe we could add something about the things that get reset at cache flush. can't think of any atm but it seems there are some, hehe.

Underage Drinking [Battle Royale] January 12 2008 5:21 PM EST

O_O'

CB does number 2!

hide your shame sinners

Eurynome Bartleby [Bartleby's] January 12 2008 7:31 PM EST

Lots of things get reset at cache flush but I don't really know it's inner workings...

Also, are these the words used to describe what happens every hour, when stats update in the standings?
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