[Mediawiki-l] Commercial MedaiWiki hosting?

Andrew andrew.naismith at adelaide.edu.au
Thu Jan 4 05:17:58 UTC 2007

For what it's worth...

I had the same type of trouble with MySQL on Dreamhost, I contacted 
their support a couple of times and they eventually moved my site over 
to a different MySQL server. It's been a lot better since.


Roger Chrisman wrote:
> Anyone happy with your commercial MediaWiki Web host?
> Recommendations?
> Dreamhost.com virtual hosting, $7.95/month, where I host my MediaWiki 
> has frequent sluggish spells. I suspect the MySQL server is bogged down 
> by too many other virtual host customers (my wiki only gets a few hits 
> a minute, itself) and the overextended MySQL server is causing the wiki 
> to serve pages in 2-8 second instead of the 1-2 seconds that is 
> acceptable to normal website visitors. Normal people such as I'd like 
> Wikigogy to serve just wont wait more than 2 seconds to view a page. So 
> I need to find a faster MedaiWiki hosting solution. The slow down is on 
> again off again -- site is fine for a day or more and then everything 
> slows down again. It just wont do for my project.
> I'd love to hear from anyone who is using a commercial full MedaiWiki 
> Web host, on a virtual Web hosting account or otherwise, and is happy 
> with it.
> Thanks!

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