Can't upload saves in 479 Symmetry. Error message -puzzle closed.

Case number:671076-991087
Topic:Server
Opened by:randomlil
Status:Open
Type:Bug
Opened on:Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 11:10
Last modified:Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 19:46

This problem began two days ago. I usually upload saves to run scripts in the background when at work. Now 'can't contact server' message appears and 'puzzle closed' message even though there are still 5 days left on symmetry puzzle.

Mary (randomlil)

(Sat, 11/12/2011 - 11:10  |  2 comments)


Joined: 09/22/2011
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I suspect that the puzzle is, in actual fact, closed. I believe there was a bug discovered in either the puzzle, or the game mechanics. They probably closed the puzzle, so they could fix the bug. If this is the case, there is a chance that they may re-open the puzzle, once the issue has been fixed.

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Status: Open » Open
Type: Suggestion » Bug

Yes, we had to take this puzzle down due to serious bugs.

You can see the announcement in the puzzle page: http://fold.it/portal/node/991057#comment-14025

but next time we should post this information in the news.

Hopefully when we fix the symmetry bugs: http://fold.it/portal/node/991059#comment-14013
and we can repost this puzzle, you will still be able to reload your previous solutions.

We apologize for this and thank you for your patience

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