That may temporarily help the members, but in the long run it will not help the forums growth any. If I can't view a forum before registering, I will usually just bolt.
We'll worry about the long run, in the long run.
Right now we're concerned with preventing the server from crashing from too many guests here for these two big weekends.
Schlottke and I are going to discuss how best to upgrade the servers as part of the things we're planning for the off season.
But in the process of doing that he's going to have to rework some things on his end, thats why we aren't doing the switchover immediately.
We'll go with the stop gap for these last two big weekends, and then we'll have plenty of time to figure out how we're going to do things in preparation for the Olympics.
During the off-peak portion of the rest of this season there will be no sign up required.
I am glad I am getting my money's worth.
Every penny Big.
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