1. cruiz1022's Avatar
    So I signed into myverizon to update one of my lines to a normal Droid Incredible (since it's gunna come out free for my father) look what I got:

    Error 503--Service Unavailable
    From RFC 2068 Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1:
    10.5.4 503 Service Unavailable

    The server is currently unable to handle the request due to a temporary overloading or maintenance of the server. The implication is that this is a temporary condition which will be alleviated after some delay. If known, the length of the delay may be indicated in a Retry-After header. If no Retry-After is given, the client SHOULD handle the response as it would for a 500 response.

    Note: The existence of the 503 status code does not imply that a server must use it when becoming overloaded. Some servers may wish to simply refuse the connection.

    now I REALLY hope this isn't something thats gonna happen at 3AM!!
    02-02-2011 09:10 PM
  2. cruiz1022's Avatar
    Just to inform you guys, I loaded it up a second time and it went through... just letting you guys know so you can prepare and know what CAN happen
    02-02-2011 09:13 PM
  3. shipwrestler125's Avatar
    people worry too damn much. You realize they usually shut down the site for a few minutes to work on maintenance things before a preorder. The way people are freaking out amazes me its just a phone people smh
    02-02-2011 09:14 PM
  4. Blackcash's Avatar
    I'm sure it's just maintenance to get ready for the launch.
    02-03-2011 12:11 AM
  5. ChrisGonzales90's Avatar
    or a server hicup. I've experienced that on a lot of sites.

    I'm sure Verizon set up some extra servers to handle everything. If you do experience a crash. Don't panic as that will only make matters worse.
    02-03-2011 12:54 AM
  6. Darth-gamer's Avatar
    Don't panic as that will only make matters worse.
    I suppose next you will tell me that in the event of an emergency my laptop CAN be used as a personal flotation device?
    02-03-2011 01:10 AM
  7. sunnyday2day's Avatar
    Apple has taken the store down...........getting ready for the big launch!
    The Apple Store
    02-03-2011 01:46 AM
  8. kch50428's Avatar
    The Apple Store saying right now...

    02-03-2011 01:47 AM
  9. Bradford's Avatar
    The verizon site is ALWAYS slow & usually runs like crap on a regular basis....nuthin new
    02-03-2011 01:49 AM
  10. Darth-gamer's Avatar
    The verizon site is ALWAYS slow & usually runs like crap on a regular basis....nuthin new
    That username wouldn't happen to be Bradford, PA would it? Home of the world famous Zippo lighter: :~D
    02-03-2011 01:57 AM
  11. Bradford's Avatar
    lol....nah just my name, im from jersey
    02-03-2011 02:26 AM
  12. Darth-gamer's Avatar
    Damn. I collect Zippos.

    (and I use the famous Virtual Zippo app on the iPhone, err, iPod for now, iPhone soon. )
    02-03-2011 02:27 AM