XF 1.1 503 error after moving site to new server


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Hi, Really hoping someone maybe able to help.

Ive got three xenforo forums currently hosted on a VPS. Turns out I no longer require a VPS so am in the process of moving my sites over to Godaddy ultimate shared hosting.

Ive moved one site, and had no issues at all.

Im trying to move the other two and when I preview through a proxy it comes back with:

The requested resource could not be loaded because the server returned an error:
503 Service Temporarily Unavailable (?).

Ive changed the domains nameservers
Ive copied the SQL database and imported - that is all showing as ok in phpmyadmin
Ive copied all the files and uploaded them via FTP - these are showing as ok.

My first site is working fine on the new server, so no issues with the server being down.

Any help greatly apprciated.

Adam Howard

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GoDaddy is not good for much of anything except simple html pages. I've never seen a forum or even a blog manage well on Godaddy (anything requiring php & mysql combination).

Glad you got this working. If you mind sharing who you got for hosting, it could help others who find this thread
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