According to developers, a chain reaction of problems occurred because of one mistake.
Administration of the social networking site Twitter announced on troubleshooting in connection with the occurrence of which, Thursday, June 21, users around the world could not get access to microblogging.
Recall that at approximately 21:00 MSK developers reported undertaking the rehabilitation of the system. Problems have been eliminated, and an hour later all the social networking services have begun to operate stably.
“Failure of the software Twitter was not associated with breaking and entering, moving to a new office or Euro-2012 “, – noted in a statement. “Fall” of the site was associated with the occurrence of one error, reaching for a malfunctioning of the system.
According to one developer Sam Pullara Twitter (Sam Pullara), programmers have tried to increase the limit on the number of characters in the message, but the system did not accept the update. “The site is constantly” falling “, so we had to cancel the update,” – Pullara wrote in his microblog.