The forums are
Please note that as a result of the upgrade, many Avatars were not retained. We are not sure why that is. Maybe it is because they were hosted elsewhere but not Gravatars. But again, we are not sure.
AVATARS ARE NOW WORKING!
TECHNICAL SETTINGS YOU NEED TO ADHERE TO FOR AVATARS:
Max File Size: MAX 50KB
Max Image size: 100w x 100h
In the meantime, if you have an image location online that you can PM to me, I can add it to your profile.
On the lighter side of the news...the Moderation Team link which was broken with 3.3.0, is fixed with 3.3.1 upgrade done today.
EDIT: Just found out that because of the dynamic way the Avatars are resized in the new version of IPB, no remote images allowed. It will import your remote image or your Gravatar to the site.
We did lose a couple hours by having to use an slightly older database for the upgrade due to some issues with an earlier attempt at the upgrade. So we definitely lost the announcement here about the forums upgrade. It appears that the latest posting we have before the upgrade concluded was this one:
raymac46 - Apr 11 2012 08:29 AM
If you notice anything else wrong, once the forums are back online, please feel free to post in the Forum Feedback area here.
Edited by LilBambi, 14 April 2012 - 11:35 AM.
added the reason remote images were not retained and that we are back online now!