For more than a year, the main MacTech web site (of which the forums get part of its content) have been hosted elsewhere. These have now been moved to Acquia.

The forums are on a completely different server, and they too for most of the last year have been hosted elsewhere [a different elsewhere] and are managed for MacTech by the creator of UBB.

There were differences to both moves. The difference you are seeing now is more noticeable because it removed the last of the issues ... which were the gating factor.

Because the needs of the main sites and UBB are so different, they are not likely to site on the same server ... ever. We tried that once early last year, and it didn't work well.

Gotta run.
Neil Ticktin
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