Hot Topic Spamming Failures - I follow a friend into a Hot Topic store in the mall. Saw some cool merchandise. Decided to buy something. The salesperson asked me a bunch of questions, ...
When in Doubt, Reboot
Other people on the team had the same problem. That was no good. It was a global problem. Some other people tried late through the night, and even the next day. They were unsuccessful. I got a message from the team responsible for the source code control. They recommend we clear up space on our C: drive and reboot out machines.
Now I can understand that a reboot might correct a single user problem. But this was a global problem. I did reboot my machine for grins. Of course that did not solve the root cause. Now they are rebooting servers to hope it fixes the problems. I suspect we are going to be dealing with this problem for the long haul.