May 2013 DB server downtime

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OpenStreetMap had a very short period of read-only on 25 May 2012. This was to fix an urgent issue with the primary database server indexes.

The database was taken offline (not just read-only)

Initial ETA was "hours", but the sysadmins managed to bring it all back again much quicker (approx 15 minutes outage).

Original mailing list announcment