Houston, we have a problem

Or rather “Mozilla, we have a problem”.
1 hour plus into the firefox 3 download day, and everyone is still having difficulties accessing firefox website. The whole website is down. I guess it must be due to heavy traffic. This is bad. Like that how to break world record?
But I must agree that its hard to keep the site up when the whole world is trying to access it together at the same time. Perhaps that is why nobody tried breaking this record yet. Perhaps its hard to break?
But perhaps it can be achieved with better management. Instead of the whole world going to the website at the same time, why not setup a queue number system? Get everyone to pre-register with firefox first. After registering, they will get a queue number and a time slot to access the website to download firefox. They must access the website during the stated time slot in order to download firefox 3. The system will spread the downloaders equally for the 24 hours time span so that the server can better handle the load.
Hmmm…. is that actually possible? If anyone can pull that kind of system off, I guess he/she deserves a Masters Degree in Logistic Management. Hahaha.
OK, I think too much already. Guess I’m not going to download Firefox 3 tonight. Let’s try later in the morning. Off to bed I go.
Updates@2:48am: Finally downloaded Firefox 3. Thanks to Kevin from Theory is the reason.
Updates@3:20am: Firefox website is up and running. No need setup any queue system. Hahaha. Download away!!!

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