UCSB Web Glitch?

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LuminiferousAether
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UCSB Web Glitch?

Postby LuminiferousAether » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:44 pm

Hi all,

Earlier today, when I logged into UCSB's application status page the "Decision Available" line was grayed out.

Just now, it's gotten a green check-mark, and is no longer grayed out (but is not a link). In contrast, "Application Review Page" and "Application Completed" are now grayed out (which makes no sense).

The status page looks exactly the same as it used to!

Is anyone else having this problem? Maybe it's a university-wide glitch? Or maybe they've just chosen me to sadistically tell "We've made a decision, but we're not going to tell you what it is!"

Help!!

P.s. Here's an image of what I'm seeing now:
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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:50 pm

woah, mine looks like that too. I bet it's a web glitch and everyone's looks like that because I don't expect an early admit from them.



omg now instead of clicking refresh on my email, I'm clicking over and over again on the green "decision available" even though there is no link and I know it's a web error. I can't stop myself!!! Aaaah!
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calphys
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Postby calphys » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:51 pm

I think it's fine. I just checked, and got this. I'm pretty sure it means I got in:

The web site you are accessing has experienced an unexpected error.
Please contact the website administrator.

The following information is meant for the website developer for debugging purposes.
Error Occurred While Processing Request
Error Executing Database Query.
[Macromedia][SQLServer JDBC Driver]Value can not be converted to requested type.

The error occurred in C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\eapp\Application.cfc: line 89

87 : <cfquery name="checkuser" dataSource="graddiv">
88 : SELECT * FROM Applications
89 : WHERE email=<cfqueryparam value="#cflogin.name#" CFSQLType="CF_SQL_VARCHAR">
90 : </cfquery>
91 : <cfif checkuser.RecordCount gt '0'>

SQL SELECT * FROM Applications WHERE email= (param 1)
DATASOURCE graddiv
SQLSTATE HY000
Resources:

* Check the ColdFusion documentation to verify that you are using the correct syntax.
* Search the Knowledge Base to find a solution to your problem.

Browser Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1.11) Gecko/20071127 Firefox/2.0.0.11
Referrer https://www.graddiv.ucsb.edu/eapp/startapp.cfm
Date/Time 07-Feb-08 06:49 PM
Stack Trace
at cfApplication2ecfc1261262707$funcONREQUESTSTART.runFunction(C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\eapp\Application.cfc:89) at cfApplication2ecfc1261262707$funcONREQUESTSTART.runFunction(C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\eapp\Application.cfc:89)

java.sql.SQLException: [Macromedia][SQLServer JDBC Driver]Value can not be converted to requested type.
at macromedia.jdbc.base.BaseExceptions.createException(Unknown Source)
at macromedia.jdbc.base.BaseExceptions.getException(Unknown Source)
at macromedia.jdbc.base.BaseData.getInteger(Unknown Source)
at macromedia.jdbc.base.BaseData.getObject(Unknown Source)
at macromedia.jdbc.base.BaseResultSet.getObject(Unknown Source)
at coldfusion.sql.QueryTable.populate(QueryTable.java:330)
at coldfusion.sql.QueryTable.populate(QueryTable.java:216)
at coldfusion.sql.Executive.getRowSet(Executive.java:311)
at coldfusion.sql.Executive.executeQuery(Executive.java:756)
at coldfusion.sql.Executive.executeQuery(Executive.java:675)
at coldfusion.sql.Executive.executeQuery(Executive.java:636)
at coldfusion.sql.SqlImpl.execute(SqlImpl.java:236)
at coldfusion.tagext.sql.QueryTag.doEndTag(QueryTag.java:500)
at cfApplication2ecfc1261262707$funcONREQUESTSTART.runFunction(C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\eapp\Application.cfc:89)
at coldfusion.runtime.UDFMethod.invoke(UDFMethod.java:344)
at coldfusion.runtime.UDFMethod$ArgumentCollectionFilter.invoke(UDFMethod.java:254)
at coldfusion.filter.FunctionAccessFilter.invoke(FunctionAccessFilter.java:56)
at coldfusion.runtime.UDFMethod.runFilterChain(UDFMethod.java:207)
at coldfusion.runtime.UDFMethod.invoke(UDFMethod.java:169)
at coldfusion.runtime.TemplateProxy.invoke(TemplateProxy.java:194)
at coldfusion.runtime.TemplateProxy.invoke(TemplateProxy.java:146)
at coldfusion.runtime.AppEventInvoker.invoke(AppEventInvoker.java:72)
at coldfusion.runtime.AppEventInvoker.onRequestStart(AppEventInvoker.java:160)
at coldfusion.filter.ApplicationFilter.invoke(ApplicationFilter.java:210)
at coldfusion.filter.RequestMonitorFilter.invoke(RequestMonitorFilter.java:51)
at coldfusion.filter.PathFilter.invoke(PathFilter.java:86)
at coldfusion.filter.ExceptionFilter.invoke(ExceptionFilter.java:69)
at coldfusion.filter.BrowserDebugFilter.invoke(BrowserDebugFilter.java:52)
at coldfusion.filter.ClientScopePersistenceFilter.invoke(ClientScopePersistenceFilter.java:28)
at coldfusion.filter.BrowserFilter.invoke(BrowserFilter.java:38)
at coldfusion.filter.GlobalsFilter.invoke(GlobalsFilter.java:38)
at coldfusion.filter.DatasourceFilter.invoke(DatasourceFilter.java:22)
at coldfusion.filter.RequestThrottleFilter.invoke(RequestThrottleFilter.java:115)
at coldfusion.CfmServlet.service(CfmServlet.java:107)
at coldfusion.bootstrap.BootstrapServlet.service(BootstrapServlet.java:78)
at jrun.servlet.ServletInvoker.invoke(ServletInvoker.java:91)
at jrun.servlet.JRunInvokerChain.invokeNext(JRunInvokerChain.java:42)
at jrun.servlet.JRunRequestDispatcher.invoke(JRunRequestDispatcher.java:257)
at jrun.servlet.ServletEngineService.dispatch(ServletEngineService.java:541)
at jrun.servlet.jrpp.JRunProxyService.invokeRunnable(JRunProxyService.java:204)
at jrunx.scheduler.ThreadPool$DownstreamMetrics.invokeRunnable(ThreadPool.java:318)
at jrunx.scheduler.ThreadPool$ThreadThrottle.invokeRunnable(ThreadPool.java:426)
at jrunx.scheduler.ThreadPool$UpstreamMetrics.invokeRunnable(ThreadPool.java:264)
at jrunx.scheduler.WorkerThread.run(WorkerThread.java:66)



Sorry for the ungodly long post. I couldn't resist.
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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:56 pm

how do you translate that into getting admitted? :?

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Postby cancelled20080417 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:56 pm

It looks like you guys got in. thats how I got mine.

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:57 pm

but when it said "decision available," couldn't you click it and see what the decision was? I can't see squat? OMG what if I got rejected?! :shock: :shock: Can't! Take! The! Suspense!

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Postby calphys » Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:58 pm

I can see the code. I figure it means I've broken into the matrix or something.

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:00 pm

AAAAAAAAHHH WHY DID YOU HAVE TO START THIS THREAD NOW I AM GOING INSANE!

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Postby cancelled20080417 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:01 pm

i was able to see the decision after I clicked on the green button.

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Postby LuminiferousAether » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:04 pm

Maybe someone who's already gotten in could login to the system. If it looks the same as ours, and they can't access their acceptance letter, it means that it's a system-wide problem, and not specific to our individual applications.

Just a thought!

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Postby twistor » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:04 pm

I can see the code. I figure it means I've broken into the matrix or something.


lmfao

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:05 pm

RG! Go to your UCSB page and see if you can click the green button!!! Hurry! LA and I can't click the green button! There is no linky!

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:05 pm

twistor wrote:lmfao


IT"S NOT FUNNY!!!

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Postby jct » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:15 pm

i see the code that calphys sees too. anyway everybody just calm down. looks like whoever's in charge of the web form will not fix it until tomorrow so i'll just wait till then

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:17 pm

go post your profile in the profile thread! (and welcome) (and no I will not calm down!)

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Postby cancelled20080417 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:19 pm

grae, I don see anything either. what the hell! did they eat up my acceptance?

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Postby tnoviell » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:19 pm

Damn, beat me to it.

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:20 pm

ok, it's a universal web glitch. I wonder if a decision will really be available once it is fixed or if part of the glitch is that every applicant's page looks like that. this is like torture!

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Postby butsurigakusha » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:20 pm

I think there is some sort of hidden message, and whoever figures it out will get accepted.

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Postby calphys » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:21 pm

anyway everybody just calm down. looks like whoever's in charge of the web form will not fix it until tomorrow so i'll just wait till then


Or, we could all head down there, accept their offer, and demand to move into our new housing. Who's with me?

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:23 pm

I'm with you. I'm a five-hour drive away...

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:25 pm

OK. That's it. I'm officially insane. I'm going to go get a beer and watch the game on TNT before I smash my head into my monitor.

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Postby butsurigakusha » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:30 pm

That sounds like a good idea, I think I'll join you (in spirit). But I don't drink beer, so I think I'll get a Mountain Dew. And instead of the game, I'll watch Scrubs on Comedy Central.

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:32 pm

awesome. i don't drink beer either, actually, but for some reason it suddenly sounded like a great idea.

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Postby tnoviell » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:38 pm

You don't drink beer?! Now that's insanity.

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Postby grae313 » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:40 pm

I love wine, I just never acquired a taste for beer. My friends are trying to work on that though and I must admit, I can tolerate it now :wink:

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Postby tnoviell » Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:42 pm

Soon, my friend, your toleration will turn into love.

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Postby twistor » Fri Feb 08, 2008 9:22 am

And then your love will turn to addiction.

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Postby grae313 » Fri Feb 08, 2008 1:14 pm

well I checked it again this morning and it is back to normal, and it shows no decision has been made :evil: . back to waiting.

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Postby will » Fri Feb 08, 2008 4:51 pm

And then your addiction will turn into candy?

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Postby tnoviell » Fri Feb 08, 2008 5:42 pm

And then your candy will turn into delicious beer.

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Postby VT » Fri Feb 08, 2008 5:48 pm

and then beer into love... and then.....




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