back to article Yak-yak app Slack cracks, flacks gobsmacked: Can this bug be whacked or will code be rolled back?

Slack has been up and down on Monday thanks to a mystery issue the software's maker is still probing. The next-gen IRC creator said it is aware that some netizens, whether they are using the desktop or mobile flavor of the app, are at times noticing delays or are unable to send messages. The glitches began to manifest around …

  1. IceC0ld

    no comment re the thread, but way to go for the title :o)

    your copy writer can have one on me

  2. HildyJ Silver badge


    Whack patch pack or stacked racks crack?

    At least they followed the outage rule - Monday morning, please.

    1. 2+2=5 Silver badge

      Re: Slack

      Yakety yak ... don't talk Slack

  3. jake Silver badge

    During the meanwhile ...

    ... Slack(ware) and old-fashioned IRC has been working just fine. I can't remember the last time I has any issues with it, probably twenty years ago or so.

  4. David Roberts

    Cut them some

    Slack, guys.

  5. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Given that messaging on slack is primarily a distraction from doing actual work, I expect productivity to go up substantially when the site is down.

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