We just finished provisioning your new DreamHost Private Server:
(It still might be a couple of hours before your entire site content
is transferred over, but the new machine is up and working now!)
She’s got 2300 MB of memory!
Why so high? Well, in order to make sure it’s enough, we now automatically
give everybody tons to start out with, and the first week of your PS is
After a day or two, check your actual usage from
And then adjust your memory to the correct amount. If you forget to,
don’t worry, we’ll set it for you at the end of the week so you don’t
get charged something crazy!
Sometimes, if you’ve set your levels WAY too low (you’ll get “500
internal server errors” or other problems), you’ll need to reboot
your private server (it’s super-quick) before resetting your memory:
Please contact us if you have any questions or problems at all!
The Happy DreamHost PS Team!
P.S. Remember, in a week you will be charged for whatever level you’ve
set your PS to then. (But you get a 20% discount if you have more than
one DreamHost PS MySQL!)
P.P.S. Since the IP Address of your site has changed, it may take a day
or two before the new DNS information has propagated across the Internet
and everything is transitioned to ps61917, but don’t worry… the
process should be seamless!