Tuesday, July 14, 2015

If you are trying to get a gator permit

DO NOT USE FIREFOX!!!!! ONLY USE INTERNET EXPLORER!!!  If you click on the link in Firefox, the website will take you to the program guidelines.  If you click on the link in Explorer, it will take you to the permit application page as it is supposed to do.  Don't bother if you are trying to get one on the Rez, those are completely sold out as are the ones for the Vicksburg area. Nothing like a glitch in the system.  One friend was able to get one but used his Iphone as the site was frozen on his computer.
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19 comments:

Anonymous said...

direct link to .gov site was the ticket.
https://www.ms.gov/mdwfp/alligator_permit/

bradley barnes said...

yea the network crashed as i was trying to get one as well crock of bull saying in paper that it would go off with out a hitch in sunday paper.

Anonymous said...

Yeah, Ricky Flynt was on the radio telling all how wonderful it was going to be.

Kingfish said...

Ricky is a good guy and knows his stuff. I'm not going to blame him where the fault lies with IT.

I guess it didn't occur to government employees that not everyone uses a government computer loaded with explorer.

Anonymous said...

It wasn't a browser issue, it was a bandwidth issue. The MDWFP server did not handle the traffic.

Anonymous said...

They sold out in 30 minutes...worked fine for me in Safari.

Kingfish said...

Disagree. I was able to get in several times using IE. Before and after using Firefox, I never could.

bradley barnes said...

i tried logging in from chrome at strait up 9 and mdwfp site was down.

Anonymous said...

I had the exact opposite happen to me. I tried and tried with IE but as soon as I used Firefox it worked. At the same time another guy in the office was able to get in using IE.

Anonymous said...

I blame Stump, he said over and over it would work, well guess what, it didn't work. He should have kept his trap shut if he was not sure.

How the hell is someone supposed to get a permit if they don't own a computer?

Anonymous said...

You all somehow believe that the process was designed for your convenience. News flash - it wasn't. The wildlife folks could care less how difficult the applicants had it, nor are they concerned in the least that you might not have a computer. They sold out of all their permits in 30 minutes, so it was a successful day for them.

Anonymous said...

The buck stops with Flynt. He hyped the hell out of it. IT is the tail, not the dog and it is Flynt's job to make sure all the potential scenarios were covered by his support groups. If Flynt isn't ultimately responsible then get his ass off TV and Radio and put the IT guys on instead.

Shit KF you sound like Obama at the launch of the Obamacare website.

Anonymous said...

Clicked on the MDWFP permit link using Explorer the second 9 o'clock hit. It wouldn't open obviously due to high traffic. After trying to refresh several times I used my phone and although it was very slow (I had a full signal) I was able to fill in my info and get to the zone selection page at 9:15. All zones were sold out except Northeast by then. Not making that drive.

Anonymous said...

I'd like to see the list of who got permits. I'd guess it'd show Hayes Dent, Pete Perry, some of the Barbours, Stacey Pickering, Pheel's barber's husband, Tater's limo driver, the Walkers and that ilk. Probably not a Dem in the bunch. Glitch my ass!

Anonymous said...

the draw was a crock of crap the mdwfp should be ashamed at all the hype that went into promoting how well it was going to run im not even in it but i knew the site was going to crash

Kingfish said...

Where is Melanie defending our right to hunt gators without a license?????

Kingfish said...

I can see bandwidth issues causing one to get "hung up" while waiting to access the right page. However, the link was taking me directly to the program guidelines. It was as if the link had not been updated. That is what is puzzling.

Anonymous said...

yea that the problem ricky said there would be no band with issues.

Leave The Damned Gators Be said...

There's nothing Kap'n Kaingaroo doesn't know. I'm sure he'll weigh in and 'splain it all. Gators love Kaingaroos.

Kingfish pandering and alibying for Flynt reminds me of Obama taking up for that woman who looks like Prince Charles and eventually firing her.

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