I hope we'll have some kind of update on this soon.
Even if it crashes occasionally, I think it would be good to have it up. Maybe set up crontab to check if the muck is down every so many minutes and restart it if so. Until it's figured out what's causing it of course.
No, it's been up consistently for maybe a week! We got a brand new server. I don't know why your connection is being rejected. Maybe you could try using the IP address instead of equestria.kaitain.org. That being: