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Topic # 106428 24-Jul-2012 06:09 Send private message

Just got a pile of friend requests all at once?? Anyone else get this or maybe I am just mate du jour :)

Sorry if these requests were stuck somewhere and I didnt reply to people when they were actually requested.


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  Reply # 660720 24-Jul-2012 06:40 Send private message

I got the same. 7.

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  Reply # 660722 24-Jul-2012 06:45 Send private message

I got 2 this morning, one from a person I have seen on geekzone for a long time (so I accepted) but the other I didn't know, and their profile was pretty blank (no picture, no badges, no starting posts).

Admins???



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  Reply # 660723 24-Jul-2012 06:48 Send private message

OK its now a competition, 9 for me.

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  Reply # 660724 24-Jul-2012 06:51 Send private message

kiwitrc/scottjpalmer - are these requests from established members? Or new ones?

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  Reply # 660725 24-Jul-2012 06:52 Send private message

timbosan: kiwitrc/scottjpalmer - are these requests from established members? Or new ones?


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  Reply # 660726 24-Jul-2012 06:52 Send private message

Established.

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  Reply # 660728 24-Jul-2012 07:00 Send private message

Looks like it was a new feature back in 2007.
http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=4&topicid=14689

I got 3 today. Maybe it has taken 5 years for them to kick in?


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  Reply # 660729 24-Jul-2012 07:06 Send private message

Got 8 this morning, most of them I recognised.

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  Reply # 660730 24-Jul-2012 07:16 Send private message

I got 3 last night, 2 from recognised members.

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  Reply # 660739 24-Jul-2012 07:27 Send private message

I got three overnight too... certainly seems odd. Glitch?

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  Reply # 660741 24-Jul-2012 07:34 Send private message

Mauricio will enlighten us once he has tended to the ranch. In the mean time, bask in glory of being wanted :-p

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  Reply # 660752 24-Jul-2012 08:02 Send private message

Probably related to this thread.

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  Reply # 660756 24-Jul-2012 08:06 Send private message

RunningMan: Probably related to this thread.


Ah. I wonder if Mauricio just fixed some code and now we're all getting emails for friend requests that we actually 'received' months ago?

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  Reply # 660760 24-Jul-2012 08:14 Send private message

I came here looking for answers, i too had 5 overnight :)

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  Reply # 660768 24-Jul-2012 08:20 Send private message

Yes, those are all requests that were supposed to be sent month, years ago - seriously!

While looking at that other thread linked above I found a problem with email from that specific part of the system and fixed it last night - so no more Pending Friend Request from banned people clogging up the page and emails are now actually delivered.

So I took an executive decision to resend all the emails - because no one ever looks at the menu on top of the pages:



Some people would have that "Pending friend requests" link in the menu for years and never clicked on that...




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