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  Reply # 548626 22-Nov-2011 19:48 Send private message

Yes, it happens. Working on that.







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  Reply # 548653 22-Nov-2011 21:15 Send private message

You can now opt out of Geekzone Badges in your profile page.

Also there's a new badge (and a few others coming soon) that you only see from IPv6 - I have one!







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  Reply # 548657 22-Nov-2011 21:46 Send private message

Also note the badges "disappeared" temporarily at the time I'm posting this, but will reappear shortly. After this, the duplicated badges problem won't happen again.







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  Reply # 548678 22-Nov-2011 22:57 Send private message

And Geekzone Badges are all back - except the duplicates now.





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  Reply # 548689 23-Nov-2011 00:03 Send private message

freitasm:

Good idea. In our private forums we thought of manual badges - like "Attended Geekzone Pizza" or "KFC or nothing for Nate"...

 


Yes, as I have been to the Geekzone Pizza nights, it would be great to get one of those badges : )

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Reply # 548690 23-Nov-2011 00:09 Send private message

freitasm: Also note the badges "disappeared" temporarily at the time I'm posting this, but will reappear shortly. After this, the duplicated badges problem won't happen again.



Do we get compenstation for the time we lost our badges?




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Reply # 548692 23-Nov-2011 00:18 Send private message

johnr:
freitasm: Also note the badges "disappeared" temporarily at the time I'm posting this, but will reappear shortly. After this, the duplicated badges problem won't happen again.



Do we get compenstation for the time we lost our badges?


Here's a badge just for you john

  or perhaps

:)




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  Reply # 548751 23-Nov-2011 09:11 Send private message

freitasm: The IPv6 one is good... Only when have IPv6 back on track though.



Yes, I see that you have the IPv6 badge, but we mere mortals can't, since www.geekzoe.co.nz lacks AAAA records at the moment. Frown


;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 62753
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 5, ADDITIONAL: 8

;; QUESTION SECTION:
;www.geekzone.co.nz. IN ANY

;; ANSWER SECTION:
www.geekzone.co.nz. 11425 IN A 202.175.128.164

;; AUTHORITY SECTION:
geekzone.co.nz. 40225 IN NS ns5.mydyndns.org.
geekzone.co.nz. 40225 IN NS ns4.mydyndns.org.
geekzone.co.nz. 40225 IN NS ns2.mydyndns.org.
geekzone.co.nz. 40225 IN NS ns1.mydyndns.org.
geekzone.co.nz. 40225 IN NS ns3.mydyndns.org.

;; ADDITIONAL SECTION: ns3.mydyndns.org. 71017 IN A 208.78.69.76
ns3.mydyndns.org. 11175 IN AAAA 2600:2003::76
ns4.mydyndns.org. 17130 IN A 91.198.22.76
ns4.mydyndns.org. 20129 IN AAAA 2600:2004::76
ns2.mydyndns.org. 60797 IN A 204.13.249.76
ns2.mydyndns.org. 82652 IN AAAA 2600:2002::76
ns5.mydyndns.org. 71798 IN A 203.62.195.76
ns5.mydyndns.org. 71890 IN AAAA 2600:2005::76

Received 330 bytes from 10.201.12.80#53 in 82 ms

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Reply # 548753 23-Nov-2011 09:15 Send private message

BarTender:
johnr:
freitasm: Also note the badges "disappeared" temporarily at the time I'm posting this, but will reappear shortly. After this, the duplicated badges problem won't happen again.



Do we get compenstation for the time we lost our badges?


Here's a badge just for you john

  or perhaps

:)


Work has already issued me with these, You have to get in line!






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  Reply # 548758 23-Nov-2011 09:29 Send private message

michaeln:
freitasm: The IPv6 one is good... Only when have IPv6 back on track though.



Yes, I see that you have the IPv6 badge, but we mere mortals can't, since it lacks AAAA records at the moment. 


That's because we are waiting for Datacom to free up an address for us, since they still don't offer this at their datacentre. I was using a VPN - only way to test. I found a couple of problems since the new login/session management system in place was deployed AFTER we retired our previous IPv6 range. Fixed, working for when IPv6 comes back for us.

 




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  Reply # 548759 23-Nov-2011 09:31 Send private message

tonyhughes: Badges. Very cool.

Fun aspect to the site. :-)


+1

I like the badges.

Pret-tee! :-)

Can we have a 3D badge? :-)

 




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  Reply # 548799 23-Nov-2011 10:36 Send private message

KennyM: 'confused badge' or 'frequently confused badge'

User has posted (X number of posts) containing a Question Mark.


Once again, I dont get this? 

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  Reply # 548802 23-Nov-2011 10:44 Send private message

Oh Lordy, not sure I like realising I have been on here for over 5 years!!







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  Reply # 548810 23-Nov-2011 10:51 Send private message

freitasm: You can now opt out of Geekzone Badges in your profile page.

Do you get an 'opt-out' badge for that??  Wink

Seriously... it shows you've made a conscious decision on it. 

Personally I don't see why all the  badges associated with numbers, posts, time, friend, all have to appear when any relevance is in the tag (or popup) on the badge itself.

Bit like applying for a job 15 years or more into your work life and hi-lighting you got School-Cert. 

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  Reply # 548876 23-Nov-2011 12:42 Send private message

I like the idea of a self-selected checklist for technology "types" we use - but agree it's not a badge thing.




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