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  Reply # 1010159 20-Mar-2014 21:04
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  Reply # 1010161 20-Mar-2014 21:06
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I was in the middle of typing "As long as nobody complains"! 

We're off to a good start!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1011232 23-Mar-2014 08:58
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Thank you for changing the "Reset read flags"  position..cool




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  Reply # 1020167 7-Apr-2014 19:21
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Satch: Some way to see all the people and/or posts for which people have supported oneself?  I think this may have been requested previously but cannot find the outcome of that request.


I've now added a list of people who voted +1 for a topic/reply. It's only visible to the user who posted and moderators.





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That's cool. Really glad to see that. It's getting closer to the functionality it replaced :p : )




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freitasm: I can work 1, 3 soon.

2 is the old "too hard as we don't track individual threads" and would involve a bit of change in the login system. Can be done, but a bit of work and testing needed...



2 - cookies?
I am not exactly sure how cookies work but i imagine when viewing a thread, you can leave the thread number written to a cookie. When you re-view a thread, just query the cookie to see if it was viewed recently.

To reset, just erase everything in the cookie.




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Hmmm. No. First this is browser dependent. You move to another browser and you lose track of it. Second do you know how many topics people read? Cookies would get gigantic - and every time a browser request an element (html, image, css, script) it sends the cookies to the server. With time YOUR connection to the site would slow down to a crawl, uploading as much as is being downloaded. Then there's obviously the problem of validating this. DON'T EVER TRUST THE CLIENT.

No, cookies is not the answer.




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freitasm:
I've now added a list of people who voted +1 for a topic/reply. It's only visible to the user who posted and moderators.



How does that work/Where can we see the list?
Just checked my profile page, just shows "+1's recieved.... 1000"

Edit: Nevermind, found it.
Is it possible to show this on the profile page where it shows posts that got a +1 with some sort of icon.




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Yeah, would it be possible to show an entire list of your own posts on a page (i.e profile page) that got +1'd please?






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  Reply # 1020526 8-Apr-2014 12:11
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freitasm:
Satch: Some way to see all the people and/or posts for which people have supported oneself?  I think this may have been requested previously but cannot find the outcome of that request.


I've now added a list of people who voted +1 for a topic/reply. It's only visible to the user who posted and moderators.



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gzt: That's cool. Really glad to see that. It's getting closer to the functionality it replaced :p : )
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and thank you! this is cool : )



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freitasm: Hmmm. No. First this is browser dependent. You move to another browser and you lose track of it. Second do you know how many topics people read? Cookies would get gigantic - and every time a browser request an element (html, image, css, script) it sends the cookies to the server. With time YOUR connection to the site would slow down to a crawl, uploading as much as is being downloaded. Then there's obviously the problem of validating this. DON'T EVER TRUST THE CLIENT.

No, cookies is not the answer.


I still don't understand why you can't just turn off the automatic process which resets red flags after a certain amount of time and just make reset red flags a mandatory manual process to all?  Or even have that as a profile option so I can click a button so my read flags are not reset unless I do it manually?  Or am I talking rubbish?

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