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by zoid
Sat Dec 01, 2001 1:37 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: A little Hack
Replies: 11
Views: 730

bigslowrock wrote: I got a stupid question here kinda related.

What are the pros and cons of using gzip compression?

Pro= quicker?

Cons= more cpu time?

Almost.

Pro=reduced network traffic
Con=slower/more cpu time

Alexander
by zoid
Thu Nov 29, 2001 10:40 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: phpBB 2.0 RC-1 (pre) available
Replies: 56
Views: 10761

Congratulations, even if I am not such a "regular" here :).

Alexander
by zoid
Thu Nov 29, 2001 8:59 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: I don't stay logged in
Replies: 5
Views: 461

Could it be due to cookie settings?

Alexander
by zoid
Wed Nov 28, 2001 12:44 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Suggestion (Don't know if this is the right place)
Replies: 11
Views: 1289

I agree, this would give a better overview and actually several other boards also offer it. However DBurton is right about the long names and there I could imagine a kind of shortening routine, which adds several dots to the name (like the Explorer does it with long filenames).

Alexander
by zoid
Mon Nov 26, 2001 11:08 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Standard Avatars for phpBB 2
Replies: 9
Views: 1058

The thing i noticed first about phpbb2.0 is that the avatars display its original size instead of being mandtory to a fixed size. Like say an avatar is 65X65 and the fixed size is 70X70. The 65X65 avatar would be stretched to fit the 70X70 fixed size which would make the avatar look pixelized or bl...
by zoid
Mon Nov 19, 2001 12:46 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Q: username
Replies: 12
Views: 904

[quote=SHS`] If that is the case, the general concensus is that it is A Bad Thing™ and the feature was not included (It is pretty simple after all). Reason was people changing names at will and the possibility of name "faking". [/quote] Well, just do not allow to modify it after the registration (ju...
by zoid
Sat Nov 17, 2001 2:34 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: User post counts
Replies: 30
Views: 3093

What about
  • Postings since joined
  • Postings currently in the database
Ranks would be based on the first postings counter.

Alexander
by zoid
Thu Nov 08, 2001 12:17 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Sign ups
Replies: 9
Views: 849

[quote=golab] I hear what you are saying... Such a shame but you camn omnly do what you can...Thanks [/quote] You are welcome :). But I am actually glad that it is not possible. Otherwise we wouldnt be too far away from 1984 (ehm, isnt that the past?) and the we-can-trackdown-everyone would actually...
by zoid
Tue Nov 06, 2001 8:40 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Sign ups
Replies: 9
Views: 849

[quote=golab] ok so that means the person can have 50 usernames and 50 accounts..... ,,mm Thanks [/quote] Of course. How do you want to determine whether one already signed up? By the IP address Cant work. Mainly because of two reasons. By using a Proxy a user has a completely different IP address a...
by zoid
Sat Oct 27, 2001 12:21 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Anim Gif frozen - 1st useful bug
Replies: 5
Views: 843

[quote=vandal] this might be related to a browser bug/feature[/quote] Exactly [quote=vandal]some browsers ..dont't remember which one stop all animated gifs when you click on an a tag, since this would normaly mean you are leaving the site (hmm never tested if placing an '#' solves this .. since wit...
by zoid
Sun Oct 14, 2001 3:18 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Some thoughts
Replies: 12
Views: 994

dhn wrote: I am not the biggest cookie expert and I am not a developer so I don't know for sure how it works here but have you tried to enable permanent cookies and to reproduce the problem? No, I did not try it, but I tried it now :). And yes, it works with enabled "permanent cookies". The question...
by zoid
Sun Oct 14, 2001 1:42 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Some thoughts
Replies: 12
Views: 994

Some thoughts

zoid wrote: Last but not least I noticed a bug, which happens when I log in. When I click (as unregistered user) the "new topic" button in a forum, I get the login screen, however logging in there just "refreshes" the screen and I get once again the login screen (this does not happen at a regular lo...
by zoid
Fri Oct 12, 2001 11:14 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Some thoughts
Replies: 12
Views: 994

As the forum works dynamically you just have to look on one of your posts you made before to checkyour signature. Of course a Preview Window would be a good idea. Sure it also works this way :), I just think a preview pane would be more comfortable. I just tried to reproduce the login "bug" you men...
by zoid
Fri Oct 12, 2001 10:47 am
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Some thoughts
Replies: 12
Views: 994

Some thoughts

Hi, this posting could get a bit long, since I am rather new here and want to express some of my thoughts about phpbb. First of all I want to say, that I am really impressed. I know you often heard that (and you even forbade it in "The current signal to noise ratio..." :) ). The thing which probably...

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