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by gwkampfengerl
Wed Sep 20, 2006 6:41 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Some Captcha's are far too easy
Replies: 30
Views: 17822

Re: Some Captcha's are far too easy

would it be possible to generate a little math example via those graphics. something like
10 - 4 or 4 + 6 or 2*6 ?

wouldn't this help preventing bots from spamming or registering?
by gwkampfengerl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 10:28 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: Never understood <BR />
Replies: 51
Views: 23791

Re: Never understood <BR />

hm, after the suggestion of shs' i played around a bit with mime types and my headache about this didn't got any better. after reading quite some blogs about this topic, it seems to me that nobody has a really good solution to this problem :(
by gwkampfengerl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 10:54 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: Never understood <BR />
Replies: 51
Views: 23791

Re: Never understood <BR />

SHS` wrote:XML is case sensitive.
...
thanks for your quick reply. i figured out what you pointed at just before i read your posting :)
Also, please don't misuse XHTML1.1
Content-Type: text/html
yes, but application/xhtml+xml gives me more headache than i can bear today :(
by gwkampfengerl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 10:01 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: Never understood <BR />
Replies: 51
Views: 23791

Re: Never understood <BR />

hm, that's interesting shs' and perhaps you can help me. i always thought as well that <br /> was not existing in xhtml. however, validating pages with the validator at w3.org gives as a result that code including the above tag is valid. i just tried with my index page (drunken-wallaby.ath.cx) and t...
by gwkampfengerl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 10:00 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Decisions.....
Replies: 32
Views: 18057

Re: Decisions.....

what if karma rating is not calculated new every time a posts is voted but lets say every x votes or based on the (possible) events system, for example: recalculate karma every night at 4am or whatever. i can imagine that such an approach would put much load away from the server comparing to a reco...
by gwkampfengerl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 9:43 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Decisions.....
Replies: 32
Views: 18057

Re: Decisions.....

I already considered that based on a very similar suggestion by I think dhn ... the problem is performance. It would require recomputation of the karma for all users on a regular basis. I wasn't convinced this was worth it. what if karma rating is not calculated new every time a posts is voted but ...
by gwkampfengerl
Thu Jun 17, 2004 7:26 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Decisions.....
Replies: 32
Views: 18057

Re: Decisions.....

after thinking about the possibilities what could be done over night i have two things in my mind. the first one is a statistical approach. given the developement of the user rating over time one could model a simple local level state space model and extract the level of the process via standard met...
by gwkampfengerl
Wed Jun 16, 2004 5:02 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Decisions.....
Replies: 32
Views: 18057

Re: Decisions.....

You'll need to examine winCVS for an older version of viewtopic ... http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/*checkout*/phpbb/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?content-type=text%2Fplain&rev=1.328" target="_blank If you can propose something which is meaningful and implementable (and won't eat into performance) I'l...
by gwkampfengerl
Wed Jun 16, 2004 3:41 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Decisions.....
Replies: 32
Views: 18057

Re: Decisions.....

i was looking in cvs for the actual formula with which the developers calculated the karma of the users. however it seems that the it was removed completely from cvs. my question. as a statistician i'd like to play a bit around with it, trying to implement some bayes methods on this stuff. so has an...
by gwkampfengerl
Fri May 14, 2004 6:27 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: When??
Replies: 19
Views: 9390

Re: When??

Webmaster2 wrote:When the phpBB 2.2 will go on the internet (to download it)
according to the developers it will be ready sometime in 2004. a simple search would have told you this as well :)

gwgreetings,
kampfengerl