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by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Jul 08, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: So, the last surprise of Olympus is ...
Replies: 87
Views: 53764

Re: So, the last surprise of Olympus is ...

Alenônimo wrote: I just hope the new visual use less tables for aligments. :roll:

It only uses tables for tabular data, they say.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Jul 08, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Why is Olympus called Olympus?
Replies: 31
Views: 16432

Re: Why is Olympus called Olympus?

I know Olympus is "one hell of a hill to climb," but I also recall reading that its base is so wide that you would hardly even notice as you climbed up...
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Jul 08, 2006 3:32 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus vs. the rest
Replies: 132
Views: 92581

Re: Olympus vs. the rest

Highway of Life wrote: Also, doesn't vB have an option to PM the user automatically if you delete his/her post?
With the quoted post and the reason for deleting?
That I don't feel is as 'critical' but it would be *nice* to have as a MOD.

I don't think so.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Fri Jul 07, 2006 11:11 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus vs. the rest
Replies: 132
Views: 92581

Re: Olympus vs. the rest

Oh, the thing about the "Delete Post", I would want it to ask me... "Are you sure?", otherwise you could end up with a bunch of accidently deleted posts. It does. It shows you a page asking if you want to "soft" delete them (show them only to mods and admins, with a note showing why they were delet...
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Fri Jul 07, 2006 10:21 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus vs. the rest
Replies: 132
Views: 92581

Re: Olympus vs. the rest

Deleting posts can be done right there in viewtopic with one push of the button per post. Then you have to click "Yes, I really do want to", then wait to redirect back to the thread, then delete the next post... in vB, it's just select a bunch, hit delete, type in a reason, and done. Of course, the...
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Fri Jul 07, 2006 7:42 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus vs. the rest
Replies: 132
Views: 92581

Re: Olympus vs. the rest

Highway of Life wrote: Well... like what in-page MOD controls does vB have? Besides AJAX that lets you edit posts inline without loading the page.

Deleting, moving, merging, approving, etc. Just via a checkbox in each post.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Fri Jul 07, 2006 5:26 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus vs. the rest
Replies: 132
Views: 92581

Re: Olympus vs. the rest

My personal opinion is that Olympus' greatest weakness compared to vBulletin is its lack of a good inline moderation system. Sure, there's the Moderator Control Panel, but that takes longer, especially when you're moderating a large forum (which I do).
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Thu Jul 06, 2006 2:48 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: Bug Tracker Question
Replies: 24
Views: 33856

Re: Bug Tracker Question

I don't think the phpBB Group plans on releasing its bug tracker, ever.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Tue Jul 04, 2006 3:55 am
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Cannot log in to main phpBB.com forum...
Replies: 1
Views: 1909

Re: Cannot log in to main phpBB.com forum...

I've had that happen to me before, and I'm not sure what solved it. Try clearing your phpBB.com cookies and such.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sun Jul 02, 2006 2:39 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Upgrade script
Replies: 4
Views: 3346

Re: Upgrade script

It will come later. The developers don't want to encourage people to upgrade their forum when the code isn't stable yet.