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by robertmf
Fri May 26, 2006 9:47 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: New CAPTCHA
Replies: 420
Views: 214354

Re: New CAPTCHA

Would this be better? no color difference, but its still fairly easy to read. The lines directly connect, so mabey that will screw a bot around. That's nifty and unique from the CAPTCHA forms I've seen. SESE No probemo. And I like the no color dependency b&w for the 8% color-challenged. I see the p...
by robertmf
Fri May 26, 2006 6:24 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: New CAPTCHA
Replies: 420
Views: 214354

Re: New CAPTCHA

I was tired of waiting for beta so installed 26MAY CVS. Very smooth. Some formatting twixts need to be done. So far I've found it stable. The CAPTCHA I got in the first try 8O but after getting to the ACP I saw there are a WHOLE BUNCH of settings to variable this CAPTCHA thingie. Quite frankly I'm g...
by robertmf
Fri May 26, 2006 6:16 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB3 BETA, here
Replies: 23
Views: 12992

Re: phpBB3 BETA, here

FEEDBACK I've been doing some testing on the CVS and figure it's good now for the mySql db, so this morning I installed last night's CVS. Smooth. Nice install went well. There are maybe a halfdozen formatting twixts that I found need to be done. Those will be reported via Highway of Hell's testing s...
by robertmf
Thu May 25, 2006 9:09 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

Re: Suspecting beta release very very soon!

SHS` wrote: ... testing the ban functionality of this forum.
BTW I tested that ban function (1hr on myself and it times right down to the minute!) and really like the new banned-for-interval choices; rather than having to remember to go back in and ?un-ban? the user.
by robertmf
Thu May 25, 2006 4:56 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

Re: Suspecting beta release very very soon!

SHS` wrote:
robertmf wrote: **bump** for good question.
Have you tried it? Does it give expected results? Whatever happened to people trying things out for themselves rather than insisting to be spoon fed on everything...
I have mod and not admin privleges. I did pass the query along.
by robertmf
Thu May 25, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

Re: Suspecting beta release very very soon!

Yoda_IRC wrote: Can custom BB Codes overide inbuilt ones? i.e. if I add a custom BB code for URL, will it overide the inbuilt URl. (me may go check on my copy ;))
**bump** for good question.
by robertmf
Wed May 24, 2006 5:40 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Olympus is pretty good....
Replies: 1
Views: 1803

Re: Olympus is pretty good....

PHPBB Version 965 wrote: Good job Developers! I wish I could help!
You can by helping with the important but thankless job of testing !!!
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by robertmf
Wed May 24, 2006 5:37 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

double negatives and limeys

Whilst that is true in the Queen's English, who knows when it's American English... how many times have you seen "I could care less", when in the Queen's English it should be "I could n't care less". ;) Ya, and when someone says "All but..." Like "He is all but dead"...shouldn't that mean that is i...
by robertmf
Wed May 24, 2006 5:26 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

Re: Suspecting beta release very very soon!

and it's only a security risk if the board admin is a friggin' idiot and enables script and object and a ton of other *beep* like that which people shouldn't need under any circumstances. You just described 95% of the board admins out there. ... and the other 5% are liars !!- :lol: :lol: :lol:
by robertmf
Wed May 24, 2006 2:00 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Suspecting beta release very very soon!
Replies: 803
Views: 381282

Re: Suspecting beta release very very soon!

I think what NNO-Stephen is talking about is that phpBB 3 won't support the use of HTML in posts (unlike phpBB 2). Isn't allowing html in posts generally considered a security risk ? That's what my understanding is; and I've seen few if any phpBB2 based forums where it's enabled ... So getting rid ...