[RFC] Multiquote

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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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@callum, precisely my third option. Even if JS is disabled, users should be able to multiquote, and it is fairly simple, add &quoteid=<postid1>|<postid2> to the url and it should do fine
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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_hsr wrote:@callum, precisely my third option. Even if JS is disabled, users should be able to multiquote, and it is fairly simple, add &quoteid=<postid1>|<postid2> to the url and it should do fine
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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hmm, in that case, the normal quote button should do the job, just that a new sprite would be needed in place of the existing quote button to make it something like "quoted".
Quoting in quick reply will require fetching the bbcode, again possible by adjusting the quickedit's bbcode fetch method.
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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callumacrae wrote: I don't think it should support browsers with JavaScript disabled. Perhaps hide the button when js is disabled?
Yeah. That sounds good. I also think that no JS, no quick reply.
_hsr wrote:hmm, in that case, the normal quote button should do the job, just that a new sprite would be needed in place of the existing quote button to make it something like "quoted".
Quoting in quick reply will require fetching the bbcode, again possible by adjusting the quickedit's bbcode fetch method.
I'm more into this:
imkingdavid wrote:Let's keep the current quote button as is and implement this with a "+" icon or something.

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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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+1

I have really wanted a feature like this for a long time now as I regularly quote multiple posts in a single post. I had actually made an RFC about this myself a while ago :>

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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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hehe it seems we both have a lost brother here : viewtopic.php?f=81&t=32748
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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Man... Why ppl don't warn others about this and the discussions just get abandoned?
Can't we just merge all the info we have into this thread or somethin'?
I already closed the thread I started.

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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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very well
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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Mods, please merge the following threads to this one,
viewtopic.php?f=108&t=41685
viewtopic.php?f=108&t=42521
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Re: [RFC] Multiquote

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Is this ready for some non-working experience tests?
If it is, I can make one to show how the system could look like in a couple hours.
For now, I'd like to pickup the ideas and try 'em to check what's best.

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