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by emosbat
Tue Feb 17, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: remove childish Reset button
Replies: 5
Views: 4288

remove childish Reset button

the only thing this button do is confusing new internet user that try register in forum. this is only useful in submiting forms with lot of items in exam forms! so user could clear all field quickly and try again in less time! but in a register form, a new user with low experience may click on it wh...
by emosbat
Sat Jan 11, 2014 3:08 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] stop distributing worthless CAPTCHAS in 3.1
Replies: 98
Views: 36004

Re: [RFC] stop distributing worthless CAPTCHAS in 3.1

this is just an idea. an image captacha should use logic questions within image. a bot can not easily read an scrambled question and then find its answer. this can be very difficult for a bot.

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by emosbat
Tue Dec 31, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] stop distributing worthless CAPTCHAS in 3.1
Replies: 98
Views: 36004

Re: Remove broken captcha options...

It's not a bug, in the sense that the captcha is not working properly. For instance, a bug would be if typing the wrong letters would yield a positive result. Computers are able to perform character recognition, and are able to do so at a very high rate of speed. Most CAPTCHA plugins attempt to sim...
by emosbat
Tue Dec 31, 2013 11:52 am
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] stop distributing worthless CAPTCHAS in 3.1
Replies: 98
Views: 36004

Re: Remove broken captcha options...

I recently had a spam attack for around 3 days... 8~12 new registration per minutes! tried GD image, Simple image and GD 3D image. none of them stop it. I am sure there is a bug in plugin and it is not an AI behind these attacks. it should be a bug that spambots find the answer (for example from ses...
by emosbat
Mon Nov 18, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: Prevent multiple inclusions of jQuery UI
Replies: 37
Views: 18986

Re: Prevent multiple inclusions of jQuery UI

I made a mod for this problem you may interested in:

https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/mod/ ... for_phpbb/
by emosbat
Fri Aug 09, 2013 7:39 am
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Remove Quote and Edit button when topic is lock
Replies: 27
Views: 11319

Re: Remove Quote and Edit button when topic is lock

gray out or insert a simple javascript alert that tell user should login/ or have permission... in this way do not need lot of edition in current code: <a href="...." onclick="alert('you must login to do this....'); return false;"> <a href="...." onclick="alert('you have not enough permission....');...
by emosbat
Wed Aug 07, 2013 10:46 am
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] prefix and suffix for build_cfg_template
Replies: 0
Views: 3113

[RFC] prefix and suffix for build_cfg_template

when using build_cfg_template function for creating MOD's setup page in ACP there is not prefix and suffix option. imagine we want to display a text input that get a number in percent. by using build_cfg_template function we can not add a `%` text right after input box so we should manually create i...
by emosbat
Mon May 13, 2013 5:52 pm
Forum: [3.2/Rhea] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Remove innermost quote
Replies: 40
Views: 31777

Re: [RFC] Remove innermost quote

paulus wrote:
https://www.google.nl/ wrote:Not from a post
Still not true ;)
well I do not see point of a multi-qoute from google until google reply to that post :P
by emosbat
Mon May 13, 2013 8:32 am
Forum: [3.2/Rhea] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Remove innermost quote
Replies: 40
Views: 31777

Re: [RFC] Remove innermost quote

all quotes come from posts in topic so user can find them there. That is just not true. The Quote-BBcode is for quoting. You can quote external sources and quotes can contain other quotes. E.g. when copying discussions from one board (e.g. limit is 5) to another (e.g. limit is 3), content should ce...
by emosbat
Sat May 11, 2013 7:31 am
Forum: [3.2/Rhea] Merged RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Remove innermost quote
Replies: 40
Views: 31777

Re: [RFC] Remove innermost quote

This only works for full quotes using the quote button, otherwise we do want to tamper with user data because the quotes may contain external content which we should certainly not just throw away. all quotes come from posts in topic so user can find them there. / +1 for RFC currently using a mod fo...