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by P_I
Wed May 20, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Testing subforum
Topic: Pruining
Replies: 2
Views: 104

Re: Pruning

:lol: Is that you Bertie? 🍻🧸
by P_I
Tue May 19, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: [4.x] Discussion
Topic: Searching in PMs
Replies: 9
Views: 727

Re: Searching in PMs

For what it is worth https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?f=456&t=2263011. Agreed this should be core phpBB functionality and since the extension was abandoned, perhaps the phpBB development team would consider making it part of phpBB 4 The repository for the above mentioned Extension is h...
by P_I
Mon May 11, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: [4.x] Discussion
Topic: Searching in PMs
Replies: 9
Views: 727

Re: Searching in PMs

For what it is worth https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtop ... &t=2263011. Agreed this should be core phpBB functionality and since the extension was abandoned, perhaps the phpBB development team would consider making it part of phpBB 4
by P_I
Mon Apr 13, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Contributing: You can do it too!
Replies: 23
Views: 5344

Re: Contributing: You can do it too!

<off-topic>There is something on the first page of this topic that is causing very long delays (close to a minute) waiting on camo.phpbb.com. </off-topic>
by P_I
Mon Apr 13, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: [3.x] Tickets Discussion
Topic: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return
Replies: 12
Views: 4259

Re: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return

Well, I've created two PR's for now: [ticket/16434] Add forum id to advanced search in viewforum Tested on my localhost testbed using a backup of one of my boards. Confirmed it works as expected. [ticket/16426] Search results return characters as input box Perhaps you guys want to test them out asw...
by P_I
Sat Apr 11, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: [3.x] Tickets Discussion
Topic: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return
Replies: 12
Views: 4259

Re: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return

That was quick. I will most definitely test them out, likely later today or early tomorrow. I'm busy upgrading my boards from phpBB 3.2.9 to 3.3.0 today. Going smoothly so far.
by P_I
Thu Apr 09, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: [3.x] Tickets Discussion
Topic: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return
Replies: 12
Views: 4259

Re: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return

f I go to a forum like 3.3.x Support Forum and enter search terms in the "Search this forum..." input field presented there, I'm searching exactly where I want to be searching, but using options I couldn't control the defaults for. I can hit the "Advanced Search" gear icon instead and thereby see a...
by P_I
Thu Apr 09, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Contributing: You can do it too!
Replies: 23
Views: 5344

Re: Contributing

WOW!! As a very occasional contributor to phpBB this looks very helpful and needed. Looking forward to giving it a whirl and providing feedback.
by P_I
Thu Apr 09, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: [3.x] Tickets Discussion
Topic: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return
Replies: 12
Views: 4259

Re: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return

I think we are on the same page and line of thinking. My expectation is 90+% of software users never bother visiting the preferences section of the software to see how they can configure things to their liking. They are just sheep that accept the whatever defaults are provided and never question any...
by P_I
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: [3.x] Tickets Discussion
Topic: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return
Replies: 12
Views: 4259

Re: [PHPBB3-16426] Search settings should allow specification of number of characters to return

Thanks. So far my investigate has been using the production code on my local testbed, I hadn't thought to explore GitHub and the source tree. Returning 0 characters had me wondering too. BTW, this all started while trying to solve a different problem as discussed in https://www.phpbb.com/community/v...