Will the second to the last person here turn out the lights before they leave?

Discussion in 'Community Center' started by eponymous_coward, May 22, 2018.

  1. eponymous_coward
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    I figure @ahappyelite won't ever leave, since he'd make hyperbolic posts here even if nobody else was reading them. (He must shout into his closet as a hobby.)

    PS: 504 gateway errors. How nice...
     
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  2. misman
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    Unfortunately, I have to agree... and I'm probably not far behind you. The founders (@Pizzaman and @Randy Petersen) don't seem to want to control the user, so I have pretty much confined myself to Box-type threads. No use in trying to post anything of value as it just gets buried in gripe threads.

    As for 404/504, they are aware, but have not addressed the issue.

    We tried...
     
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  3. mevlannen
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    I get the occasional 504 error from most of the web-services I customarily use. Suspect that the problem lies more in the general collapse of the 'useable web' than in anything here-specific.

    Therefore rather loth to pre-emptively declare 'lights out'.
     
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  4. misman
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    I think that is part of the problem. The error only seems to affect part of the users.

    I have no problems with the app, just the web interface.

    Sent from my LG-M322 using InsideFlyer mobile app
     
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  5. misman
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    On the upside, the poster has not posted in three days!

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  6. Pizzaman
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    Don't give them the update on the app working. ;)


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  7. misman
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    I wish it were that easy.

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  8. misman
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    No such luck. The rants have returned.

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  9. Concerto
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    I see that, too.

    I do not understand why one person has been allowed to spam IF in such a manner. I think most of the regular posters have just given up and stopped participating due to those constant rants. Personally, I cannot even be bothered looking at unread topics anymore because he has completely taken over that feature.
     
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  10. misman
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    Agree. I have also given up on posting new stuff. It gets buried too quickly.

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  11. misman
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    I've complained to the powers that be, but they say that they cannot stop the poster. Obviously, they prefer the negative content to those that might post something of value.

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  12. Concerto
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    They can certainly stop that poster by banning him... it has been done to others in the past. Clearly, they choose not to do so even though these non-stop type of negative, ranting posts is driving other good forum members away. It sure makes one wonder why they tolerate some people but not others. :confused:
     
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  13. anileze

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    I yearn for a filter that makes posts by user invisible or vanish by magic...

    Poof !!!
     
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  14. Counsellor
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    And how often.

    I was afraid it was my ISP, relieved to hear others are experiencing the same.
     
  15. iolaire
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    Amazing loaded two pages today!
     
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  16. misman
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    Lucky you. app only for me so far.

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  17. BAppelt
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    I also have the same problem, I can only access thru the app


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    Unfortunately, only way to connect is to momentarily close VPN then it connects...
     
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    and here I am, via the ordinary Web address, after three days of non-function.

    hope springeth eternal -- now, just to get Air Canada to hurry up and find us some planes here in Vancouver......
     
  20. iolaire
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    Yes the page loaded for a second yesterday! Better than the last few days. And I'm posting this today but I have to wonder if the post will be posted...
     

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