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Started Jul 14th, 2014 at 8:05pm by JonB
0 274 Last Post Jul 14th, 2014 at 8:05pm
By: JonB
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Update Session
For those who are NOT using their password as their Session Update answer, please go to your User CP and re-input your answer. We've changed how the answers are saved to avoid problems with non-Englis...

Started Jun 12th, 2014 at 11:51pm by Dandello
1 460 Last Post Jun 18th, 2014 at 1:44pm
By: vteams
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Attachments security issue
This has been brought to our attention by John Lightsey. There is a reported vulnerability involving text file (*.txt) attachments where Perl code in the file can actually be run by the server rather ...

Started May 2nd, 2013 at 4:15pm by Dandello
4 1,754 Last Post May 5th, 2013 at 11:09pm
By: Dandello
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underline feature broken
The underline feature is broken on my forum. I tried viewing the posts with different templates in case it was a colour issue.
www.ozpolitic.com/forum/YaBB.pl?num=1355203172/4#4

Started Dec 16th, 2012 at 9:35am by freediver
10 2,807 Last Post Feb 5th, 2013 at 10:05am
By: freediver
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YaBB 2.6: Multiple moves taking lots of RAM?
Hi,
After upgrading my forum to 2.6, I thought it would be a good idea to start sorting around a few threads to sub-forums. But each time I try to use multiple move (i.e. in the thread index check say ...

Started Today at 10:39am by ggn
1 11 Last Post Today at 10:54am
By: ggn
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Member Group Hierarchy
Is there a way to establish a hierarchy with member groups?
Let me explain what I'm looking for:
Members that donate to the upkeep are given a special Member Title, lets call it "Sponsor"<br...

Started May 22nd, 2014 at 3:53pm by RonS2
14 136 Last Post Aug 25th, 2014 at 3:33pm
By: RonS2
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DateTime TimeZone
I've installed a working version of 2.6.0 and can't see to get the clock to work for different time zones.  The module checker within the Admin Center said to install DateTime::TimeZone, which I did a...

Started Aug 13th, 2014 at 11:06pm by griswold
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22 98 Last Post Aug 25th, 2014 at 12:13am
By: Dandello
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What happens if I remove/delete a Post Independent Group
I have a Post Independent Group that is no longer relevant with several hundred users in the group. What will happen to those members if I delete/remove the group. Will they simply revert to the appro...

Started Aug 22nd, 2014 at 2:00pm by Nick W
1 9 Last Post Aug 22nd, 2014 at 2:18pm
By: Dandello
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Forum stopped loading - hosting blaming a script.
Hi there,
A Yabb 2.5 AE forum that has been running for many years has suddenly stopped loading:
http://www.huddersfieldbirdwatchersclub.org.uk/cgi-bin/yabb2/YaBB.pl
As you can see, all...

Started Aug 15th, 2014 at 9:21am by legrant
5 34 Last Post Aug 19th, 2014 at 2:58pm
By: Bill Myers
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What do I need to do when moving host?
I want to move host from 1&1 who are frankly useless and ignorant to say the least and go to 123.
In layman's terms can someone please tell me what I need to do to make the transition as smooth a...

Started Jul 21st, 2014 at 10:18am by Nigs
13 96 Last Post Aug 9th, 2014 at 1:25pm
By: Dandello
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Event Calendar
"Add event" button does garble both literal and HTML-entity text when not using UTF-8.

Started Jul 9th, 2014 at 6:06pm by Monni
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15 99 Last Post Aug 6th, 2014 at 4:28am
By: Dandello
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Backing up large forum stops prematurely
My client has a forum that has about 500+ MB of data, mostly attachments and user avatars.
Trying to backing up it using the integrated zip method silently aborts about 2 times out of 3 (sometime...

Started Aug 4th, 2014 at 3:55pm by Monni
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5 41 Last Post Aug 5th, 2014 at 3:34pm
By: Bill Myers
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threads not updating
This seems to be a recurring problem in long threads. For example, when I post in this thread:
http://www.ozpolitic.com/forum/YaBB.pl?num=1357305685
it should go to post #615 or higher (page...

Started Jan 13th, 2013 at 10:43pm by freediver
« Pages 1 2 3 4 »
58 8,452 Last Post Aug 3rd, 2014 at 1:58pm
By: Dandello
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Email Tags (in Email.lng) Missing
Until I upgraded to 2.6 late last week, I had been using 2.5AE and had been very pleased with it. Upgrading to 2.6 seems to have improved on so many things, so was unsure why I was having problems wit...

Started Jul 8th, 2014 at 3:01pm by Devonshire Expat
6 75 Last Post Aug 2nd, 2014 at 8:24pm
By: Dandello
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Missing date and time in2.6
Several of my members have complained they cannot see the date and the of each individual post once logged in.
Apparently, the "posted on" field is not being filled and there is also no date and...

Started Jul 17th, 2014 at 1:49pm by Chess Publishing
5 67 Last Post Jul 21st, 2014 at 12:44pm
By: JonB
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Topic hover not workingon IE 11
Hi,
I just noticed that the topic hover does not work when using IE 11. On Chrome it's ok.

Started Jul 10th, 2014 at 10:49am by AcuarioCat
4 65 Last Post Jul 18th, 2014 at 2:45am
By: Dandello
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Translation string in Profile.lng
$profile_txt{'92'} looks bad even in English...
It should be instead "View Profile of USER", with USER replaced with username... That way it works even with languages that need different word or...

Started Jul 17th, 2014 at 4:22pm by Monni
5 51 Last Post Jul 17th, 2014 at 7:01pm
By: Monni
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Post are being blocked as spam
I now have two members and only two that I am aware off that are having difficulty posting to our forum. They are getting the following error message
"Action not allowed: Our system has detected ...

Started Jul 16th, 2014 at 12:47am by TonyL
9 73 Last Post Jul 16th, 2014 at 7:31pm
By: Dandello
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Date formatting
In Finnish language, translation of month names differs slightly depending on if month or day comes first, or if day is omitted. Also month names are not usually capitalized unless it starts a full se...

Started Jul 7th, 2014 at 12:07am by Monni
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11 84 Last Post Jul 15th, 2014 at 9:03pm
By: Dandello
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Internet Explorer 10+
I just had a quick look at InstantMessage.pm, ModifyMessage.pm and Post.pm and there is still regex tests that leave IE 10+ outside...
Is this intentional?

Started Jul 13th, 2014 at 9:41pm by Monni
7 61 Last Post Jul 14th, 2014 at 4:18pm
By: Monni
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"New messages" button
When a thread has new messages, the button is always in English in default template... I hacked it in the forum I upgraded by infixing $language in the button filename in the two places it is mentione...

Started Jul 11th, 2014 at 9:52pm by Monni
6 58 Last Post Jul 12th, 2014 at 7:01pm
By: Dandello
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XMLHttpRequest
I've got two cases where marking boards as read has failed with no rotating circle displayed...
Looking at the code, XMLHttpRequest is created in four places and for me they seem inconsistent. Fo...

Started Jul 8th, 2014 at 11:12am by Monni
14 81 Last Post Jul 12th, 2014 at 3:10pm
By: Monni
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Empty table cells
At least in BoardIndex.template, there is inconsistency in how table columns are aligned when viewing full source of parsed page...
I removed all empty cells that have column width set to 1%, add...

Started Jul 11th, 2014 at 4:25am by Monni
2 44 Last Post Jul 11th, 2014 at 10:27am
By: Monni
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Finnish dates
In DateTime.pm I had to change
[CODE]
to
[CODE]
for dates to look correct.

Started Jul 9th, 2014 at 8:53pm by Monni
0 39 Last Post Jul 9th, 2014 at 8:53pm
By: Monni
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On mobile browsers, text size varies too much using default theme
Using either Lumia 900 or Galaxy 3 Mini, message body text is about 3 times bigger than other text using default theme. Seems to me there is some CSS feature that is buggy on mobile browsers, and coul...

Started Jul 7th, 2014 at 4:21pm by Monni
5 58 Last Post Jul 8th, 2014 at 5:28pm
By: Monni
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Quick Preview
For some reasons if Quick Preview contains quotes, the quote date is garbled... It looks like it can't decide if it should use UTF-8 or the encoding set in language files.
For example:
<user...

Started Jul 6th, 2014 at 9:28am by Monni
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20 113 Last Post Jul 7th, 2014 at 6:01pm
By: Monni
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Frames - 2.6 wont open in a frame ??
Hello,
I was running 2.5.2 before and it opened in a frames with no problem. my mane page has links in the top frame and all the links open in the bottom frame. When i installed 2.6 it will refr...

Started Jun 30th, 2014 at 3:28pm by eazy2001x
4 78 Last Post Jul 4th, 2014 at 2:56pm
By: Dandello
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Odd balloon behaviour when logged in on 2.6
When logged in on my 2.6 Forum some of the balloons that appear when you hover over the boards.png icon on the Board Index are faulty, but if logged out these are all correct! Roll Eyes
Also, if I hove...

Started Jul 3rd, 2014 at 12:44pm by Chess Publishing
7 77 Last Post Jul 4th, 2014 at 2:32pm
By: Chess Publishing
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No image next to attachment in 2.6
Have just upgraded to 2.6, and if there is an attachment on a post there is no image next to it, but a black box with a cross, and the properties are: .../Templates/Forum/default/, i.e no image file.

Started Jul 3rd, 2014 at 11:53am by Chess Publishing
7 71 Last Post Jul 3rd, 2014 at 7:26pm
By: Chess Publishing
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