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New Chatroom Testing

Discussion in 'Sorcerous Sundries' started by Taluntain, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    I need a few test bunnies for our new chatroom... go to http://www.sorcerers.net/indext.php and you'll see a bar at the bottom of your browser window. You can join the "sorcerers" chatroom there or chat privately with anyone who is online. If there's no one there the moment you come in don't run away - just keep a tab with the chatroom open until someone else joins.
     
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  2. reepnorp

    reepnorp Lim'n Lime Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Come on folks, we need more than two people to really get this going ;)
     
  3. Dice

    Dice ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Ha! I was there yesterday, but I will probably try it again today off and on. :p
     
  4. Rawgrim Gems: 21/31
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    Is this still accessible through irc?
     
  5. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    We'll be retiring the IRC chatrooms as they've fallen into disuse. This is a much more modern and elegant solution.
     
  6. Dice

    Dice ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    This a way easier - its a lot like FB chat.
     
  7. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    It's like a messenger thingey. It's much better as you get a little red notification at the bottom of the page when someone speaks so you don't have to keep jumping back in and out...well, you won't once it's functioning on every page!
     
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    Would my iPhone be able to handle it?
     
  9. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    It should work just fine on mobile phones.
     
  10. Dice

    Dice ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Well I'm back again for 1/2 hour or so.
     
  11. reepnorp

    reepnorp Lim'n Lime Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    For anyone else who is on the Firefox beta update channel and is running Firefox 15 right now, the chat looks... awful. Seems to be fine on other browsers but something they did with this one just breaks it in half
     
  12. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    I could use a few more people in the chatroom, if anyone's got some time to spare...
     
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    Been there twice now. So far nothing.
     
  14. Mesmero

    Mesmero How'd an old elf get the blues?

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    Checked it out yesterday and when running Firefox and Chrome next to each other, I noticed that not all messages were displayed. Some things people said showed up in one browser, and other things showed up in the other (majority of messages showed up in both tho). Not even everything I typed showed up in the other browser. So I would like to file a bug report ;)
     
  15. Beren

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    Been there a couple of times, nobody around.
     
  16. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Yes, it's hard to get people from all over the world in at the same time, especially just for a test... I'm in there right now and will be for a short while, but basically I've done the testing I needed to do until I get some more bugfixes from the developers.
     
  17. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    The guest issue should have been resolved now, so let's test it to confirm that it has been...

    Edit: it's on all site pages except the forums now for this test.

    Edit again: and now it's off... murder on the server.
     
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  18. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    OK, I've moved the chat to the front page of the boards for now - this should make it easy for anyone to pop in for a test. See you there!
     
  19. reepnorp

    reepnorp Lim'n Lime Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Did you already take it off the main Boards page? It was there when I checked like an hour ago but seems to be gone now...
     
  20. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    That's actually due to the latest "fix" I got from the chat devs... which seems to have nuked the whole thing. I'm waiting on them to get back to me with some info on what's up. When it does come back though, it'll be on the forums, I'm done with the other page.
     
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