Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:57 pm

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ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.
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Shadowman wrote:This is Sabrblade we're talking about. His ability to store trivial information about TV shows is downright superhuman.
Caelus wrote:My wife pointed out something interesting about the prehistoric Predacons. I said that everyone was complaining because transforming for them mostly consisted of them just standing up-right. She essentially said, 'So? That's what our ancestors did.'
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:01 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
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Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:05 pm

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ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
Are you posting the entire URL or just the part that supposed to be in the tags?
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Shadowman wrote:This is Sabrblade we're talking about. His ability to store trivial information about TV shows is downright superhuman.
Caelus wrote:My wife pointed out something interesting about the prehistoric Predacons. I said that everyone was complaining because transforming for them mostly consisted of them just standing up-right. She essentially said, 'So? That's what our ancestors did.'
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:08 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
Weapon: Galaxial Rocket Launcher
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
Are you posting the entire URL or just the part that supposed to be in the tags?

The entire URL. Are you only supposed to post part of it?
WANT:
Energon Optimus digger, firetruck, & copter drones; super mode head
Ultra-class Optimus Primal missiles, left back panel, mutant mask
Combiner Wars Dead End or Offroad HFG, Breakdown HFG
Armada Thundercracker missile
Armada Optimus front left trailer strut, cheekguards
ROTF Jetfire "JTFR" Panels
Cybertron Safeguard
RID Ultra Magnus missiles
Vector Prime Cyber Key
Armada Jolt, Thunderclash, Clench
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:12 pm

Motto: "It's not done right if it's not done well."
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ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
Are you posting the entire URL or just the part that supposed to be in the tags?

The entire URL. Are you only supposed to post part of it?
Yes. Just the video's little ID number that comes after the "v=" part.
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Shadowman wrote:This is Sabrblade we're talking about. His ability to store trivial information about TV shows is downright superhuman.
Caelus wrote:My wife pointed out something interesting about the prehistoric Predacons. I said that everyone was complaining because transforming for them mostly consisted of them just standing up-right. She essentially said, 'So? That's what our ancestors did.'
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:15 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
Weapon: Galaxial Rocket Launcher
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
Are you posting the entire URL or just the part that supposed to be in the tags?

The entire URL. Are you only supposed to post part of it?
Yes. Just the video's little ID number that comes after the "v=" part.

Ah. Not exactly intuitive.
WANT:
Energon Optimus digger, firetruck, & copter drones; super mode head
Ultra-class Optimus Primal missiles, left back panel, mutant mask
Combiner Wars Dead End or Offroad HFG, Breakdown HFG
Armada Thundercracker missile
Armada Optimus front left trailer strut, cheekguards
ROTF Jetfire "JTFR" Panels
Cybertron Safeguard
RID Ultra Magnus missiles
Vector Prime Cyber Key
Armada Jolt, Thunderclash, Clench
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Burn » Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:11 pm

Motto: "Freedom is the right of all sentient beings to randomly click things in the Admin Panel to see what it breaks."
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
ZeldaTheSwordsman wrote:Why is the YouTube embed tag so unreliable as to whether it actually works?
What kind of problems are you having? I myself haven't seen any issues embedding YouTube videos.

The embed tags refusing to actually do anything and just showing up in the post text along with the URL.
Are you posting the entire URL or just the part that supposed to be in the tags?

The entire URL. Are you only supposed to post part of it?
Yes. Just the video's little ID number that comes after the "v=" part.

Ah. Not exactly intuitive.

psssst. Have a read of the description for the TF Video Forum. :wink:
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Wed Jul 03, 2019 7:56 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
Weapon: Galaxial Rocket Launcher
The BWII Lio Convoy gallery thumbnails past #24 are screwed up. #25 has #26 as a thumbnail, and every subsequent image has a similarly wrong thumbnail.
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Ultra-class Optimus Primal missiles, left back panel, mutant mask
Combiner Wars Dead End or Offroad HFG, Breakdown HFG
Armada Thundercracker missile
Armada Optimus front left trailer strut, cheekguards
ROTF Jetfire "JTFR" Panels
Cybertron Safeguard
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Decepticon Stryker » Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:56 am

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This is definitely not going to be the first time someone's pointed this out but whenever I post in a new topic that topic doesn't show up in my 'View your posts' until much later. Is this an actual problem or am I doing something wrong?
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Burn » Sun Jul 21, 2019 3:08 pm

Motto: "Freedom is the right of all sentient beings to randomly click things in the Admin Panel to see what it breaks."
What do you define as "much later"?
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Decepticon Stryker » Sun Jul 21, 2019 3:19 pm

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Like it'll be about a month or more before the topic shows up.
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:00 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
Weapon: Galaxial Rocket Launcher
Oh, the unread posts thing for this thread is borked at the moment.
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Armada Optimus front left trailer strut, cheekguards
ROTF Jetfire "JTFR" Panels
Cybertron Safeguard
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:49 pm

Motto: "It's not done right if it's not done well."
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I'm trying to make a post in the WFC Siege thread that has images, a link, and quoted text, but every time I hit submit, I keep getting sent to a 503 Error page.

I just now made a test post in the thread that has no media, only text, and that post went through, but not the one I'm trying to post. I even tried uploading the images to Imgur to avoid hotlinking, but it still keeps taking me to the following message:

503 Service Unavailable
Seibertron.com is currently experiencing technical issues.
Looks like Kremzeek is at it again! This time he took out Seibertron.com's database! Check back soon to see if it's been brought back online or click here to try to return the homepage.




EDIT: And as can be seen above, this post also has a link in it, so we know that's not a problem. Lemme try adding an image.

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EDIT2: Okay, that's working too.


EDIT3: Okay, I got it to work. There was an emoticon in the quoted text that this site didn't recognize.
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Caelus wrote:My wife pointed out something interesting about the prehistoric Predacons. I said that everyone was complaining because transforming for them mostly consisted of them just standing up-right. She essentially said, 'So? That's what our ancestors did.'
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:19 pm

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Not so much a problem, but something that's been bugging me a bit.

I look through the news archives quite a bit in search of answers to questions people here may have. However, more often than not I get flooded with sponsor news, even with the "Exclude news from our sponsors" checked. Is it a case of the feature not working properly, or aren't the items properly tagged?
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby Burn » Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:59 pm

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Do you have examples of the keywords you're searching for?

I just did "Jetfire" and "Turtler" and I didn't get any sponsor news.
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Re: Seibertron.com Problem Reporting Thread

Postby ZeldaTheSwordsman » Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:00 pm

Motto: "It's unnerving and insulting when people in a toy-based fandom, whatever it is, make statements to the effect that general consumers and fans of lesser financial means should be deprived entirely of the ability to partake of the primary market."
Weapon: Galaxial Rocket Launcher
"Mark topics read" still doesn't do (sounds like Overhaul's Galaxy Force name)
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Ultra-class Optimus Primal missiles, left back panel, mutant mask
Combiner Wars Dead End or Offroad HFG, Breakdown HFG
Armada Thundercracker missile
Armada Optimus front left trailer strut, cheekguards
ROTF Jetfire "JTFR" Panels
Cybertron Safeguard
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