Post Reply Bug report, minor, groups forum, member star display
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Posted 6/1/14
So this is really a minor meaningless bug, that only appears when you go to a group's forum page. And it only appears on the default page. When you click the link to "display in full page" then that subsequent display is correct.

I only happened to notice this because of the recent introduction of the crown as a choice for the premium star, but the bug itself is probably a longstanding one that no one else ever bothered to report.

On the default forum page for a group, the member star of the user last responding to a post in any thread inherits the characteristics of the member star for the original poster. Obviously, this is really no big deal but still, it is a bug, so I'm just reporting it...



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Yeah, this happens on a few other pages that you can't look at as well. It is a very long-standing bug and it is near the top of my list of benign bugs that I will quickly fix if I ever get a job at CR. Outside of that unlikely scenario, I don't see it being fixed in the near future.
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The bug may no longer be visible when everyone is a crown, but the underlying cause will still be there, and it will make me cry at night, much to ni's delight.
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I've got a problem, but I can't seem to start a new thread...

When i start an episode of any anime, I can watch a good 2 or 3 minutes of it until it stops, and starts the next episode. It's been doing this since yesterday and I have no longer been able to watch cruchyroll on my computer. HELP please!

Thanks
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Posted 6/1/14

Ezgi wrote:

Everyone who's a Premium Member will have a golden crown.



You're going to need some mighty strong propaganda to get this change down our throats.

Or just really good summer and fall anime line-ups, that works too.
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I'm only addressing this part of your question:

tjsquared98 wrote:I've got a problem, but I can't seem to start a new thread...
As a user with less than 500 CR Points, you can (theoretically) only start completely new threads in the help section... But even then you need to go into one of the sub-forums first:

When you click this:

you go here:

And you can't start a new thread there, but you can see a summary page of all the latest posts for all the help categories mixed together, sorted with the most recent activity at the top. You can only respond to the existing threads there. Trying to start a new thread will just give you an error message from the combined summary page displaying the most recent activity from all the various areas.


But when you click this instead:

you expand the categories:

and then further clicking one of the links in the circle, you can go here:
And that's where you can start a new help thread.
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Lowlights wrote:

You're going to need some mighty strong propaganda to get this change down our throats.

Or just really good summer and fall anime line-ups, that works too.

I expect that some day we'll wake up and selecting a color star will no longer be an option, and every premium member will just have a crown.

While they could phase it in so that it affected only new members or those trying to change their star (much like the avatar size limits), I expect it will just be change across the board.
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Posted 6/2/14

TheAncientOne wrote:


Lowlights wrote:

You're going to need some mighty strong propaganda to get this change down our throats.

Or just really good summer and fall anime line-ups, that works too.

I expect that some day we'll wake up and selecting a color star will no longer be an option, and every premium member will just have a crown.



You have frightening thoughts, old man.
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Posted 6/2/14

Lowlights wrote:You have frightening thoughts, old man.
Just another thing that happens to you as you age. My advice: Don't do it.
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