Unlimited Location length

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Mar 20, 2012

Unlimited Location length by TehSkull at 2:46 AM (1,108 Views / 3 Likes) 25 replies

  1. TehSkull
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    Apparently our location in our profiles doesn't have a character limit, so someone could have lines and lines of text as their location.

    Not to point fingers but
    Warning: Spoilers inside!
     
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  2. p1ngpong

    Supervisor p1ngpong Legit Boss Harold

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    Yeah I noticed this too, I keep meaning to bring this to (@[member='Costello']) 's attention but it always slips my mind.
     
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  3. BORTZ

    Global Moderator BORTZ wtf, nintendo

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    Awe but long locations make for great EoF topics.
     
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  4. ThatDudeWithTheFood

    Member ThatDudeWithTheFood TRIANGLEZ

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    It's not really bothering you that much.

    I think it should be allowed to stay.
     
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  5. Sicklyboy

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    Likewise. Unless it starts causing server performance issues or causing problems for some users, I (personally) think it ought to stay as a funny little quirk. I think something like Zantigo's should be roughly the length that's not frowned upon. I think anything majorly above that should be means for action though.

    My silly 2 cents.
     
  6. p1ngpong

    Supervisor p1ngpong Legit Boss Harold

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    It bothers me and that alone is reason enough for it to be changed.

    Anyone else's viewpoint on this matter is irrelevant. :angry:
     
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  7. ThatDudeWithTheFood

    Member ThatDudeWithTheFood TRIANGLEZ

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    p1ng scares me guys.
     
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  8. prowler

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    his location was bigger than the 150px limit on sigs

    how is that not annoying it makes pages look ugly and i couldn't take him seriously at all
     
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    Member Thesolcity Wherever the light shines, it casts a shadow.

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  10. Wizerzak

    Member Wizerzak Because I'm a potato!

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    Yeah, I was gonna post the same thing. It is very annoying and looks really... odd... as it stretches the post longer than the actual content.


     
  11. TwinRetro

    Global Moderator TwinRetro Don't start nothin', Won't be nothin'

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    Not bothering anybody? I disagree. This doesn't bother anybody just like a giant glaring spotlight shining into your living room from your neighbors yard doesn't bother anybody.
     
  12. tj_cool

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    No you should not.

    I'm already aware of it, just need some spare time to change it :rolleyes:

    Edit: actually, it seems there's a setting for it, easy fix :lol:
     
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  13. Hyro-Sama

    Member Hyro-Sama I'm from the fucking future.

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    WOW Point taken, Wizerak. That's fucking annoying. Fix it.
     
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  14. Wizerzak

    Member Wizerzak Because I'm a potato!

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    Thanks.
    Though you'll still have to inform people who had it long before you changed it - for it doesn't cut it off automatically, it just stops people entering long locations in the future.
     
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    Warning: Spoilers inside!
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  18. TehSkull
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    That means its fixed. Huzzah! :hrth:
     
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    Global Moderator ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 3

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    What'd it say?
     
  20. BORTZ

    Global Moderator BORTZ wtf, nintendo

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    Thank goodness that was annoying.
     
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