Thanks for your patience and welcome back

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Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ClaretTony » Wed Dec 04, 2019 8:58 pm

It's just been a few days we didn't expect to be honest. I suddenly found it almost impossible to post on the message board or update the site during Friday morning as the whole thing ground to a halt. I quickly let dibraidio know and he's worked tirelessly over the last few days to get us back up and running while also taking the opportunity to update the software which was needed. It might mean you see some changes.

If you find anything not working correctly, please post it on this thread and we (or dibraidio hopefully) will take a look at it.

Thanks all for your patience and continued support and a big thanks from me to dibraidio.

Tony
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Damo » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:00 pm

Nice work chaps.

Thought this place was gone for good

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by cloughyclaret » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:01 pm

Good to see it back. Well done dibraidio
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Funkydrummer » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:03 pm

Cheers Dib, it's like a long lost friend returning.

I have noticed that, unless you're logged in, you can't see who's logged on.

Is it just me ?
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ClaretTony » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:08 pm

Funkydrummer wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:03 pm
Cheers Dib, it's like a long lost friend returning.

I have noticed that, unless you're logged in, you can't see who's logged on.

Is it just me ?
Could you see who was logged in before when you weren't? It is an updated version of the message board software and we've found that some things are just not the same.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by jdrobbo » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:13 pm

Thank you DiBradio
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Funkydrummer » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:14 pm

Yes you could see them CT.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by TheFamilyCat » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:16 pm

I can't believe how productive I've been at work this week!
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by dermotdermot » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:29 pm

Testing

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by gricey44 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:30 pm

Great to have the site back. Thanks dibraidio
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by dermotdermot » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:33 pm

Great to have it back but it seems a little different in some way.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by dermotdermot » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:45 pm

Whatever the reason for this board going down, having it back makes you appreciate it even more.
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Rodleydave » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:49 pm

Good to see it.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by jedi_master » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:53 pm

dermotdermot wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:45 pm
Whatever the reason for this board going down, having it back makes you appreciate it even more.
Very true!

Great to see it back, and well done to those involved in the fix.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by tiger76 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:57 pm

Glad that we're back in business,big thanks to dibraidio for his hard work these past few days,it'll take some time to adjust to the changes,but it'll soon become second nature again. :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by gtclaret » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:02 pm

The last few days made me remember that I am married
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Burnleyareback2 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:06 pm

Great timing, can we take it down after every defeat?

I think we all appreciate the site more now!

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ICL » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:09 pm

Hallelujah you’re back! Thank you thank you thank you
Now please can you organise a Burnley win.
UTC
:D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Burnley1989 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:13 pm

I must have checked 3-4 times a day, not being around Burnley fans during the week, it’s my only bit of normality

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Funkydrummer » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:20 pm

CT, when a link is opened it now doesn't open in a new window. It closes the UTC window and
opens the link in it's stead and so the "back button" needs to be used to get back on to the forum.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by LeadBelly » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:24 pm

Only just tried this for the first time today, good to have y'all back folks.
I'm not sure if it was the same for everybody but when it was down the main page header backgrond was in orange, thought the site had been hijacked by Blackpool fans.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ClaretTony » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:32 pm

Funkydrummer wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:20 pm
CT, when a link is opened it now doesn't open in a new window. It closes the UTC window and
opens the link in it's stead and so the "back button" needs to be used to get back on to the forum.

That's one we are aware of and one I should have mentioned. Not been able to resolve that one yet.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Tricky Trevor » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:34 pm

Thank goodness. Please keep a two bob on top of the meter in future.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by FactualFrank » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:34 pm

I had to speak to my family.

They seem like nice people.
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Funkydrummer » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:38 pm

Okay dokay - it's a lot slicker site now in my opinion.

Still looking for the "home" button on the righthand side though. :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Funkydrummer » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:38 pm

Okay dokay - it's a lot slicker site now in my opinion.

Still looking for the "home" button on the righthand side though. :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Tricky Trevor » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:39 pm

Just posting a photo as a check. Ray, any time.
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ClaretTony » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:40 pm

Funkydrummer wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:38 pm
Okay dokay - it's a lot slicker site now in my opinion.

Still looking for the "home" button on the righthand side though. :D
Dibraido has had to add the home and like buttons himself within that new left hand box.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by dsr » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:40 pm

Thanks for the hard work. Makes me appreciate it all the more.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Paul Waine » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:50 pm

and the world starts to turn, again..... :D

I've been wondering where everyone had gone.... and what they were doing.

And, we had no site through 2 home defeats. I'm sure that saved a few finger nails and more.

So, what are the new features on the site? Why has CT got a little "contact CT" link against his name (no, I don't want one for me).

Well done to the tech guy(s).

UTC

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Burnleyareback2 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:53 pm

The new drop down will take some getting used to, I nearly report Frank instead of liking his post.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Tricky Trevor » Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:00 pm

ClaretTony wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:32 pm
That's one we are aware of and one I should have mentioned. Not been able to resolve that one yet.
Hipper’s Cartoons thread post1 contains a link.
This: https://archive.org/details/KamaSutraRidesAgain" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

The return false on window open might be the problem but is above my pay grade?

Just found that line should be replaced with:

onclick="return !window.open(this.href)"

And it will open in a new window.
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Wile E Coyote » Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:53 pm

it felt like I was living in china or north korea for several days, not a good experience to be a voiceless idiot as per usual.
Really happy this is up and running again, well done indeed to those responsible for tweaking dials and doing soldering way into the night .

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Steve1956 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:06 am

Thank you Dibraido,my life has been hell since the crash,I actually had to go shopping with the wife....I hate Tesco.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by cricketfieldclarets » Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:42 am

ClaretTony wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 8:58 pm
It's just been a few days we didn't expect to be honest. I suddenly found it almost impossible to post on the message board or update the site during Friday morning as the whole thing ground to a halt. I quickly let dibraidio know and he's worked tirelessly over the last few days to get us back up and running while also taking the opportunity to update the software which was needed. It might mean you see some changes.

If you find anything not working correctly, please post it on this thread and we (or dibraidio hopefully) will take a look at it.

Thanks all for your patience and continued support and a big thanks from me to dibraidio.

Tony
Good effort to get it back up.

So you know though this website wasn't and still isn't secure.
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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Taffy on the wing » Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:20 am

Thank you so much for doing what you do!.......very much appreciated this side of the pond.

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Post by Jeremy_Bentham » Thu Dec 05, 2019 2:30 am

. wonders what Bosscat has been doing with his time these last few days...

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by RammyClaret61 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:28 am

Ahhhh.. and all is well in the world again. :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Croydon Claret » Thu Dec 05, 2019 5:57 am

Well done and thanks for the effort

It's hard work supporting any website on a voluntary basis and trying to juggle it around work and other commitments.

Having been in the same position myself I can only offer my thanks and appreciation

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Buxtonclaret » Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:57 am

Cheers, Dib!


Odd, I could log in, but couldn't post last night/"early morning.
Said my IP addy was 'blacklisted' or something.
Fine this morning though.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by claretsintown » Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:23 am

Good to see you back guys.Tony feel free not to submit match reports for the last two home games

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by claretonthecoast1882 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:26 am

Good work getting it back up and running.

With the last 2 results as has been said possibly the best time, although the built up anger and frustration among those who cherish a defeat may make for some hard reading for the next few days.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Andreshotboots » Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:46 am

Nonsense.. It's been a North Korea style media blackout to avoid the meltdown of back to back home defeats!!! :D :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by derryclaret » Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:51 am

Great to be back, was bereft last Saturday with no Madge, the weather report from Galway, and Sussex Don in Ireland roaring "COME ON SUPER BURNLEY" at me at various times during the game

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Rick_Muller » Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:54 am

It's really going to take a while to get used to moving the mouse to the left to click the "Home" button, but thats the worst of it :D

its good to be back :D

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by SammyBoy » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:00 am

Thank God this place is back up and running, nearly had to do some work for a minute.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by Clevedon Claret » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:07 am

Well played team. Great work.

It's times like this when you realise how much this forum means to so many Clarets all over the place. Be it keeping up to date with all things Burnley, reading some of the daily squabbles or just a bit of company.
Cheers CT and team for all your hard work.

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Post by 7decades » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:22 am

Was it the Russians trying to interfere with the election of player of the match v Man City ?

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Post by Sozturf7 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:33 am

Hip Hip, you know the next bit.

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Re: Thanks for your patience and welcome back

Post by ashtonlongsider » Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:56 am

Thanks to all concerned for getting the site back up and running. Perhaps a blessing after the last two abject performances. I've no doubt the site would have gone into melt down on Tuesday night after that non performance against City, especially given how easily Palace beat us. Hodgson certainly has Dyche's number.

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