Forum Software Update 23/09/2015

Forum News, Announcements and any issues you're having with the forum

Moderator: myglaren

User avatar
xantia_v6
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 3932
Joined: 09 Nov 2005, 23:03
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
My Cars: -
1997 Citroen Xantia V6 (France)
1999 Citroen XM V6 ES9 (France)
2011 Peugeot 308 CC THP 155 (NZ)
1975 Jaguar XJ-S pre-HE (NZ)
x 56

Forum Software Update 23/09/2015

Postby xantia_v6 » 22 Sep 2015, 13:49

I will be performing a minor software upgrade on the forum on Wednesday morning, starting sometime between 7:00 and 8:00 BST.

The forum will be off-line for up to 30 minutes during the upgrade.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Xantia V6
0 x

User avatar
xantia_v6
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 3932
Joined: 09 Nov 2005, 23:03
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
My Cars: -
1997 Citroen Xantia V6 (France)
1999 Citroen XM V6 ES9 (France)
2011 Peugeot 308 CC THP 155 (NZ)
1975 Jaguar XJ-S pre-HE (NZ)
x 56

Re: Forum Software Update 23/09/2015 - Completed

Postby xantia_v6 » 23 Sep 2015, 04:41

The upgrade has now been completed.

This was just a maintenance release, so no new features this time.

The only difference visble to users is that the mouse-over topic preview on the forum index pages now has a dark background.
0 x

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 37658
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: Xantia Activa, Xantia 1.9TD, Pug 207, Giant TCR Bike, Giant TCR Pro Bike and a Mountain Bike...
x 434
Contact:

Re: Forum Software Update 23/09/2015 - Completed

Postby CitroJim » 23 Sep 2015, 08:03

xantia_v6 wrote:The only difference visble to users is that the mouse-over topic preview on the forum index pages now has a dark background.



I like that a lot :-D

Mike, thanks for your hard work this morning =D>
0 x
Jim

Gabriel - The Best 1.9TD Xantia in the World...
The Activa - My favourite toy...
The Pug of Love - A pretty blue 207...
And Three Bikes...

One of Barclay James Harvest's Biggest Fans...

User avatar
addo
Sara Watson's Stalker
Posts: 8018
Joined: 19 Aug 2008, 12:38
Location: NEW South Wales, Australia. I'll show you "Far, far away" ;-)
My Cars: Peugeot 605
Citroën Berlingo
Alfa 147
x 1

Postby addo » 07 Oct 2015, 10:12

Like an old schooler, I use my browsing history to re-open this Forum's front page. Depending on the other topic headings, the Index may be almost anywhere within the collated URLs of specific pages within the site.

Can there be a tweak to the index page somehow, so it is pretty much guaranteed to come top of the list?
0 x

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 37658
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: Xantia Activa, Xantia 1.9TD, Pug 207, Giant TCR Bike, Giant TCR Pro Bike and a Mountain Bike...
x 434
Contact:

Re: Forum Software Update 23/09/2015

Postby CitroJim » 07 Oct 2015, 12:17

I can see where you're coming from Adam but I'm not sure... Do as I do and have it as one of my default tabs so it always opens on the index page as soon as you open your browser...
0 x
Jim

Gabriel - The Best 1.9TD Xantia in the World...
The Activa - My favourite toy...
The Pug of Love - A pretty blue 207...
And Three Bikes...

One of Barclay James Harvest's Biggest Fans...

User avatar
myglaren
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 12806
Joined: 02 Mar 2008, 14:30
Location: Katzenellen Bogen by the Sea
My Cars: 2003 C5 2.0 HDi 110 SX 215,400
x 92

Re: Forum Software Update 23/09/2015

Postby myglaren » 07 Oct 2015, 16:52

Same here Jim.
0 x
________________________________
Sent via Heliograph from the other side of the mountain

Steve

Jackie Evancho...Divine!

User avatar
xantia_v6
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 3932
Joined: 09 Nov 2005, 23:03
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
My Cars: -
1997 Citroen Xantia V6 (France)
1999 Citroen XM V6 ES9 (France)
2011 Peugeot 308 CC THP 155 (NZ)
1975 Jaguar XJ-S pre-HE (NZ)
x 56

Re:

Postby xantia_v6 » 07 Oct 2015, 19:02

addo wrote:Like an old schooler, I use my browsing history to re-open this Forum's front page. Depending on the other topic headings, the Index may be almost anywhere within the collated URLs of specific pages within the site.

Can there be a tweak to the index page somehow, so it is pretty much guaranteed to come top of the list?

If I have understood correctly, then that is browser behavior, not something we can control.

You can of course click on the banner text at the top of every page to go back to the index, or use the Active Topics button at the top right to see what has been going on while you were away...
0 x

User avatar
myglaren
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 12806
Joined: 02 Mar 2008, 14:30
Location: Katzenellen Bogen by the Sea
My Cars: 2003 C5 2.0 HDi 110 SX 215,400
x 92

Re: Re:

Postby myglaren » 07 Oct 2015, 20:00

xantia_v6 wrote:
addo wrote:Like an old schooler, I use my browsing history to re-open this Forum's front page. Depending on the other topic headings, the Index may be almost anywhere within the collated URLs of specific pages within the site.

Can there be a tweak to the index page somehow, so it is pretty much guaranteed to come top of the list?

If I have understood correctly, then that is browser behavior, not something we can control.

You can of course click on the banner text at the top of every page to go back to the index, or use the Active Topics button at the top right to see what has been going on while you were away...

Lately I have been using the "Unread Posts" button for that as it falls nicely to hand.
0 x
________________________________
Sent via Heliograph from the other side of the mountain

Steve

Jackie Evancho...Divine!


Return to “Forum News, Announcements and Issues”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest