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Offline Krischan

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #15 on: June 13, 2017, 10:11:12 PM »
One very important thing for me is this one (ok, it's Summer now - at least at the northern hemisphere - but hey in only six months it's XMAS again) ;D ;D ;D

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #16 on: June 14, 2017, 01:38:49 AM »
Suggestion:  Increase the number of entries in the RSS feed from 5 to... 25, maybe?
You can do this by modifying the RSS feed URL to http://www.syntaxbomb.com/index.php?action=.xml;type=rss;limit=25

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One very important thing for me is this one (ok, it's Summer now - at least at the northern hemisphere - but hey in only six months it's XMAS again)
Saved and ready for the festive period which for me starts on December 1st :D
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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #17 on: June 14, 2017, 01:46:09 AM »
Suggestion:  Increase the number of entries in the RSS feed from 5 to... 25, maybe?
You can do this by modifying the RSS feed URL to http://www.syntaxbomb.com/index.php?action=.xml;type=rss;limit=25
Cool, thanks.  Done.

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #18 on: June 25, 2017, 08:52:44 PM »
Chatroom, its not syntaxbomb without a chatroom! :D

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #19 on: June 26, 2017, 07:21:03 PM »
Chatroom, its not syntaxbomb without a chatroom! :D

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #20 on: June 26, 2017, 07:59:55 PM »
Chatroom, its not syntaxbomb without a chatroom! :D

Dabz
I'll get a chatroom sorted of for SyntaxBomb, hosted here and plugged directly into the forums :D
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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #21 on: July 15, 2017, 03:09:23 AM »
Perhaps a small bug in the Code Archives: the line numbers get copied along into blitz when trying to copy-paste the source codes, which blitz doesn't like.
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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #22 on: July 15, 2017, 03:13:53 AM »
Perhaps a small bug in the Code Archives: the line numbers get copied along into blitz when trying to copy-paste the source codes, which blitz doesn't like.
Huh, that's just silly ::) - I'll see if I slap in a link to just highlight the code.
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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #23 on: July 15, 2017, 09:24:53 PM »

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I can't duplicate problem. unless your hitting ctrl-a to highlight the whole page

Offline RonTek

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #24 on: July 16, 2017, 06:56:47 AM »
Yes, copy paste works ok without the line numbers. Try selecting only inside the code box.

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #25 on: July 17, 2017, 07:11:20 AM »
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Yes, copy paste works ok without the line numbers. Try selecting only inside the code box.
Does this mean I don't to dive in and alter the forum code?  :P
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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #26 on: July 17, 2017, 07:39:58 AM »
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Yes, copy paste works ok without the line numbers. Try selecting only inside the code box.
Does this mean I don't to dive in and alter the forum code?  :P

yep, seems to work fine as long as you select it like this..  :)


Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #27 on: July 17, 2017, 07:08:54 PM »
Hmm, of course I'm not using Ctrl+a(duh).  ::)
Just the regular Ctrl+C or V. Also tried RightClick>Copy/Paste: same results. Proof?

Copy:


Paste:


It happens when selecting the entire text or only piece of text as well.
I've also checked out the possibility that was a browser specific thingy,  but tried both IE11 and Chrome and makes no difference. I'm on Windows 10 Pro Creators Update and haven't run into this anywhere else yet.

I dunno if is in certain areas only but I was copying from here:  http://www.syntaxbomb.com/index.php/topic,402.0.html

Could be an odd setting on my system, but I find it hard to imagine what could cause this..
I'm not looking forward to be taking out the line number every time, especially on the larger pieces of code.


Perhaps a download button like the original Blitz site isn't such a bad idea, for one thing its more easy(if possible)?

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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #28 on: July 17, 2017, 10:11:47 PM »
I agree, a Download Source link is needed.  In the mean time, you can go to the official Blitz archive at http://wasted.nz and download from there.
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Re: Site suggestions, the future and other stuff
« Reply #29 on: July 18, 2017, 01:01:32 AM »
I don't get any line numbers even if I select the whole page, I'm using Win 7 Home Premium + Firefox 54 32-bit.

I would like to ask Qube if he could increased the default code font size by one or even two sizes, as it's smaller than the custom syntax highlighted ones.

 

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