Chat is here!

Messages from the admin team about how the forum operates. Please read them!
Post Reply
User avatar
DNS
Site Admin
Posts: 2876
Joined: Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:23 pm
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Contact:

Chat is here!

Post by DNS » Sun Jun 19, 2011 3:28 am

The chat room is now available.

See the links at the top and bottom of the home (index) page.

User avatar
Dechen Norbu
Posts: 2869
Joined: Sat Mar 26, 2011 6:50 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Dechen Norbu » Sun Jun 19, 2011 3:53 am

That's great. Some live interaction! Hot debates will gain a whole new meaning! :lol:

Ngawang Drolma
Founding Member
Posts: 2230
Joined: Tue Apr 07, 2009 8:44 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Ngawang Drolma » Sun Jun 19, 2011 4:21 am

Thanks David! :)

Best,
Laura

User avatar
Mr. G
Posts: 4036
Joined: Wed Jan 20, 2010 6:36 am
Location: Spaceship Earth

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Mr. G » Sun Jun 19, 2011 11:24 am

Nice David!
  • How foolish you are,
    grasping the letter of the text and ignoring its intention!
    - Vasubandhu

plwk
Posts: 2933
Joined: Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:41 am

Re: Chat is here!

Post by plwk » Sun Jun 19, 2011 11:41 am

Sadhu David!
One Q though....is it of any necessity to allow the chat room to be have full visibility and prominence on the main page? :shock:
Back at the sister site, their chat room is not so and perhaps like back on E-Sangha, this place could create, for the curious, a bar at the bottom of the main page, displaying only the names of users who are present there... :shrug:

User avatar
Nicholas Weeks
Posts: 2912
Joined: Mon Apr 06, 2009 4:21 am
Location: California

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Sun Jun 19, 2011 8:17 pm

I thought Greg had a personal problem with big time lag in post a message in Chat. But now it has happened to me, so far about 2 minutes have passed & I see nothing appearing from my Chat-post??
Distrust everyone in whom the impulse to punish is powerful!
Nietzsche

User avatar
DNS
Site Admin
Posts: 2876
Joined: Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:23 pm
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Contact:

Re: Chat is here!

Post by DNS » Mon Jun 20, 2011 5:06 am

After the recent upgrades, some users who have diacritics in their name have had problems logging-in.

We thought we fixed it, but apparently the error codes are still coming up. We are working on it some more.

Jnana
Posts: 1106
Joined: Tue Nov 16, 2010 12:58 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Jnana » Tue Jun 21, 2011 2:25 am

Could the chat be removed from the DW Index page and put somewhere else?

All the best,

Geoff

User avatar
mudra
Posts: 453
Joined: Sat Apr 03, 2010 3:55 am

Re: Chat is here!

Post by mudra » Wed Jun 22, 2011 4:01 pm

plwk wrote:Sadhu David!
One Q though....is it of any necessity to allow the chat room to be have full visibility and prominence on the main page? :shock:
Back at the sister site, their chat room is not so and perhaps like back on E-Sangha, this place could create, for the curious, a bar at the bottom of the main page, displaying only the names of users who are present there... :shrug:
Yes I do think the E-sangha chat room had some good features. One of them was as you say: if you were actually on the chat page it showed, if you left the page then your name wasn't there. Gets a bit boring doing the "Yoohoo, anyone home thing". The other thing which I don't see (it might be there?) was that the facility to have a 'private chat' within the chat room...

But otherwise, it's great that we are getting this facility together.

User avatar
Dechen Norbu
Posts: 2869
Joined: Sat Mar 26, 2011 6:50 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Dechen Norbu » Thu Jun 23, 2011 3:13 pm

Hi David, why don't you use the same applet that's being used in our sister site? It's a little less user friendly but it is also much more complete, IMO. :smile:

User avatar
DNS
Site Admin
Posts: 2876
Joined: Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:23 pm
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Contact:

Re: Chat is here!

Post by DNS » Thu Jun 23, 2011 5:40 pm

Hi DN,

Yes, that is a good idea.

The delays in some of the improvements are because I have to wait for when my haxor son gets time. :tongue:

He is the expert at these techie thingies, but is busy at the university.

I can do some things, but in most cases I wait for him because if I mess it up, it might remain messed-up for a long time.

User avatar
Dechen Norbu
Posts: 2869
Joined: Sat Mar 26, 2011 6:50 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Dechen Norbu » Fri Jun 24, 2011 2:56 am

hehe, better safe than sorry, right?

Thanks David. :smile:

User avatar
Indrajala
Posts: 6316
Joined: Fri Feb 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Netherlands
Contact:

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Indrajala » Sat Jul 09, 2011 2:09 pm

Let's keep discussions civil and moreover criticism should be constructive and helpful, not arrogant slander.

tad etat sarvajñānaṃ karuṇāmūlaṃ bodhicittahetukam upāyaparyavasānam iti |
Flower Ornament Depository (Blog) Exploring Classical Chinese (Blog) Dharma Depository (Site)

Ngawang Drolma
Founding Member
Posts: 2230
Joined: Tue Apr 07, 2009 8:44 pm

Re: Chat is here!

Post by Ngawang Drolma » Sat Jul 09, 2011 9:30 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:Hi DN,

Yes, that is a good idea.

The delays in some of the improvements are because I have to wait for when my haxor son gets time. :tongue:

He is the expert at these techie thingies, but is busy at the university.

I can do some things, but in most cases I wait for him because if I mess it up, it might remain messed-up for a long time.
Great David! :smile:

User avatar
DNS
Site Admin
Posts: 2876
Joined: Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:23 pm
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Contact:

Re: Chat is here!

Post by DNS » Sun Nov 13, 2011 6:41 am

Due to requests from members here and in PMs and elsewhere, the chat room is removed from the index page. The link is showing near the bottom of the home page to the chat room.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests