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Corruption in archive posts

Discussion in 'Suggestions & Bugs' started by alethiophile, Dec 4, 2014.

  1. alethiophile

    alethiophile Shadowed Philosopher Administrator

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    It is known that the import process from SMF caused various kinds of issues in old messages. There is currently a project to fix these, for which it is required that the admins know as much as possible about what exactly became corrupted.

    Hereunder, kindly report any issues with corruption in old posts that you see, with links to the posts in question. The important thing is a given type of corruption, not specific examples, and thus if a post shows only some problem already listed here there's no need to report it again. However, if you are unsure, it's better to err on the side of reporting than not.

    Already known issues:

    • ' ' HTML entities scattered throughout posts (fixed in running forum)
    • Link-attributed quotes not parsing, shown as raw BBcode (fixed in running forum)
    • [list] tag not parsing, shown as raw BBcode

    Your help in reporting is greatly appreciated.
     
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    Nuit L'immortale Capo

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    Biigoh Primordial Tanuki Moderator

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    [SIZE=2em]That Which Survived[/SIZE]
     
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    macdjord Well worn.

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    macdjord Well worn.

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