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Uh-oh! Q&A bug.........

By hippiekarl ·
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My answer to the posted-yesterday question about 'computer slowdown' got cut in two, and only the second half posted (3 times). I just left a mess over there trying to get the first half to show up. When I clicked 'edit' each time to attempt to reinsert the missing text, IT WAS THERE, but as soon as I hit 'submit', it posted without it again. You have the missing text, but it just won't commit to the page. I even tried choosing a generic synonym for 'YouTube' (which I'd mentioned as a cache-hog) in case that was causing a 'spam-alarm' or something, but no go.
Has this happened to anyone else answering a question in the last day? HAL 9000? wizard57? (I know you two get to most of them first)....

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Just like that

by hippiekarl In reply to Get Firefox

...it's ALL there. I've been off FF for a couple of years, but I deduce now that the issue may be MS's (ie IE...I couldn't resist typing that), not TR's. Now I'm going to find Ghostery and a few others I used to use with this browser.....

Thank you for the interest and advice, Michael.

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IE has a number of issues

by Michael Jay In reply to Just like that

with TR, glad to be of assistance.

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I find myself on an IE 8 unit and

by Michael Jay In reply to IE has a number of issues

I do not see these issues, IE 8.0.6001.18702. Not often that I use IE and was hoping to see just what you have seen, but it does appear to work properly with regard to My Stuff.

Most times I am on a Ubutnu box using Firefox, something wierd is going on from your place, but glad you can get to see what you need now.

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I still have to refresh a just-loaded Discussion page

by hippiekarl In reply to IE has a number of issues

...to see comments' votes. That's with FF.

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I am getting the sinking feeling

by Michael Jay In reply to IE has a number of issues

that the internet browsers just don't like you :)

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That's me, all right:

by hippiekarl In reply to IE has a number of issues

The Sailor who Fell From Grace with the Sea....

KES

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This has been fixed...

by tcavadias Staff In reply to Uh-oh! Q&A bug.........

.. Let me know if this issue should decide to return without a golden ticket sporting gifts and cookies for all :-)

-Tammy [_]3

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Thanks Taminkins

by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to This has been fixed...

Now lets see how long it lasts before we break it again.

Though I must admit that the no Tiny URL is a real pain. Looks like I'm going to have to go and redo several Questions like this so I can post them again. I used to just Bookmark them and Copy & Paste then as an answer, see my response to this question. . :_|

http://www.techrepublic.com/forum/questions/101-342724?tag=content;discussion-table

Col 0:-)

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Those are still working... so old ones aren't affected (don't mess with the chtonians)

by AnsuGisalas In reply to Thanks Taminkins

You should add that question to your own favourites, then you can grab the urls from behind the tinyurls whenever you need them... sort of like a bookmark, only more cumbersome

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RE:- sort of like a bookmark, only more cumbersome

by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to Those are still working.. ...

You've got that one right. I gave up half way through converting everything to the full URL's.

Way too complicated for little old Dumb me.

Col

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