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#1 Samantha


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Posted 19 August 2003 - 02:35 PM

Paul, will we be able to have access to the old forums, as many of the discussions there are of perennial interest?


#2 JimLucas


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Posted 19 August 2003 - 04:28 PM

Couldn't we just repeat the discussions periodically? We tend to do that, anyway. :-)

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Posted 19 August 2003 - 04:34 PM

At least for now, the above link for Concertina.net Home Page gets to the old forum.

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Posted 19 August 2003 - 07:43 PM

Well, no promises, but yes, now that I finally have this system up and running, I do want to try my best to import all those old threads into an archive forum here, which will be great because it'll also mean that they'll be automatically full-text searchable using this forum's search system. No timeline, but I am looking into it (have to make sure that I don't break things too badly in the new system by bulk-loading all the partial data from the old system, since usernames etc. won't match up...).


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Posted 23 August 2003 - 08:40 PM

Searchable old forum comments would be terrific. THANKS for all of your hard work - it is appreciated!!!!! :D

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