Platform Upgraded

This past Friday night, I upgraded Ricochet to a new version of our platform.

The upgrade fixes a few problems. And possibly introduce new ones, though those have not been planned, of course. The biggest issue that will be fixed is the infamous and irritating &nbsp ; codes that show up in your post or comment when you try to edit it, and which throw the word count off. Unfortunately, I was not able to port our nice “blockquote” button to the new release yet, so we’ll have to do witho…


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  1. Busy System Admin

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    I’m sorry, the site was working in all my tests– and then when we roll it out, the bugs just start coming out of the woodwork.  I’m working on them.  Thanks for your patience!

    I’m sorry, the site was working in all my tests– and then when we roll it out, the bugs just start coming out of the woodwork.  I’m working on them.  Thanks for your patience!

  2. Busy System Admin

    Technical-Difficulties.jpg

    I’m sorry, the site was working in all my tests– and then when we roll it out, the bugs just start coming out of the woodwork.  I’m working on them.  Thanks for your patience!

  3. Busy System Admin

    I’m sorry, the site was working in all my tests– and then when we roll it out, the bugs just start coming out of the woodwork.  I’m working on them.  Thanks for your patience!

  4. Busy System Admin

    Technical-Difficulties.jpg

    I’m sorry, the site was working in all my tests– and then when we roll it out, the bugs just start coming out of the woodwork.  I’m working on them.  Thanks for your patience!

  5. Busy System Admin

    I think the main issues were cache-related.  The new platform probably uses the cache differently, and although I cleared the cache, there may have been some items that didn’t get cleared correctly.

    That said, there are still some issues, and we’re working on them.


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