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Forum pruning

Post by jack » Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:24 am

Should I enable pruning, make the forum start deleting old old old junk that nobody bothers to read anymore? Or should we keep it archived forever and have it go on forever and ever and ever and ever like google!

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Post by *Annie* » Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:39 am

I'm a neat freak, so I would go with pruning, as long as it really is old old old and not a soul has seen it in ages!
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Post by obiwankobe » Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:42 am

I say we save it all so when we put the KROQ Spy on trial we will have all the info to convict Glenn & Stryker who he must live with since they are never on at the same time
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Post by *Annie* » Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:48 am

Oh, you are so right! We need all this stuff for evidence!!!!!!
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Post by gidgetgoestohell » Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:51 am

Uh huh....yest Tom and the Spy ARE on at the same time....which tells me.....~adjusts her detective visor~ That TOM knows how to open two browsers at once...AHA...Ladies and Gentleman of the jury...Tom IS the spy.....thank you thank...no, please, hold your applause....
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Re: Forum pruning

Post by MicheBel » Fri Jun 10, 2005 12:12 pm

jack wrote:Should I enable pruning, make the forum start deleting old old old junk that nobody bothers to read anymore? Or should we keep it archived forever and have it go on forever and ever and ever and ever like google!
go on forever and ever and ever!

so that all these jamokes who come in later can see all the fun stuff we did before...

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Post by gidgetgoestohell » Fri Jun 10, 2005 12:28 pm

I agree. Miche actually archived the stuff from Yahoo over here too. So, it makes sense to keep it all. Maybe there should be a time limit on keeping it active, then prune it to archives.
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Post by MicheBel » Fri Jun 10, 2005 12:36 pm

Maybe we could have an "inactive" folder, and once it's past a certain date, it would default into there?

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Post by gidgetgoestohell » Fri Jun 10, 2005 12:43 pm

That sounds good as well....
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Post by assholitis » Fri Jun 10, 2005 3:14 pm

Yeah, I'm a sentimental patrack, so I'm all for keeping all the old posts. I mean I know there's like posts from months and months ago, some that never even got replies, but I'd rather keep it there and never check it then to want to check it down the road and find out that it's been deleted. I guess unless space becomes an issue, then you can start pruning them down.

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Post by obiwankobe » Sat Jun 11, 2005 12:47 am

just don't break the flux-capacitor
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Post by *Annie* » Sun Jun 12, 2005 10:35 am

obiwankobe wrote:just don't break the flux-capacitor
What IS that?
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Post by gidgetgoestohell » Mon Jun 13, 2005 3:20 pm

Annie...you haven't ever seen Back to the Future????
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Post by *Annie* » Mon Jun 13, 2005 4:11 pm

No, and I don't plan to.... I saw clips as a child and thought it was boring...
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Post by Gooch » Mon Jun 13, 2005 4:38 pm

gidgetgoestohell wrote:I agree. Miche actually archived the stuff from Yahoo over here too. So, it makes sense to keep it all. Maybe there should be a time limit on keeping it active, then prune it to archives.
Archives?!?!?! Did someone say archives?!?!?!
Yes to archiving!!! Support your local Archivist, but you know....Archivist make it last longer...
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Post by *Annie* » Mon Jun 13, 2005 4:53 pm

So an archivist is something like Viagra?
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Post by Gooch » Mon Jun 13, 2005 4:55 pm

*Annie* wrote:So an archivist is something like Viagra?
Except we're not blue...at least not on the outside...
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Post by obiwankobe » Mon Jun 13, 2005 5:38 pm

took me a second to figure that one out
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Post by Gooch » Mon Jun 13, 2005 5:40 pm

obiwankobe wrote:took me a second to figure that one out
oops...forgot to add a not...its fixed now.
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Post by gidgetgoestohell » Tue Jun 14, 2005 7:02 am

Well Annie....that is where you will get all of your flux-capacitor information....
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Post by assholitis » Wed Jun 15, 2005 12:25 am

How did you grow up in the 80s without having seen Back to the Future? :o I'm going to go download the Huey Lewis & the News theme song right now.

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