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Kafra

Forum maintenance and broken bbcode in posts

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Hello everyone

Yesterday I had to do a forum-wide maintenance in order to replace all instances of the now dead domain 'hercules.ws' with 'herc.ws' through all forum posts, signatures, messages, blogs, bugtracker entries and possibly other places.

In order to do that, I had to wipe the forum cache and let it rebuild all posts from the original bbcode. This is normally a safe operation, except when the bbcode syntax changed since the posts were made. This is unfortunately the case for some bbcodes we use, that slightly changed syntax with IPB upgrades (and IPB is a very terrible piece of software, with even worse upgrade scripts, that don't care about those things).

If you spot any posts that now look broken, please reply here with a link to them, so that I'll do the necessary operations to fix their bbcode, and rebuild the cache once again.


Thank you for your cooperation!

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