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Forum: What is on Your Mind? 15 Hours Ago
65
Posted By Neo
Bug in New User Registration Process (No Registration Complete Message)
There is bug in the new member registration process.

This bug appeared after we paused registration and moved to the new forums in our initial test mode.

When a new user registers now (here),...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Day Ago
257
Posted By Neo
Also, I am finding, by trial and error, that even...
Also, I am finding, by trial and error, that even before preprocessing with the Ruby migration scripts, there are some transformations which are easily done on the copy of the vB3 MySQL DB dump; for...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Day Ago
257
Posted By Neo
Update: Change in direction (too slow to...
Update:

Change in direction (too slow to keep doing the migration over and over).

Create / write a Ruby script (done):


Retrieve the mappings from the vB posts to the Discourse posts...
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Posted By Neo
You need to provide full system information to...
You need to provide full system information to get help.

Your question provides no information on your operation system, versions, etc.

We don't run a mind-reading service here, sorry.
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 2 Days Ago
257
Posted By Neo
Today, armed with a new migration script...
Today, armed with a new migration script vbulletin_neo7.rb I will start a migration from scratch on the staging server for the purposes of getting raw preprocessed posts from the postgres DB and...
140
Posted By Neo
Welcome biofreek, Of course there is a way...
Welcome biofreek,

Of course there is a way to do what you want in just about every programming language, including awk.

However, our mission here is to help you help yourself and your mission...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 4 Days Ago
257
Posted By Neo
Update on vB3 Migration to Discourse - Issues and Status of BBCode Transformations
We "completed" the migration of this vB3 site to Discourse a number of days ago. However, deeper testing by @Scrutinizer and @MadeInGermany revealed that a lot of text was mangled in the migration. ...
138
Posted By Neo
Please post the script you have designed and...
Please post the script you have designed and written so far, to solve your problem.

Please put some effort into your own script and try; and when you post your best attempt, please post all sample...
157
Posted By Neo
This would be easy with grep grep Cooker ...
This would be easy with grep


grep Cooker Sample.txt | grep Available
272
Posted By Neo
If you search the forums, this question has been...
If you search the forums, this question has been asked many times over the past 10 years.

The answer is always the same:


The way to clear issue this is to reboot.

There is no reason to...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Week Ago
1,356
Posted By Neo
Update: Ruby-bbcode-to-md gem is a code...
Update:

Ruby-bbcode-to-md gem is a code mangler (https://www.unix.com/programming/284003-ruby-bbcode-md-gem-code-mangler.html)
Forum: Programming 1 Week Ago
347
Posted By Neo
Ruby-bbcode-to-md gem is a code mangler
Warning to Users of the Ruby gem ruby-bbcode-to-md

The Discourse plugin ruby-bbcode-to-md maintained by Neil Lalonde on GitHub (https://github.com/nlalonde/ruby-bbcode-to-md) is a total code...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Week Ago
582
Posted By Neo
Update: It turns out the plugin recommended...
Update:

It turns out the plugin recommended by the discourse community, ruby-bbcode-to-md is basically garbage, and completely mangles code in migration.

I want to thank MadeInGermany for...
185
Posted By Neo
You will more-than-likely get a faster reply if...
You will more-than-likely get a faster reply if you post your questions in our new forum here:

UNIX.COM Community - UNIX.COM Community free technical support for all Linux, Unix-like and UNIX...
168
Posted By Neo
You will more-than-likely get a faster reply if...
You will more-than-likely get a faster reply if you post your question in our new forum here:

https://community.unix.com
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Week Ago
582
Posted By Neo
On another note: I have had a few people...
On another note:

I have had a few people comment about converting new site to www.unix.com versus community.unix.com, so let me remind everyone:

This site has over 200K man pages and none of...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Week Ago
582
Posted By Neo
When the day comes where this site is read-only...
When the day comes where this site is read-only all logins processes will be disabled so password hashes in a DB are mostly irrelevent.

Cheers.
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Posted By Neo
Did you try: # openssl version -d ...
Did you try:

# openssl version -d
OPENSSLDIR: "/var/ssl"
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 1 Week Ago
582
Posted By Neo
Update: The moderation team has decided to...
Update:

The moderation team has decided to open both forums, the old vB forum (this one) and the new one (Discourse forum) for the time being.

We want to get more user feedback and also...
188
Posted By Neo
Please Stay Home and Safe During the Pandemic
We are wishing every please stay home and stay safe during the pandemic.

Don't forget to try out our new forums at;

https://community.unix.com

Login over there while at home and tell us what...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 2 Weeks Ago
582
Posted By Neo
FYI: We have started the process of the...
FYI:

We have started the process of the "final migration" to the new community site.

New posts and new registrations on www.unix.com are disabled.

Details on the site site coming soon.
...
494
Posted By Neo
See this post: Announcement: New Discourse...
See this post:

Announcement: New Discourse Site to Go Live this Weekend (https://www.unix.com/what-is-on-your-mind-/283988-announcement-new-discourse-site-go-live-weekend.html)
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 2 Weeks Ago
582
Posted By Neo
This site will stay the same, READ ONLY. The...
This site will stay the same, READ ONLY.

The new site will have a new name which I will put in the banner of this site when the cutover is done.

It will be easy to find, do not worry.

All...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 2 Weeks Ago
582
Posted By Neo
Announcement: New Discourse Site to Go Live this Weekend
Update: Both the new site and site are live.

We plan to set this site (www.unix.com) to read only and there will be no new registrations here after this weekend.

I plan do the "final"...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 2 Weeks Ago
768
Posted By Neo
Making progress getting the vB "thanks" to...
Making progress getting the vB "thanks" to convert and migration to discourse "like"...

Results from migration test run 5:

The number of discourse "likes" will not match the vb forums because...
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