Petition to Reconsider Rep

Discussion in 'The Help Desk' started by Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee, May 3, 2012.

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  1. The Exception

    The Exception The One Who Will Be Administrator Super Moderator

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    Rep is now at 10 for everyone.
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  2. Captain X

    Captain X Responsible cookie control

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    Cool, now you officially suck. :techman:
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  3. The Exception

    The Exception The One Who Will Be Administrator Super Moderator

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    Just doing my job, you know, the one people were complaining about me not doing.
  4. Captain X

    Captain X Responsible cookie control

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    Yeah, so really, you suck no matter what. ;)
  5. His Grace Faceman the Duke of Wordforge

    His Grace Faceman the Duke of Wordforge Keeping a Stiff Upper Lip

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    Oh, in that case, you're fired.
  6. The Exception

    The Exception The One Who Will Be Administrator Super Moderator

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  7. Captain X

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  8. The Exception

    The Exception The One Who Will Be Administrator Super Moderator

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    In fairness, I'm also working my other job at the moment.
  9. Chuck

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  10. Muad Dib

    Muad Dib Probably a Dual Deceased Member

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    Yeah, you suck! :muad2:
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  11. The Exception

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  12. Talkahuano

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    I'm not happy about it. I liked my collection of green dots. :sigh:
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  13. $corp

    $corp Dirty Old Chinaman

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    Hey, I'd like to have known my rep score before this reset. Is there a way to get this info?
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  14. Dr. Krieg

    Dr. Krieg Noli Me Tangere. Administrator Overlord

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    Where is my goddamned rep? It took me so long to get that! :bergman:
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  15. Amaris

    Amaris The Aether

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    I don't think there is. I checked mine when they announced the drop to 10. If you didn't, I'm not sure that there's any way to find out now.
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  16. Muad Dib

    Muad Dib Probably a Dual Deceased Member

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    You must be dumber than shit. How in the hell do you take:

    as pushing to get it done?

    I've been very clear all along that I was opposed to this.
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  17. Amaris

    Amaris The Aether

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    You have, but your post there indicates that there's no point in keeping Sokar and evenflow's rep in the red, and since the changeover means bringing everyone up to +10 green, you were pushing for the changeover. Kind of a "quit dragging your feet and get it done" post.
  18. Bailey

    Bailey It's always Christmas Eve Super Moderator

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    Warned.
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  19. Bickendan

    Bickendan Custom Title Administrator Faceless Mook Writer

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    Can we just kill this aberration of a thread? It's more frayed than a cat's favourite curtain :brood:
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  20. Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee

    Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee Straight Awesome

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    Well, ballsack, you really fucked up. :)
  21. Bailey

    Bailey It's always Christmas Eve Super Moderator

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    Not the only one!

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  22. Zombie

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  23. Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee

    Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee Straight Awesome

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    Nick, great job! I am so pleased with the way you executed the rep change.

    Did you use HeidiSQL to manually change each rep field to +10? Because that would have been grand!!!
  24. Seth Rich

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    Well this is retarded.
  25. Bailey

    Bailey It's always Christmas Eve Super Moderator

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    See, much better. :)

    Although since it seems this thread has degenerated into name calling rather than any actual discussion, could be time to end it...
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  26. Black Dove

    Black Dove Mildly Offensive

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    WTF is happening to this board? It's turning into TNZ light. No wonder we keep loosing posters and slowly dying. The more you neuter the Red Room, the faster it's going to die.

    This decision sucks.
  27. Diacanu

    Diacanu Comicmike. Writer

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  28. Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee

    Scott Hamilton Robert E Ron Paul Lee Straight Awesome

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    This decision does, indeed, suck. :)

    The implementation has sucked too. Rep is just a freaking row in a table. It's not that hard to copy it, paste it into an excel spreadsheet, and if you screw it up, restore it five minutes later.

    HECK, it wouldn't have been hard to sort things BY rep score, and change the negative ones to +10 using Heidi SQL.

    This has been one kibosh of horrible implementation.

    It's as if the decision was made that 'Hey, they're pissed about the rep change? Let's give them some other way to be pissed so they'll forget the original change that they were REALLY pissed about!"

    Lanz, I like you, but I disagree with you on this one.

    And Nick? Nevermind. :rolleyes: Not much point in talking to a wall.
  29. Sokar

    Sokar Yippiekiyay, motherfucker. Deceased Member

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    And the circle of gayness is complete.
  30. Bailey

    Bailey It's always Christmas Eve Super Moderator

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    As far as I'm aware this implementation was always the plan.

    And for people complaining about losing their rep scores and how it changes the board, I think this is the third time all up that rep has been reset, was a lot of support for resetting yearly when the board first started.
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