Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 47

Thread: VMs

  1. #1
    Eternal Optimist / Cricket Web Staff Member GIMH's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Jason Koumas is having a party
    Posts
    48,136

    VMs

    Any chance there could be a restriction put in place so users need, say, ten posts before they can post VMs?

    It's all being dealt with quickly enough but I'd personally not read **** about the various females in my life or allegations against my sexuality across people's walls, and I'm sure Howe_Zat and others would probably prefer their name wasn't posted in such a way ether.
    "It was an easy decision to sign. I could have gone elsewhere, I had calls, but it never entered my mind it's not about the money."
    Jason Koumas

    SWA

    RIP Craigos. A true CW legend. You will be missed.

  2. #2
    Global Moderator nightprowler10's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Madhouse on Madison
    Posts
    14,187
    Yeah it was pretty despicable posting. We're in the process of putting such a restriction since the first occurrence and trying to figure out exactly how to go about doing it. James and PEWS are on it unless I'm mistaken, and I think the length would be different as well.

    It absolutely sucks to see posts like that on your VM though. The worst I got was Porkistan...
    RIP Craigos

  3. #3
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Moving to Somalia
    Posts
    43,393
    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
    Any chance there could be a restriction put in place so users need, say, ten posts before they can post VMs?

    It's all being dealt with quickly enough but I'd personally not read **** about the various females in my life or allegations against my sexuality across people's walls, and I'm sure Howe_Zat and others would probably prefer their name wasn't posted in such a way ether.
    Yeah, we're on it.
    ~ Cribbage

    Quote Originally Posted by Riggins View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by simonlee48 View Post
    Sanga has done well but Murali has done better. In my opinion, Murali is simply the best off spinner in history of cricket and I can't make that kind of statement for Sanga.
    Sanga isn't the best off spinner in the history of cricket? News to me.

  4. #4
    Global Moderator nightprowler10's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Madhouse on Madison
    Posts
    14,187
    Also, vB doesn't really give us a way to see any messages a poster may have left on people's VMs unless we go rifling through profiles, so the only way we know is if you report it. With posts in the forums, we can simply do a "select all" and delete, but that is not the case with VMs. So if people see any more such messages floating around on people's walls, please report them.


  5. #5
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Moving to Somalia
    Posts
    43,393
    Quote Originally Posted by nightprowler10 View Post
    Also, vB doesn't really give us a way to see any messages a poster may have left on people's VMs unless we go rifling through profiles, so the only way we know is if you report it. With posts in the forums, we can simply do a "select all" and delete, but that is not the case with VMs. So if people see any more such messages floating around on people's walls, please report them.
    An SQL query would nab it pretty quickly actually but we'd need James to do that every time.

  6. #6
    Global Moderator Fusion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    United States
    Posts
    11,402
    I got the “Porkistan” VM as well. I sympathize with all that were targeted. It’s obvious the pathetic **** that’s doing it enjoys the attention (and would no doubt love reading this thread). Can only imagine how difficult it must be for his parents to tolerate that sicko (he’s single for sure as I’m 100% sure no female would allow him within 50 yards of themselves).

  7. #7
    Hall of Fame Member Marcuss's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Above you
    Posts
    15,472
    Quote Originally Posted by nightprowler10 View Post
    Also, vB doesn't really give us a way to see any messages a poster may have left on people's VMs unless we go rifling through profiles, so the only way we know is if you report it. With posts in the forums, we can simply do a "select all" and delete, but that is not the case with VMs. So if people see any more such messages floating around on people's walls, please report them.
    Surely they're all being left at a similar time so
    User CP -> New Items (Under Moderation) -> Visitor Messages
    Would give you a list of all VMs posted in revers chronological order?
    Obviously not sure what the CW Admin panel is like mind you.

  8. #8
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Moving to Somalia
    Posts
    43,393
    Quote Originally Posted by Marcuss View Post
    Surely they're all being left at a similar time so
    User CP -> New Items (Under Moderation) -> Visitor Messages
    Would give you a list of all VMs posted in revers chronological order?
    Yeah that's how I was knocking them off before when I was online at the time of the attack. It's still not anywhere near as easy as purging a poster though.

  9. #9
    Eternal Optimist / Cricket Web Staff Member GIMH's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Jason Koumas is having a party
    Posts
    48,136
    Cheers for the responses mods.

  10. #10
    Hall of Fame Member Howe_zat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Top floor, bottom buzzer
    Posts
    16,030
    Quote Originally Posted by Fusion View Post
    I got the ďPorkistanĒ VM as well. I sympathize with all that were targeted. Itís obvious the pathetic **** thatís doing it enjoys the attention (and would no doubt love reading this thread). Can only imagine how difficult it must be for his parents to tolerate that sicko (heís single for sure as Iím 100% sure no female would allow him within 50 yards of themselves).
    What if it's not a bloke?

  11. #11
    Global Moderator Fusion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    United States
    Posts
    11,402
    Quote Originally Posted by Howe_zat View Post
    What if it's not a bloke?
    Oh it's a bloke, trust me.

  12. #12
    Hall of Fame Member Howe_zat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Top floor, bottom buzzer
    Posts
    16,030


    The mods have surveillance now

  13. #13
    Englishman BoyBrumby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    Locked up inside my opium den, surrounded by some Chinamen
    Posts
    44,955
    This the same dickless wonder who (ironically) posted some hard core pron on my wall?

    I got off lightly if so.
    Cricket Web's 2013/14 Premier League Tipping Champion

    - As featured in The Independent.

    "The committee discussed the issue of illegal bowling actions, and believed that there are a number of bowlers currently employing suspect actions in international cricket, and that the ICC's reporting and testing procedures are not adequately scrutinising these bowlers."
    - Even the ICC's own official press release thinks things must change

  14. #14
    Eternal Optimist / Cricket Web Staff Member GIMH's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Jason Koumas is having a party
    Posts
    48,136
    I got a picture of a toilet the other day

  15. #15
    Global Moderator Prince EWS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2003
    Location
    Moving to Somalia
    Posts
    43,393
    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
    I got a picture of a toilet the other day
    Yeah there was a particularly charming one about of a toilet filled with blood (among other things, obv).

Page 1 of 4 123 ... LastLast


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •