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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Holman » Sat May 26, 2018 8:35 pm

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Post by The Meal » Sun May 27, 2018 2:42 pm

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I think it depends on which style you are using. The names and avatars are on the left in Black.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Toe » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:01 am

Not sure if anything is "broken" in this regard, but it seems a relatively short amount of time passes before I am automatically logged out of the forums. It happens a lot more frequently since the upgrade, but lately it seems even a shorter amount of time passes before it logs me out. Very frustrating when combined with my hatred of the default forum style with the poster info on the right side.

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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by JetFred » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:02 am

That's weird, it hasn't logged me out yet at all.
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Post by Isgrimnur » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:03 am

Toe wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:01 am
Not sure if anything is "broken" in this regard, but it seems a relatively short amount of time passes before I am automatically logged out of the forums. It happens a lot more frequently since the upgrade, but lately it seems even a shorter amount of time passes before it logs me out. Very frustrating when combined with my hatred of the default forum style with the poster info on the right side.
Are you clicking "remember Me" when you log in? Any browser settings that delete cookies on exit?

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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Chaz » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:02 am

I'm getting logged out nearly daily at this point. I have cookies enabled, I always check off "remember me", and I still get logged out once a day.

And did we lose the OO logo from the top left forever?
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:13 am

Chaz wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:02 am
I'm getting logged out nearly daily at this point. I have cookies enabled, I always check off "remember me", and I still get logged out once a day.

And did we lose the OO logo from the top left forever?
Logo is showing here SE Square Left. What theme are you using? Not having any logout issues here either. Are you using the site with https? That might be the problem, it caused logout issues before.
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Post by Chaz » Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:32 am

I was running in HTTPS, though I don't remember changing it to that intentionally. I went back to non-secure, so we'll see if that helps.

I was running the prosilver theme, which shows the phpBB logo instead of the octopus. I checked a handful of other themes, and at least that one and ne-blackgreen are doing that, the others I checked show the octopus.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:51 am

Chaz wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:32 am
I was running in HTTPS, though I don't remember changing it to that intentionally. I went back to non-secure, so we'll see if that helps.

I was running the prosilver theme, which shows the phpBB logo instead of the octopus. I checked a handful of other themes, and at least that one and ne-blackgreen are doing that, the others I checked show the octopus.
Thanks, forcing the site to https is on my list of things to do (last time the rewrite rules weren't working right.. I am not an apache guru though, so more reading needed). I'll make a note of the logo issue too, thanks for reporting.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Chaz » Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:16 am

I'm QA, it's what I do. ;)
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:32 am

Chaz wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:32 am
I was running in HTTPS, though I don't remember changing it to that intentionally. I went back to non-secure, so we'll see if that helps.

I was running the prosilver theme, which shows the phpBB logo instead of the octopus. I checked a handful of other themes, and at least that one and ne-blackgreen are doing that, the others I checked show the octopus.
Themes now show the correct logo (Sizing is a bit of an issue in NE-Green but then I look at the number of people using that theme (Three) and while I love you guys, getting into resizing for three users... Welll..... Not at the top of the list ;)
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Defiant » Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:42 am

I've been logged out several times in the last day or two.

I had "remember me" checked every time I logged back in.

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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Zaxxon » Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:04 pm

Am I the only one not getting email notifications for the past several days? Yes, I've checked my spam folder.

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Post by JetFred » Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:19 pm

I didn't either
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Thu Oct 25, 2018 9:13 am

I'll take a look at it today, thanks for reporting.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:53 pm

Zaxxon wrote:
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:04 pm
Am I the only one not getting email notifications for the past several days? Yes, I've checked my spam folder.
Should be working again, let me know if it isn't.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Zaxxon » Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:09 pm

Guess who has two thumbs and got an email for your reply?

This guy.

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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Carpet_pissr » Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:30 pm

Started getting this message 2 or 3 days ago...it shows up on EVERY action.

Your connection is not private
Attackers might be trying to steal your information from www.octopusoverlords.com (for example, passwords, messages, or credit cards). Learn more
NET::ERR_CERT_SYMANTEC_LEGACY

Help improve Safe Browsing by sending some system information and page content to Google. Privacy policy
This server could not prove that it is www.octopusoverlords.com; its security certificate is not trusted by your computer's operating system. This may be caused by a misconfiguration or an attacker intercepting your connection.

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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:34 pm

Yeah looks like I need to reissue the ssl cert. will take me a couple days to do it, but don’t sweat it we haven’t been compromised - just a legacy Symantec CA on it currently.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:58 pm

Carpet_pissr wrote:
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:30 pm
Started getting this message 2 or 3 days ago...it shows up on EVERY action.

Your connection is not private
Attackers might be trying to steal your information from www.octopusoverlords.com (for example, passwords, messages, or credit cards). Learn more
NET::ERR_CERT_SYMANTEC_LEGACY

Help improve Safe Browsing by sending some system information and page content to Google. Privacy policy
This server could not prove that it is www.octopusoverlords.com; its security certificate is not trusted by your computer's operating system. This may be caused by a misconfiguration or an attacker intercepting your connection.
Should be fixed, I thought it took a couple days to validate but it was pretty fast. Let me know if it's still happening.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Carpet_pissr » Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:22 am

FishPants wrote:
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:58 pm
Carpet_pissr wrote:
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:30 pm
Started getting this message 2 or 3 days ago...it shows up on EVERY action.

Your connection is not private
Attackers might be trying to steal your information from www.octopusoverlords.com (for example, passwords, messages, or credit cards). Learn more
NET::ERR_CERT_SYMANTEC_LEGACY

Help improve Safe Browsing by sending some system information and page content to Google. Privacy policy
This server could not prove that it is www.octopusoverlords.com; its security certificate is not trusted by your computer's operating system. This may be caused by a misconfiguration or an attacker intercepting your connection.
Should be fixed, I thought it took a couple days to validate but it was pretty fast. Let me know if it's still happening.
Fixed! Thanks. Is it not weird that I was the only one affected (surely others would have mentioned this considering how it was a full screen block on every action, that required two mouse clicks to get through).

Using latest version of Chrome, Windows 10, etc. Pretty normal configuration. Actually on the lowest or next to lowest) level of Windows UAC, so probably "locked down" less than most.

Edit: Just realized something - I use the uBlock Origin Chrome extension, I bet that was what was blocking it. But again, lots of Chrome users here, and uBlock isn't exactly some unknown extension. More than 10 million users.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by FishPants » Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:24 am

Yeah it's because of the pissing contest between Symantec and Google on certificate authority controls -- I forgot to reissue it, but glad it's sorted now.
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Moat_Man » Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:10 pm

Sepiche wrote:
Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:15 pm
Kudos on moving the site over to secure, but just FYI, it looks like the favicon.ico file is still being served up insecure.

Probably just needs the path updated to https:

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Mixed Content: The page at 'https://www.octopusoverlords.com/forum/posting.php?mode=reply&f=10&t=94939' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure favicon 'http://www.octopusoverlords.com/favicon.ico'. This request has been blocked; the content must be served over HTTPS.
I moved to Chrome recently and it says the site is trying to load an unsafe script and the favicon on my bookmark is always blank. If I load the script the icon changes to our beloved Binky :binky: but then after a bit it changes back to the blank page. Is this something that can be fixed?
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Re: Report broken stuff here

Post by Ralph-Wiggum » Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:48 am

Not sure if this is an OO issue or a Tapatalk issue, but since yesterday every time I reply to a thread using Tapatalk, I get automatically subscribed to that thread (meaning I get emails anytime someone posts). This happens even though I click the “Not now” when Tapatalk asks me if I want to subscribe after posting.

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