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Ponychan-MLPchan Merger >>>/site/15219

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Thread #2 Anonthony!AppLeJAcK. 16809Locked[View][Last 50 Posts]

The staff has been talking about what we could do to make this place a little more fun and help it grow. We have many active and dedicated users, but we recognize that we're not growing quite as we once were. We've come up with a plan that we believe to benefit everyone involved.

The Ponychan and MLPchan staffs are proposing a merger between the two sites. MLPchan was created in response to Ponychan policies of the time. We believe that since then, our differences have decreased, and those that remain are worth setting aside to unify the community. (See >>16137 for more information.)

The proposal you'll see below was composed by the staff members of both sites, who all had equal say and opportunity to discuss, suggest, edit and review all the things which went into it. And while collectively we came to agreement in principle on the matter, neither of us would go forward with such a change without bringing the community into the discussion beforehand to make sure our belief that it would be agreed to as well by the majority was correct, and to hammer out more details and concerns or suggestions for making it a reality.

We all know many of you care deeply about this community and would want the best for it, and we will do everything we can to address everything you bring up. Please remember that this is a /site/ thread for a serious discussion - remain civil and open-minded so that we can have an effective conversation about the matter.

The details of the proposal, as written by the staffs:

Site structure
"Ponychan.net" would be the name of the site.
The site's current servers and web host will be retired, and the site will be hosted on the dedicated server currently employed by MLPchan.
Kusaba will be slain, and MLPchan’s codebase will be used, with all of Ponychan's current themes and functionality added.
Both Ponychan and MLPchan archives saved and merged.
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Anonymous 18108

How bout we have IP but two domains that redirect to it.

We then save the referrer in a cookie or something.

Then we read that cookie when people go to the site and it personalizes it as MLPchan or Ponychan. Also a settings switch.

Anonymous 18109

>>18108
That's not really united though, that's two chans sharing the same space. I say decide on a name. How about something as simple as horsechan, is that taken?

Anonthony!AppLeJAcK. 18111



Anonymous 15100[View]

I tried to use the main.js from this site to my site and this happens:

fopen(main.js): failed to open stream: Permission denied

WHAT DO?
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Anonymous 15106

>>15100
write your own code ;^)

Anonymous 15107

>>15100
It is what it says it is: a permissions error. Check to make sure that the webserver user account has permissions to read the file.

Macil!/5s/Techmk 15131

>>15107
In what context are you trying to do this? What language/runtime? Are you getting this error in your browser or (more likely) from your server daemon? Any chance that you are on a linux system with main.js's permissions set so the daemon's user account can't read it?


API? Anonymous 15177[View]

Hey! Is it possible for there to be some sort of API used with the site? I know that tinyboard doesn't have an API, but a fork of it does (vi-chan). How difficult would it be to implement an API and/or upgrade to vi-chan?

Thanks!
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Anonymous 15180

>>15179
Nothing.

But it's not an 'upgrade' to the heavily modified system Macil has in use here.

Macil!/5s/Techmk 15182

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It's planned, but admittedly not at very high priority. Web scraping is just so easy.

Related, I literally just made this thing show posts from a thread live.

Anonymous 16668

>>15182
Could you add md5b64 tags to all the uploaded images please?

:)


Anonymous 15213[View]

How to install backquotes on tinyboard?

Macil!/5s/Techmk 15214

>>15213
Try enabling the backlinks javascript file.


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14698[View]

Hey! I just had a really good idea!
A filter!
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irondreams 15205

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I tried installing the script but it doesn't work for me.

irondreams 15206

>>15205
I'll try it again with a legit firefox.

irondreams 15212

It works now.


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Anonymous 15207[View]

HI, i'm running a chan, but i want to desable the http_referer, a lot of user are being problems with "Your browser sent an invalid or no HTTP referer."
Help me to solve this :3

Anonymous 15208

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Macil!/5s/Techmk 15209

>>15207
I wouldn't recommend disabling that. That would open your site up to CSRF attacks. Other sites can trick people's browsers into spamming your site if you do that.

Anonymous 15210

>>15209
Thanks.


Mobile issue Anonymous 15197[View]

Hey mods

This morning I was attempting to post from my phone while connected to the same network my home computers are connected to (so it should have had the same IP, because I think every computer in my house has the same one) and it gave me an error message that said something to the effect of "Your post seems automated, please try again".

I quickly made a post from my computer and it worked fine, same as always, so it wasn't because of any ban.

I tried again later while I was out in public, and got the same error. Eventually I decided to try posting with the QR on my phone, and when I used that it actually worked.

I am currently posting from a home laptop.

To summarize, there is basically an issue with posting from a phone if you are NOT using the QR form.

If it helps, I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 and I was NOT incognito, because that has actually caused problems in the past.

Macil!/5s/Techmk 15202

I've just made a change that should fix it. The autocomplete feature in certain mobile browsers was triggering the anti-bot code. I'll keep an eye out to see if anyone's browsers trigger that error again.

Anonymous 15203

>>15202

thank you

I don't post on mobile very often but I just figured I would let you guys know


Lisbon 15198[View]

You know our boypussy wordfilter, snickerdoodle? I propose we reverse it as well, so snickerdoodle says boypussy. Then some day someone might talk about how they're eating snickerdoodles but it'll come up that they're eating boypussy and I can laugh at their unexpected misfortune

Lisbon 15199

also hats

Silver Strength!TwiDasH7n2 15201

well the obvious problem with this is that 'boypussy' is not hygienic to eat


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15132[View]

can you guys implement orange text?
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Tarra.exe !3NiGhtwiNg 15174

we were working on blue text on pokechan. but I have no idea what happened to site. Ive not heard from my main admin

Lisbon 15200

if you really want the opposite of greentext, < would make the text purple

< i infer you were going for opposites with your idea

Edel!weissFCpJI 16361

Green's color compliment is red, so I'd figure that'd be opposite


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Anonymous 15147[View]

Reposting this here because the /anon/ thread I originally posted it in seems to be in autosage:

Hey mod(s), I'm curious as to what your current stance on loli/fillycon is.

I know that MLPchan's servers are hosted in a country where lolicon pornography is illegal, so I'm guessing that can't be posted, but what if it's worksafe?

And what about fillycon, when it's just ponies?

I'm curious because Thony made me winner of the recent contest for a lewd lolicon story I wrote about humanized Sweetie Belle, and he has also posted links to off-site shotacon porn before, so I'm guessing he doesn't really have a problem with it...

A long time ago when we had more people, we had regular CMC threads but the mods instructed us to keep the images worksafe if they were humanized. Is that still the deal?
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Anonymous 15190

>>15189

maybe

Anonymous 15195

>>15154
Hold up. Babycon is banned? Even in #Mature threads?

Anonymous 15196

>>15195

Babycon is disgusting yo


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15140[View]

wow fantastic moderation

both /anon/ and /oat/ getting raided and everything is being done about it

ummmmm...
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Silver Strength!TwiDasH7n2 15162

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>>15156
>>15158
Might make sense to cap the number of threads that can be made in [time interval] so that thread spam gets halted early.

Anonymous 15163

I didn't even know that was possible.

I saw one of my threads and I was like "What the fuck, did someone actually make this with my exact same text?"

15164

>>15158
huh, well in that case good job


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Black Snootie 15119[View]

>hit watch thread
>watcher immediately says "thread not found"
>thread still exists
Anonthony your site lies to me and I dont know if its on my end or yours but I'd like it to stop
Also I'll prolly forget about this post on a count of the whole watched thread thing not working for me
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🍎 🏈 Anonthony!AppLeJAcK. 15128

>>15123
>>15125
>>15123
>(like filter/anonymizer or proper /all/-type board).
lel

Anonymous 15129

>>15128
b-but sticky said that those are
>Upcoming additions

15130

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lol the filter is KINDA understandable

but an anonymizer? literally WHY????

if youre legit bothered by letters next on top of a post i would seriously get yourself checked out for autistism

do people actually care about this???

if everyone would not care everything would be gucci


Anonymous 15110[View]

I think the thread watcher is broken.
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Macil!/5s/Techmk 15124

Fixed. I had misconfigured the server part of it after a recent upgrade.

Anonymous 15126

>>15124

thanks m8

Anonymous 15127

>>15124
Thanks, I really appreciate your job.


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15116[View]

id like to file a complaint

mods are huge fagets

15118

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Banned forever.


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Anonymous 15117[View]

i would like to hug mlpchans admins if thats okay(USER WAS HUGGED FOR THIS POST)


Anonymous 15103[View]

/site/ is not very active. Can we merge it with /anon/?

This would have the added benefit that everyone is anonymous on /site/.

Anonymous 15105

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snicker

15108

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GET IN MY BED! it is my /site/


8chan /pol/ and us Anonymous 15071[View]

8chan's /pol/ board is melting down right now and they need a place to stay. Is staying here good for them?
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Anonymous 15096

>>15083
just a quick update on the going ons at 4chan
minor changes are happening on /b/ (thread id removed and maybe other stuff, I hardly go there). After seeing what happened with /pol/ I hate to think what this will bring. Stay on your toes.

Anonymous 15097

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current state of /b/ on 4chan

Anonthony!AppLeJAcK. 15098

>>15097
looks like an improvement to me


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Anonymous 15059[View]

I wonder if you guys have considered randomly generated names instead of the default Anonymous. Such names could include characters from the show or even a few jokes thrown in. Would it be feasible on some boards?
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15064

then, i'll get all you anon's/ on my dirty bed

Anonymous 15065

no means no and anon means anon

Anonymous 15069

>>15065
and your resistance means my penis harder


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Anonymous 15067[View]

tfw u will neber speeg spurd as gud as adminfugg

Anonthony!AppLeJAcK. 15068

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i do id for free :DDDDDDDDDDD


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Does sage work? Anonymous 14549[View]

It seems to do nothing.
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Anonymous 14557

>>14556

Holy shit haven't seen that in a long time.

Macil!/5s/Techmk 14630

It works, it just isn't visible to others in your post.

Anonymous 15054

It just doesn't show up. Got disabled after that time Aeris posted.


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