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Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby Megadeth666 on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:11 pm

Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.
Or, allow original poster to edit the post that was copied.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.
Last edited by Megadeth666 on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:24 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby yeti_c on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:22 pm

Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


Nah - I dislike this idea...

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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby yeti_c on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:23 pm

yeti_c wrote:
Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


Nah - I dislike this idea...

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And more to the point - it's a PHPBB thing - not a CC thing.

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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby Megadeth666 on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:26 pm

SHIT
you already copied my quote before it was edited
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:26 pm

yeti_c wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


Nah - I dislike this idea...

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And more to the point - it's a PHPBB thing - not a CC thing.

C.

And there's the part where you could just copy the text, paste it into a post, and then put the quote brackets around it.

Sorry, not realistic :(
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby yeti_c on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:28 pm

The Fuzzy Pengui wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


Nah - I dislike this idea...

C.


And more to the point - it's a PHPBB thing - not a CC thing.

C.

And there's the part where you could just copy the text, paste it into a post, and then put the quote brackets around it.

Sorry, not realistic :(


That would be the easiest method.

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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby Megadeth666 on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:28 pm

Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.
Or, allow original poster to edit the post that was copied.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


just allow some sort of control when people quote others that have already quoted others that quoted others that no one reads anyways #-o
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby Megadeth666 on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:30 pm

yeti_c wrote:
The Fuzzy Pengui wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
Megadeth666 wrote:Concise description:Do Not Copy My Quote Clickable Square.


Specifics:You can not copy someones quote if it is requested.
If you wish to refer back to a post ,just say go back to post(w/e)
Or, just be allowed to copy One quote at a time, with the copied quote change when the original has been edited.

This will improve the following aspects of the site:
It will not make the threads sooo long when people copy ones quote which has copied multiple others.
If the original quote was misspelled or missquoted , it can not be used against them.


Nah - I dislike this idea...

C.


And more to the point - it's a PHPBB thing - not a CC thing.

C.

And there's the part where you could just copy the text, paste it into a post, and then put the quote brackets around it.

Sorry, not realistic :(


That would be the easiest method.

C.

ya the idea sucks but people don't know how to just quote and delete stuff
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:36 pm

Megadeth666 wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
The Fuzzy Pengui wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
yeti_c wrote:
And more to the point - it's a PHPBB thing - not a CC thing.

C.

And there's the part where you could just copy the text, paste it into a post, and then put the quote brackets around it.

Sorry, not realistic :(


That would be the easiest method.

C.

ya the idea sucks but people don't know how to just quote and delete stuff

So more like a "Show Quote/Hide Quote" button?
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby blakebowling on Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:38 pm

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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Sat Dec 13, 2008 5:11 pm

Getting everybody to add those to their posts wouldn't really be easy to do....

The only thing that might be possible would be if they could hack the forums to include a "Show/Hide Quote" option in the Control Panel that each user could turn on/off. But I'm not sure that would be possible.
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby blakebowling on Sat Dec 13, 2008 5:27 pm

The Fuzzy Pengui wrote:Getting everybody to add those to their posts wouldn't really be easy to do....

The only thing that might be possible would be if they could hack the forums to include a "Show/Hide Quote" option in the Control Panel that each user could turn on/off. But I'm not sure that would be possible.

I didn't mean for everyone to use spoiler tags, I meant for the quote tags to do that, "Show quote from <username>"
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby The Fuzzy Pengui on Sat Dec 13, 2008 5:53 pm

blakebowling wrote:
The Fuzzy Pengui wrote:Getting everybody to add those to their posts wouldn't really be easy to do....

The only thing that might be possible would be if they could hack the forums to include a "Show/Hide Quote" option in the Control Panel that each user could turn on/off. But I'm not sure that would be possible.

I didn't mean for everyone to use spoiler tags, I meant for the quote tags to do that, "Show quote from <username>"

Gotcha, that makes more sense.
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby ManBungalow on Sat Dec 13, 2008 6:01 pm

I'm quite amazed how many quotations we have in a thread entitled "Do Not Copy My Quote!" ;)

I can't imagine this happening really, it would be too easy to say "The Fuzzy Pengui wrote"

And it would make the threads more confusing by saying that, because you would have no coloured backgrounds such as we get like :
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Unless everyone coloured their quotations as so...
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Re: Do Not Copy My Quote!

Postby hecter on Sat Dec 13, 2008 6:10 pm

It's pretty easy to make your own quote... You can do all sorts of stuff with them. Like:
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