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Author Topic: Post questions here about this forum and LisaList2, but not about the Apple Lisa  (Read 3436 times)

rayarachelian

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This board is for discussions about this website, the forum software, and not about the Apple Lisa
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Hi!  I just signed up - tried to post a thread and I get an error that says:

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Database Error
Please try again. If you come back to this error screen, report the error to an administrator.

So, please consider this suitably reported :-)
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I do have issues trying to post multiple images even though they fit under the file size limit. 

Is there also an option to automatically subscribe to a thread (get notifications) if you post in a thread and you don't start the thread?

Thanks,
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Just use the "NOTIFY" link at the bottom of the thread and you'll get an email for each message.
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rayarachelian

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I do have issues trying to post multiple images even though they fit under the file size limit. 

I had enabled limitations on file type uploads back then, which has been since removed. Also, you can try to edit your messages after posting them to add another file.
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Hi! Hopefully this is the right place to post this.
I'm trying to reply to a PM, but I'm getting a "Database error - Please try again. If you come back to this error screen, report the error to an administrator." when I try to send. This worked fine yesterday, but it seems to be broken now.

EDIT: it looks like the messages are failing to send if they contain a "right single quotation mark" (unicode 0x2019) or an "em dash" (unicode 0x2014). If I replace those characters with an apostrophe (') or a hyphen (-) respectively, the problem goes away and I can again send messages just fine.
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rayarachelian

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Hi! Hopefully this is the right place to post this.

It is.

I'm trying to reply to a PM, but I'm getting a "Database error - Please try again. If you come back to this error screen, report the error to an administrator." when I try to send. This worked fine yesterday, but it seems to be broken now.

EDIT: it looks like the messages are failing to send if they contain a "right single quotation mark" (unicode 0x2019) or an "em dash" (unicode 0x2014). If I replace those characters with an apostrophe (') or a hyphen (-) respectively, the problem goes away and I can again send messages just fine.

Thank you for narrowing down which unicode chars are causing this. This helps. It's either a bug in SMF or some setting I have on some postgres table that needs to change.

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