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Some good news

Postby super_dipsy » 03 Jan 2018, 08:50

It's looking like there may be help coming to get more development work done! Avalanche is apparently hiring someone who is going to have a part time role helping out here, which will be great!
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Re: Some good news

Postby Custer » 03 Jan 2018, 13:24

Yay, that is good news! Finally some help in the pit of misery!

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Re: Some good news

Postby Jack007 » 03 Jan 2018, 14:46

Have you talked to Avalanche about your own salary, Dipsy?

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Re: Some good news

Postby palmtaiga » 03 Jan 2018, 15:38

Hey all. I am the new help, and its looks like i need to fill in some big shoes. You be hearing more from me in the next few weeks as i try first to catch up on the current state of the site and the plans we have. I am open to any feedback and suggestions. So please feel free to post any questions and I’ll get back to you asap.


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Re: Some good news

Postby BlueBorjigin » 03 Jan 2018, 15:53

Welcome Palmtaiga, looking forward to seeing what you do.
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Re: Some good news

Postby asudevil » 03 Jan 2018, 16:38

Wow...I hope they negotiated for at least DOUBLE your salary.
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Re: Some good news

Postby joe92 » 03 Jan 2018, 16:40

Welcome Palmtaiga! I'm sure Dipsy passed the memo along that my ranking was to be artificially increased by 1000 points. I'll let you get to it ;)
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Re: Some good news

Postby Don Juan of Austria » 03 Jan 2018, 20:03

palmtaiga wrote:Hey all. I am the new help, and its looks like i need to fill in some big shoes. You be hearing more from me in the next few weeks as i try first to catch up on the current state of the site and the plans we have. I am open to any feedback and suggestions. So please feel free to post any questions and I’ll get back to you asap.


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Re: Some good news

Postby Custer » 04 Jan 2018, 01:10

Welcome! Keep your meds handy and good luck!

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Re: Some good news

Postby joe92 » 04 Jan 2018, 13:08

palmtaiga wrote:I am open to any feedback and suggestions. So please feel free to post any questions and I’ll get back to you asap.

Suggestion: Move the site to HTTPS using LetsEncrypt free SSL certificate and set a crontab to automatically renew it before it expires. Takes about 3 hours to set up and the entire site from games to the forum could be certified. Good for instilling confidence in newbies... there have been a few threads popping up about browsers warning that this site is not secure when entering passwords.
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