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Offline hectorf

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #540 on: June 10, 2011, 08:02:30 PM »
Just let me ask you (smf team) a question because of the long wait: At least will it be launched during June? (doesn't matter  the exact day)

If so, I'm satisfied :)

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #541 on: June 10, 2011, 08:07:35 PM »
Just sit and wait and have your fingers crossed  ;)
soon = soon enough :P
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #542 on: June 10, 2011, 08:10:41 PM »
Hectorf: yes.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #543 on: June 10, 2011, 09:11:49 PM »
I say release RC6 and wait another month to go gold.
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #544 on: June 10, 2011, 09:16:26 PM »
I say release RC6 and wait another month to go gold.
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #545 on: June 10, 2011, 09:26:57 PM »
I say release RC6 and wait another month to go gold.
:)

Why? I prefer to have SMF 2.0 final this month and not to wait another one because of RC6.

(it would be the same, because RC5 is very stable and with your idea it won't be still gold, which is the same for a lot of webmasters)
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #546 on: June 10, 2011, 09:34:44 PM »
I'll personally wait patiently till it get ready ... this month, next month or whatever ...... RC5 is working great on my site. Everyone doing the coding has done a great job, so I'm not going to rush them doing their magic.
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #547 on: June 11, 2011, 01:20:09 AM »
On another note, will 2.0 definitely be a large upgrade from RC5?

If there are only a few minor changes, is there no chance it can just be a thing we can do from the admin panel?

upgrades from RC's are always going to use the large upgrade package, this will not change anytime soon. also the number of changes is not few, it includes at least a header change in each and every file due to the license change.

So where was this when they were all telling us "we just need one more signature and its done?"

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #548 on: June 11, 2011, 02:14:57 AM »
So where was this when they were all telling us "we just need one more signature and its done?"

Shhhhh, don't talk about that. I tried a few pages ago and it didn't go well. We're pretending it was never said that the signature was the only thing preventing release.
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #549 on: June 11, 2011, 02:23:05 AM »
Was it ever actually, definitively stated in those terms? I mean given that there were public bugs on Mantis back then, it'd be rather odd for anyone to think they didn't exist.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #550 on: June 11, 2011, 04:24:27 AM »
Can someone tell me in clear English what we are waiting for?

signature is done and dusted
Last minute bug quashed

so why no release, or are there more bugs we are not being told about :o



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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #551 on: June 11, 2011, 04:33:17 AM »
AFAIK, we're waiting for Norv to have time on the weekend. Work, sleep and food have to be dealt with too, y'know.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #552 on: June 11, 2011, 06:07:47 AM »
Hey I am the first one to agree to what you say, but ...........................
you are telling me that in SMF ORG there is only one person who can put up the release?

(BTW it is the weekend :) )




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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #553 on: June 11, 2011, 06:29:31 AM »
Yes: the lead dev always does the releases.

And yes, it is the weekend now. You have to bear in mind the time zones though. It is only just the weekend now in some places.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #554 on: June 11, 2011, 06:34:06 AM »
I realy hope not seeing this thread the monday... I want the monday to be installing and configuring my new SMF 2.0 based community!

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #555 on: June 11, 2011, 06:41:35 AM »
Yes: the lead dev always does the releases.

And yes, it is the weekend now. You have to bear in mind the time zones though. It is only just the weekend now in some places.
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #556 on: June 11, 2011, 08:34:25 AM »
So, just to clarify...

When it's released, I run the large update and then my mods disappear, and then I just reinstall them and all of the data and settings of each mod will be preserved, right?

I'm thinking about my customs actions mod and also TinyPortal as I have put loads of stuff into both of these.

I have also made huge changes to the index.template.php file but well, I can just copy and paste that I guess.


On another note, I notice that the forum on this site now says SMF 2.0 at the bottom. Not sure how long it's been like that (who looks?) but maybe it's prophetic...
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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #557 on: June 11, 2011, 08:37:03 AM »
you are best to ask in the support thread for each mod how their settings are saved, as each one is different. the change you made to your index.template.php file may work in the new, it depends on what changes have been made to the templates since RC5 was released.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #558 on: June 11, 2011, 08:43:28 AM »
On another note, I notice that the forum on this site now says SMF 2.0 at the bottom. Not sure how long it's been like that (who looks?) but maybe it's prophetic...
That's due to them testing the final 2.0 I think.

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Re: SMF 2.0 Update Part Last
« Reply #559 on: June 11, 2011, 09:31:00 AM »
So, just to clarify...

On another note, I notice that the forum on this site now says SMF 2.0 at the bottom. Not sure how long it's been like that (who looks?) but maybe it's prophetic...

It's been changed from some time, but you can do this too, owdy provided the code hack here
http://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=421547.msg2949775;topicseen#msg2949775
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