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Offline SMiFFER

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Bug in function "Show Signature"
« on: June 18, 2017, 01:22:21 AM »
When using the "Show Signature"-checkbox there is the following bug:

When switching off this function for *an existing post* the signature is not deactivated, i.e. still shows up.

Can this be repaired please?
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Offline Arantor

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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2017, 03:10:43 AM »
Are you referring to a mod? I don't know what option you're referring to otherwise.
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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2017, 01:41:30 PM »
I assume that he actually means "Don't show users' signatures." in each user's personal look & layout settings section of the profile

However... like most of the reports form this user - it would appear to be related to a badly installed (or uninstalled) mod - since I can not recreate it on this site nor on several other sites running 2.0.14
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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2017, 05:09:13 PM »
Or more likely a conflict between "signature option" and "signature once per page" mods.
To assume is to hope that those who came before had the presence of mind and capacity to implement the dreams of those who would come after.

You either die a hero or live long enough to see yourself become the villain. It seems you have chosen which, and now I must do the same.

Offline SMiFFER

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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2017, 10:54:33 AM »
I am talking about this function (right hand side)


If I edit AN EXISTING POST and switch the checkbox off,
then the signature is still shown.

I know of no conflict between "signature option" and "signature once per page" mods.
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Offline Illori

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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #5 on: June 23, 2017, 11:00:26 AM »
that is not a default feature.

Offline SMiFFER

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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #6 on: June 23, 2017, 11:05:19 AM »
Thank you for pointing me into that direction.

I just looked through my installed most, it is most likely
"Signature Option Post    1.1.1"
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Offline SMiFFER

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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2017, 11:08:47 AM »
Ok, thank you, I found it.

I will ask this in the "Signature Option" thread.
https://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=103897.0
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Re: Bug in function "Show Signature"
« Reply #8 on: June 23, 2017, 11:13:53 AM »
Well, it appears I MYSELF had already posted there: https://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=103897.msg3893760#msg3893760
but I have not gotten any reply since well half a year.

Pity.
...coming from VB, using SMF since 2012, now hosting it myself
currently 2.0.15