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#26 2014-04-22 03:30:10

Agnishom
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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

On what project is MIF working right now?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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#27 2014-04-22 03:32:54

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Probably working and also doing Mathopolis and perhaps more.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#28 2014-04-22 12:44:28

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Probably working

On what?

I do not know if that is possible. I have never worked on a forum before.

I can help you go through it. Or better yet, Stefy can.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#29 2014-04-22 13:03:48

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

His job, likely.

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#30 2014-04-22 13:12:41

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Is he employed as a mathematician? Wow!


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#31 2014-04-22 13:25:39

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

I don't know, but I would guess he works as a programmer?

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#32 2014-04-22 13:33:34

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Perhaps.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#33 2014-04-22 13:38:35

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Agnishom wrote:

Probably working

On what?

I do not know if that is possible. I have never worked on a forum before.

I can help you go through it. Or better yet, Stefy can.

Hah! That's quite an amusing thought!


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“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#34 2014-04-22 13:42:29

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

You've created a forum before.

I was saying that if MIF is busy with dark secrets of the universe, you can help him installing the new software.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#35 2014-04-22 13:47:24

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

"Making" that forum required me to sign up and press a few regular and radio buttons.


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“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#36 2014-04-22 13:55:15

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

I've created a forum by uploading code and extracting plugins. The experience is slightly better.

http://guide-to-the-galaxy.co.nf/


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#37 2014-04-22 13:57:29

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Therefore you should be the one to help MIF.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#38 2014-04-22 14:01:11

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Nope. I will help bobbym. He will help MIF.

Then there is Shivam, who is a great Coder and a 3013


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#39 2014-04-22 14:11:51

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Isn't he a biologist?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#40 2014-04-22 14:13:33

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

He is a biologist, a programmer, and a mathematician. You do not know that?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#41 2014-04-22 14:15:35

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

I do. I was just joking.

He might be able to help. We should ask bobbym to ask MIF to ask Shivam if he can help.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#42 2014-04-22 15:11:37

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

That is a long chain of asking.

I can't wait to see MIF come here.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#43 2014-04-22 19:59:48

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

I am willing to bet he will see it.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#44 2014-04-23 00:29:57

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Agnishom wrote:

Nope. I will help bobbym. He will help MIF.

Then there is Shivam, who is a great Coder and a 3013

I wouldn't use the word great, but I can program. What is a 3013?

Well, by background I am an electrical engineer, technically speaking, and am pursuing a biology BsC now.

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#45 2014-04-23 00:36:08

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Don't think migrating a forum that big is easy at all. It might take months of planning, why not give the theme a upgrade? And add mathjax in?


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#46 2014-04-23 00:39:55

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Hi;

The forum already has its own latex plugin. True, mathjax is the standard but I think it is a little funky for FF users.

I agree about upgrades to the forum.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#47 2014-04-23 00:59:36

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

But then we can use MathML.

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#48 2014-04-23 01:15:04

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

Getting the fonts to render correctly in FF has been a problem.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#49 2014-04-23 02:11:41

Agnishom
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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

bobbym wrote:

I agree about upgrades to the forum.

Wow! The big shot agrees.

True, mathjax is the standard but I think it is a little funky for FF users.

Please give me a mathjax page so that I can justify what you are saying


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#50 2014-04-23 03:50:29

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Re: Bugs, Security Flaws and suggestions

I meant that upgrades are not as easy as everyone thinks.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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