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#1 rbalch

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Posted 22 September 2011 - 11:53 AM

I've enabled the change display name feature. Right now users are limited to 3 changes in a 7 day period. I will change those numbers when I start seeing how responsibly (or not) the feature is used. The idea is that you don't need to be stuck with the same display name for all of your existence here. BUT, you need to keep only ONE login/account.

I think along with this we should consider have the mods do a harsher crackdown on multiple accounts per user.

What do you guys think of this?

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#2 guru of rock n roll

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Posted 22 September 2011 - 12:44 PM

Sounds like Haggis might have fun with that :cheers:
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#3 wooooogiecrisp

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Posted 22 September 2011 - 01:03 PM

"Harsher crackdown on multiple accounts per user." I don't think that's an issue anymore unless you're talking about getting rid of all the old and now unused names. I do like being able to change ones name display, after ten years of the same name it's about time for something new.

Follow @McWoggie to the gates of Hell. We're gonna ding-dong ditch them!


#4 Blugh Grant

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Posted 22 September 2011 - 01:54 PM

to be honest i don't how to go about proving an account is a multi anyway. when i click on the ip address it says im not authorised to use that feature
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there seems to be an objective reality that a determined individual can penetrate if he is willing to challenge the confining chimeras of markets and machines

It was written that I should be loyal to the nightmare of my choice

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#5 guru of rock n roll

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Posted 22 September 2011 - 06:02 PM

I like this feature.
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