Forum Migration

DELFTship forum General Questions Forum Migration

This topic contains 3 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by  Maarten 1 week, 1 day ago.

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  • #39569


    Hi All,

    Finally we have reached the point that we are ready to migrate our forum to then new platform.
    We plan to start this migration this wee, and a minimal outage can probably not be avoided, so please be patient with us.

    One expected side effect will be the loss of your avatar, so please be prepared to add your newer, cooler (or your current, cool) avatar after the migration is complete.

    Thank you for your understanding and patience.


  • #39771


    Hello Maarten!


    I’m discovering the new forum… and I already noted a change:

    The posts’ authors’ names are not the usual ones.

    On the old forum, I was Icare meanwhile on the new forum I’m Démerzel.

    Démerzel is the name I used when  I openned my account on Delftship and Icare is my identity on the forum. There’s a litttle difference that may puzzle the people.


    For example, are you Maarten or Marven? 😉


    An other point: Where are the smileys? I think they can help modulating one’s speech’s tone.


    Tot Ziens!

  • #39817


    Hi Icare,

    I see what you mean- I am sorry for this inconvenience. It seems the migration plugin got a little confused. I think you can edit your profile and set the name back if you wish..

    As for smileys- I was surprised by that as well- I’ll spend some time tomorrow searching for a plugin that enables an easy interface to get them back..

    <edit> Got smiley button back.. 😀 </edit>

    • This reply was modified 1 week, 4 days ago by  Maarten.
    • This reply was modified 1 week, 4 days ago by  Maarten.
  • #40053


    Well, I’m my normal self again! 😎


    I noted there are now many more possibilities on the new forum, and there’s an  awesome implementation: Members can communicate directly by PM instead of the public forum. 😛

    It will help giving more details in one’s own language when required.


    My opinion about the new forum in an only word: Great! :mrgreen:

    Dank u zeer, Maarten!

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