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#49603 - 15/09/03 10:18 AM 2 minor bugs
landonsandor Offline
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Registered: 12/12/02
Posts: 1527
Loc: state of confusion
I dont remember seeing these listed before so here goes:

1) Address Book --> Whois Tab. When I whois myself, mirc does NOT show all the characters properly from the name field. I have the following info in my names field (stored in a variable if that matters):

http://www.geocities.com/landonsandor/whois-bug.html

When I /whois myself from the tab, I get:

r | my wn |a|e & es|iny

The bug is that my computer DOES rcognize those symbols but the whois tab does not.

2) URL List bug. I can no longer right click and use the Send To option. It's still there yes, but does not function. When I click it, nothing happens. I can still use things like add/edit/save/etc so it's not the whole menu, just the one option. Ive tried it with 2 diff channels and NOTHING was sent to either

*Edited - stupid me forgot to put the page there so it WOULDNT download a pic (for those who are download conscious)


Edited by landonsandor (15/09/03 10:31 AM)
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#49604 - 15/09/03 10:21 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
J0ke Offline
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Registered: 10/01/03
Posts: 150
Loc: Latvia, LV
Quote:
2) URL List bug. I can no longer right click and use the Send To option. It's still there yes, but does not function. When I click it, nothing happens. I can still use things like add/edit/save/etc so it's not the whole menu, just the one option. Ive tried it with 2 diff channels and NOTHING was sent to either


mIRC v6.1 & works fine here

WinXP PRO SP1+


Edited by J0ke (15/09/03 10:35 AM)
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#49605 - 15/09/03 10:31 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
landonsandor Offline
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Registered: 12/12/02
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doesnt work for me with 6.1 but did with 6.03. OS is win95b FWIW
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#49606 - 15/09/03 03:13 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
Mentality Offline
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Registered: 01/06/03
Posts: 5024
Loc: London, England
I'm the same as J0ke, I have Windows XP Pro SP1, mIRC v6.1 and the URL list works fine for me.

Windows 95? Ewwwww :P

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#49607 - 15/09/03 04:52 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
stimpy Offline
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Registered: 15/09/03
Posts: 58
Loc: Netherlands
I'm using Win XP Home and it works for me to.
No probs with it
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#49608 - 16/09/03 05:31 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
ParaBrat Offline
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Registered: 07/12/02
Posts: 3127
Loc: BratLand
Landon, the url/send to works fine for me on 98se, i'll check it on a 95b box in the next day or so.

oh ack, edited..ty Landon, good thing you know what i meant


Edited by ParaBrat (16/09/03 11:32 PM)
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#49609 - 16/09/03 07:03 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
landonsandor Offline
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Registered: 12/12/02
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Kewl, would be nice to see if it's me or not smile If it works for you, Ill try a fresh instal (no scripts) and see what's what. BTW, I didnt know they made a 98b *snicker*
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#49610 - 16/09/03 04:53 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
Ashkrynt Offline
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Registered: 16/05/03
Posts: 161
Loc: nowhere
1 is not a bug. Some fonts have characters 128-159, some don't. It's best to just not use them, since mIRC's default text font (Fixedsys) dosen't have them either.

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#49611 - 17/09/03 06:34 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
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Registered: 12/12/02
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Interesting - I didnt think the /whois tab text was fixedsys cause it didnt LOOK like it was using it to me tho I DO know that when you first load mirc it uses fixedsys for all it's window default fonts (channels, query etc)
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#49612 - 17/09/03 04:36 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
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Registered: 07/12/02
Posts: 3127
Loc: BratLand
Landon, tried url/send to on 95b ( :tongue: ) and it didnt work, not to channel or to nick, so it isnt you
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#49613 - 18/09/03 10:07 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
landonsandor Offline
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Para - thanks for comfirmation. Did you do it with a clean mirc or script? Just wondering is all (mine's scripted on, but scripted on by me so I know there's no maliscious coding going on) smile You think it's an OS related issue?
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#49614 - 18/09/03 07:55 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
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I did it using the scripts i normally use (all custom made), but over the next couple of days i have planned to set up a clean copy and test a few diff things on that box. A couple of my scripts dont seem to be cooperating on 95, but nothing that should effect this and the other 95 oddity we discussed before. Rght now i'm inclined towards it being an OS issue, I'll keep you posted Landon.
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#49615 - 19/09/03 12:22 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
landonsandor Offline
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Thx Para. Take 5 cookies out of the petty cash stash smile
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#49616 - 20/09/03 12:03 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
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*perk* *chompmunch* ty Landon smile

did quick test on 95b with vanilla mIRC, clean install... same prob with favs as we discussed on another thread, ditto with url/send to both channel and nick. /me officially blames win95b. now to figure out what it doesnt like about a couple of my scripties
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#49617 - 20/09/03 10:13 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
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Registered: 12/12/02
Posts: 1527
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Awesome, now how do we fix it lol Yes I know, wait for Khaled to fix it in the next version smile At least it's a proven issue. Enjoy the cookies? smile
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#49618 - 20/09/03 03:17 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
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Registered: 04/12/02
Posts: 4297
Loc: London, UK
With the URL issue, if you change the "On Send" setting in the Options/Catcher dialog, does it solve the problem?

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#49619 - 20/09/03 05:45 PM Re: 2 minor bugs
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I UNchecked the Send description box and all it does is beep at me (when my speakers are on like now).
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#49620 - 22/09/03 04:04 AM Re: 2 minor bugs
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Registered: 07/12/02
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i tried that earlier, same as Landon, on 95b with send description unchecked it beeps if i send to channel, no beep if i send to nick, neither sends
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