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posted by NCommander on Sunday February 16 2014, @10:13PM   Printer-friendly
from the ¡sᴉɥʇ-sǝlpuɐɥ-ʍou-ǝʇᴉs-ǝɥʇ dept.
So, after dealing with a bit of monkeying with the database, I'm pleased to announce that Soylent should (in theory) have support for UTF-8 starting immediately. Now obviously this isn't well tested, so this is your chance to break the site in two, consider the comments below to be "open season" so to speak. I know the comment preview has some issues with UTF-8 (and it only works at all in Plain Text or HTML modes)

For purposes of breakage, anything that breaks the site layout/Reply To/Parent/Moderate buttons, or breaks any comments beyond itself is considered bad. We need to stop those. If you can break it (which shouldn't be hard), you earn a cookie, and I'll get you in the CREDITS file as something awesome.

For comments that are just plain unreadable, moderation will take care of them, and that isn't considered a bug. So go forth and BREAK my minions! ()}:o)↺
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  • (Score: 1) by Reziac on Friday March 07 2014, @02:25AM

    by Reziac (2489) on Friday March 07 2014, @02:25AM (#12407) Homepage

    Nothing to do with comments, but rather with contents of the article box:

    The links [ /dev/random ] [ The Main Page ]
    on THIS page work.

    However, the links [ Soylent ] [ The Main Page ]
    on other pages do not work for me.

    If I turn off CSS, then these links work. So it's the CSS, not the links themselves.

    [SeaMonkey 2.5 with JS turned off, here.]

    Cripes, you'd think I could come up with a better bug than that. :D

    And there is no Alkibiades to come back and save us from ourselves.