Wednesday, 1 January 2020

If you got logged out, log back in.

quote [ 1 Jan 20, 14:04
:steele: JFC, it is too early for this shit. Login cookies were default set in the code to expire in the far, far off future of Jan 1, 2020. Fixed it, hopefully we don't lose anybody. Happy new year.😅 🎉 ]

Hopefully you have your passwords or your email account is up to date. If you can't get back in, email sensibleendowment at gmail and with your credit card and social security we'll verify your account and get you back in.
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Comments

lilmookieesquire said @ 2:45pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:5 Insightful]
To be fair who ever thought SE or the code would last to 2020. Happy New Year.
steele said @ 7:38pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:3]
matt or marck fucking planned this. lol, maybe, I dunno. All I know is it wasn't me. I just went to double check the original codebase I started with and the 2020 was already in there.
donnie said @ 4:34pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:3]
Y2.02k
Silent said @ 6:25pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:2]
Reminds me of all those scrolling film intros "In the far far distant future of 1999."
Silent said @ 12:14pm GMT on 2nd Jan [Score:1]
I AM NOW AT 69 KARMA, DO NOT MOD ME EVER AGAIN.
Silent said @ 12:45pm GMT on 2nd Jan
Fuckers.
NuncEstBibendum said @ 9:52pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:2]
I'm currently overwhelmed by a huge wave of SensibleErection nostagia. I just realized we are quite...
...old.
rylex said @ 11:38pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:1 Insightful]
20 years of SE.

Site has been legal to bang for awhile now
foobar said @ 9:34am GMT on 2nd Jan [Score:1 Underrated]
Right? It's hard to believe this little bit of the internet that was is still here.
Paracetamol said @ 3:09pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:1 Informative]
backSLIDER said @ 5:26pm GMT on 1st Jan
So when do they expire again?
steele said @ 7:15pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:2]
3030. No fucking way we're lasting that long.
Jack Blue said @ 6:26pm GMT on 1st Jan
Good try. You'll not get rid of me that easily.

And... When I tried to post this on my android phone (chrome),the "post" button went away the minute a letter was added to the box.
steele said @ 7:12pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:2 Sad]
That is a chrome mobile thing. Turn your phone sideways and then back to normal and the box will realign. Fuck if I know why it does that. Sometimes chrome will also decide not to load half the front page, but then you do a select all and it's there.
Paracetamol said @ 8:22pm GMT on 1st Jan [Score:2 Interesting]
The layout still makes heavy use of tables. This triggers a different CSS layout mode: Basically, it waits for all elements to appear before finisihing the render.

Due to performance throttling this may be the reason for mobile glitches.
damnit said @ 10:39am GMT on 2nd Jan
I figured it was something like that when I checked. It turns out you couldn't log back in if you selected "until logged out." Selecting "session" got me logged back in.
machpi said @ 6:30pm GMT on 2nd Jan
I got a 'data breach' notification after I logged back in. I'm going to ignore it.
C18H27NO3 said @ 7:32pm GMT on 2nd Jan
Data breach. HA! That's funny.

Is that like paying bills every month?
mechanical contrivance said @ 7:39pm GMT on 2nd Jan
No, that's something else.
C18H27NO3 said @ 11:25pm GMT on 4th Jan
Seems like the same thing to me. Private data for content and convenience.
steele said @ 8:07pm GMT on 2nd Jan
Weird. From your browser? Might be because we're not using ssl.
ethanos said @ 5:50pm GMT on 7th Jan
aha... now I see where thieves found my old passwords.
steele said @ 6:46pm GMT on 7th Jan
? SE doesn't store your password in plaintext so it wasn't from here. Unless you mean that I've been selling user information in which case, yeah, I thought I made that very clear. ;)
ethanos said[2] @ 5:58pm GMT on 7th Jan
plus: I would like some attribution for some of the graphics on the page.
steele said @ 6:47pm GMT on 7th Jan
Is that yours?🤷‍♂️ It's got a sig on it...
ethanos said @ 8:57pm GMT on 7th Jan
No... I was just trying to figure out where the drawing came from and if there was more story behind it. Thx.
steele said @ 11:02pm GMT on 7th Jan
Oh, no idea, that's from the first site.

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