Good news from the Tech Team
- A 'Try again' button has been added to the error page that is shown when
a page takes too long to load. It will later be translated in all the
- The results for a book search now show the correct registration dates
for the books, instead of the date of the last journal entry. Nice bug fix, thanks!
- The results for a forum search now show the thread title, not just the
title of that specific post. They also show a bit more of the post itself. This makes it easier to search for a certain forum post by you or someone else.
We love these improvements, thank you very much!
On the page where you pick a location for releasing a book:
When you select a shortcut from the shortcut list (the one on top), the zone list below is populated with other zones in the same city, and your chosen shortcut zone is shown as selected in that list, too.
Up until today, if you then selected another zone in that city from the zone list to use instead, that selection wouldn't stick, it would be ignored and the shortcut you'd chosen first would still be selected (and used!) when you clicked [next].
My friends, no longer shall this happen. Selecting a different zone from the zone list will now work, and as a visual cue, the previously selected zone will no longer show as selected in the shortcut list on top. Hurray!
Here's a small, but nasty one. It's also kind of hard to explain, but we'll try.
Thanks! Good to hear of all these bugs being fixed.
I wonder if this is related to (or exactly) the bug I've run into often.
Problem: I want to release a book but the available release zones do not match the site I have in mind, so I create a new release zone. I release the book. If I now want to release another book at the same zone, the new zone doesn't show among the available zones for that city. It takes the system a good few hours (but normally within half a day) to show the recently created zone. (I have found the same problem when I create a new zone and upload a zone picture to it immediately. The created zone doesn't list for half a day, not even for the first book. Nowadays I create the zone, release the book, and only later upload the zone picture.)
Current workaround: If I then continue the release process without selection a release zone, I get an error, indicating that I should select a zone. Voila! The zone list displayed after the error message now includes the new zone, and I can select it and release the book.
Is this the same bug or a related one?