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★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:28 PM Reply

The NG database is now UTF-8, the way most modern databases are. Hopefully this was a good idea. Today's update addresses long-standing issues with special / foreign characters not being supported on NG. If you posted special characters in the past week (when we had a bandaid), those will now be broken again. Moving forward, they should work.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:28 PM Reply

yeee

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:28 PM Reply

Chat's Down


[ You aren't fluent ] . : … ∴

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:29 PM Reply

the power of unicode is nearly unlimited . . . with great power comes great responsibility

--supergandhi64


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:32 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:28 PM, TomFulp wrote:

(╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ Site is down the whole day.

But now whe have working Unicode. ┬─┬ ノ( ゜-゜ノ)


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:33 PM Reply

oh great a feature that i dont know how to use

wait a second let me tryyyy
σ○¢Ü⌠¶☼xx○£b±

oooohhhh

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:34 PM Reply

Let's take a look...

ooh, sexy!


Are you MAN enough to click this?!

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:35 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:33 PM, TheMajormel wrote: oh great a feature that i dont know how to use

wait a second let me tryyyy
σ○¢Ü⌠¶☼xx○£b±

oooohhhh

What was that supposed to be?

In any case, I'll try Japanese: ここでは、原料のものだろうか?


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I just wanted to post so you do not forget me.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:39 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:28 PM, 24901miles wrote: Chat's Down

Working on it.


Look at my awesome forum signature.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:39 PM Reply

Today is a great day indeed.

★Unicode★


original I am.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:40 PM Reply

i think this is going to get very annoying very quick.


The work, which becomes a new genre itself, will be called...

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:41 PM Reply

Hooray for updates!

Am I the only one not seeing this news post on the front page?


II II lI

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:41 PM Reply

Heavy like this new idea. Let's see...

сука

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:41 PM Reply

( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:42 PM Reply

Yééééé! Enfin je peux utiliser tous les caractères spéciaux du français!

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:42 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:40 PM, HighWay wrote: i think this is going to get very annoying very quick.

Hopefully people will get the novelty out of their system and it will just be like most sites that support unicode. It will be appreciated long-term when submission titles don't get jacked and copy-pasted text doesn't get garbled.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:43 PM Reply

( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) Testing


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:43 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:42 PM, FBIpolux wrote: Yééééé! Enfin je peux utiliser tous les caractères spéciaux du français!

This isn't a Quebec-based website.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:44 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:42 PM, TomFulp wrote: It will be appreciated long-term

Does this mean we're allowed to use languages other than English now?


[ You aren't fluent ] . : … ∴

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:47 PM Reply

hooray for variable length encodings with no endianness issues

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:49 PM Reply

Great job, I welcome the update in open arms.

Now, we just need an edit button and increased file size limits when attaching to our posts and this place will be cool.


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:51 PM Reply

Is it just me or is the text limit on audios author comments even smaller now, i constantly have to cut away a LOT of text for it to fit.. bah..

And i used to add storyline to my music, go figure, this is just for opera texts..


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:52 PM Reply

Yo Tom your timekeeping is atrocious.

(◡‿◡✿)


[I've been wandering round but I still come back to you]

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:52 PM Reply

At 8/13/13 04:28 PM, TomFulp wrote: The NG database is now UTF-8, the way most modern databases are. Hopefully this was a good idea. Today's update addresses long-standing issues with special / foreign characters not being supported on NG. If you posted special characters in the past week (when we had a bandaid), those will now be broken again. Moving forward, they should work.

Never in a million years did I think we would finally get this. Much love. (≧◡≦)


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:53 PM Reply

The big question is, whats next?


original I am.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:54 PM Reply

Tom, didn't you mention something about adding edit post function on reddit? Please, don't do it.

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:55 PM Reply

Just what i needed... cheers

(づ。◕‿‿◕。)づ


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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 04:58 PM Reply

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hooray, it's fixed again!

i hope, lest it come out as square gibberish like the last time

comment pls - plug.dj
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D - ńęwgróuńdśęś ręśidęńt pątrićiąń

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Response to ★Unicode★ Aug. 13th, 2013 @ 05:04 PM Reply

¿ʎllɐǝɹ 'ǝǝs sʇǝl


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