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Old 02-02-2007, 05:02 PM   #31
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"Will user accounts be migrated over to the new site?"

david mentioned it, "Your user account would be automatically transferred to the new site"
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Old 02-02-2007, 07:15 PM   #32
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ive been going over there, a very friendly bunch and some familier faces, I even put lightwave on my machinne, very interesting app; dont be the last on your street
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Old 02-02-2007, 07:29 PM   #33
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ived got both lightwave and 3dmax and havnt touched it or installed it yet... gonna try stick to maya lol
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Old 03-02-2007, 12:58 AM   #34
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[david mentioned it, "Your user account would be automatically transferred to the new site" [/b]

... my account name from simplylightwave here on simplymaya is taken by an other user... isnt this a problem ? who get the name if the user are not the same and we have 3 different user from max maya and the lightwave community ? which community have the right to decide this ? ... if there are different user with the same name ? isnt this a little problem ?
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Old 03-02-2007, 02:31 AM   #35
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... my account name from simplylightwave here on simplymaya is taken by an other user... isnt this a problem ? who get the name if the user are not the same and we have 3 different user from max maya and the lightwave community ? which community have the right to decide this ? ... if there are different user with the same name ? isnt this a little problem ?
Nope it's not a little problem it's a great big nightmare of a problem that I'm working on now.
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Old 03-02-2007, 02:50 AM   #36
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who get the name if the user are not the same and we have 3 different user from max maya and the lightwave community ? which community have the right to decide this ? ... if there are different user with the same name ? isnt this a little problem ?
we just have to have a battle to the death [prison rules]. winner keeps the user name, the loser, well.... you know.
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Old 03-02-2007, 02:53 AM   #37
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Voted yes

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we just have to have a battle to the death [prison rules]. winner keeps the user name, the loser, well.... you know.
Seconded! :bandit:

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Old 03-02-2007, 11:56 AM   #38
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now now, come on here, must be room for consultations,
we're all brothers and sisters aren't we, well arent we? well, err, umm?? err???

OK guns at 10 paces, midday, be there or be square.

anyone stealing my name (and I'm sure there's plenty queuing for it,) beware..!!'

how about the first to register that name keeps it?? (not my name though )
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Old 03-02-2007, 12:14 PM   #39
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Perhaps it should be the person with the most posts keeps the name unless the user hasn't posted for say over 6 months. That way in most cases its the most active user that gets to keep the name and it will confuse less people.
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Old 03-02-2007, 12:50 PM   #40
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what are the chances of someone having mine, my user is just my firstname and last name joined together... hopefully there isnt someone out there like me :p

here are some suggestions i though about today...

1. one of the two users could decide weather which one would use a _ or any other letter/character at the end of their username
2. if one of the users have not posted/signed in withing 3 months or whatever, the other person with the same name gets that account.
3. one of the users will kind enough to concider of changing their name into something else.
4. have a battle off in designing something in 3d! user vs user :p haha!

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Old 07-02-2007, 11:07 AM   #41
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i voted "yes"! This is a great idea!
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Old 22-02-2007, 11:21 AM   #42
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just curious, have you resolved this yet david? (usernames)
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Old 16-05-2007, 12:19 AM   #44
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hello, just checking up ... any date on the release yet?

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Old 16-05-2007, 01:55 AM   #45
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I thought it was supposed to be up and running by April. Perhaps they have had a setback.
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