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Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #38646] Mon, 20 August 2007 14:39 Go to next message
naudefj is currently offline  naudefj   South Africa
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When topics are merged, the "view count" is reset to 0. One would expect it to be added together. Not a big deal, but it would be great if it can be fixed.
Re: Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #38647 is a reply to message #38646] Mon, 20 August 2007 19:25 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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This is intentional since the resulting topic is new.

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Re: Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #38649 is a reply to message #38647] Tue, 21 August 2007 00:43 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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This is not a big deal, however,
10 merge 5 = 15
makes more sense than
10 merge 5 = 0.
Re: Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #159906 is a reply to message #38649] Tue, 07 July 2009 16:40 Go to previous messageGo to next message
naudefj is currently offline  naudefj   South Africa
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Fix at http://cvs.prohost.org/c/index.cgi/FUDforum/chngview?cn=11951
icon6.gif  Re: Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #159907 is a reply to message #159906] Wed, 08 July 2009 00:46 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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You must be psychic! I was just wondering the other day how to reset the count or turn it off completely, and here you answered half that question!




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Re: Topic Merge will reset view count to zero [message #159908 is a reply to message #159907] Wed, 08 July 2009 04:23 Go to previous message
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You can reset the view count of a topic from the SQL Manager with
UPDATE fud28_thread SET views=0 WHERE ...
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