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XF 1.2 Quotes not Changing names?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Chad Taljaardt, Mar 7, 2014.

  1. Chad Taljaardt

    Chad Taljaardt New Member

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    What happened here was the quote was made and a few day slater the user changed hit/her username, and now the quote is incorrect. Im trying to find out more right now about this, but that's what i'm guessing.

    Is this a bug or supposed to be like that?
     
  2. CyclingTribe

    CyclingTribe Well-Known Member

    As designed. The quoted name is in the xf_post table and the software doesn't retroactively search through all previous posts looking for quotes from [old_username], and then changing them for [new_username].

    If you'd like to change the quoted name you'll either have to do it manually from the front end (using your admin/mod edit capability) - or write a database query to replace them. (y)
     
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2014
  3. Chad Taljaardt

    Chad Taljaardt New Member


    Oh okay i was just wondering if this was a problem or not, and if it was a problem i thought idd let Xenforo know about it. Anway thanks for the help :)
     
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