Counts in profile not right? December 20, 2004 8:36 PM   Subscribe

My user page is borked. I've answered way more than zero things in ask.me. I've posted more than zero responses in the blue. I'm pretty sure I can't post in the blue, either, though this may not be a problem anymore - I just haven't had anything blueworthy recently. My account is pretty old, and it was stagnant for a while. Does that explain things?
posted by tomierna-old to Bugs at 8:36 PM (7 comments total)

The preview of this post told me my username and password were incorrect, but the Post button let me post anyway.

I kinda wish it hadn't because when I look at how dumb my post looks, I'm getting post-postum-regrettum.
posted by tomierna at 8:38 PM on December 20, 2004


It appears that you are telling the truth.
posted by trharlan at 8:49 PM on December 20, 2004


tomierna, I don't know how this happened, but you have two accounts with the same name - 783 and 784. Posts are showing up under 783, and comments are showing up under 784. Bizarro.
posted by taz at 11:41 PM on December 20, 2004


whoa, this is probably from long ago, back when I had a bug that let you register two names the same. I'll put them both on the same account.
posted by mathowie (staff) at 11:57 PM on December 20, 2004


This is an outrage.
posted by uncanny hengeman at 6:44 AM on December 21, 2004


I am having a problem that's maybe similar? I've got an older account but I wasn't online for a long time and now I'm back on here regularly. I can post comments fine, but I can't seem to update my user profile. And I'm not pregnant anymore, seeing as how my kid is almost 2.
posted by raedyn at 10:45 AM on December 21, 2004


783 & 784

Well, that explains it.

Bugs like this are always fun because you end up getting data referential to both IDs depending on how the query plan optimizer returns the keys.

mathowie: If I have a choice, i'd like the lower number [grin]
posted by tomierna at 5:31 PM on December 21, 2004


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