Deleting… heads up.

from the news – –

You know how we’ve never actually deleted accounts that are marked for deletion?

Well, we’re going to now. So if you have your account marked for deletion and it hasn’t changed state (deleted vs. visible) in the last 30 days, be warned…. it’s going away, along with all its content.

I wasn’t going to post this warning, but Evan said some people delete their accounts for purposes other than deleting their accounts. (whatever that is?)

But I guess this also means that in a few days all those usernames you’ve been wanting will be available to go snag. Go snag them if you intend to rename your journal to that, and then I suppose I’ll get the username rename thing back in service.

(The motivation for this, btw, is to make the huge change coming up in the next week or two go a bit quicker… we’re going to need to alter ~20 tables in the database, and the less data they have in them, the better.)

The actual deletion of users won’t happen for a few days. There won’t be another warning, though.

Also I can only hope that I’ll one day be this good at flash.

Related Posts

  • November 16, 2008 9514- Friday: Friday- nice to see it back again. It was foggy beyond belief yesterday, […]
  • Happy Monday! #smeagol #lego #gollum #fish #dimensions…February 22, 2016 Happy Monday! #smeagol #lego #gollum #fish #dimensions… Happy Monday! #smeagol #lego #gollum #fish #dimensions http://bit.ly/1PRQ2dy from […]
  • February 19, 2011 From Twitter 02-17-2011: 03:15:53: From Twitter 02-16-2011 http://j.mp/ijX6VK03:46:35: […]
  • Check In: Doc Martin (2004)November 27, 2016 Check In: Doc Martin (2004) Check In: Doc Martin (2004) Season 6 http://imdb.com/rg/an_share/title/title/tt0408381/
  • November 26, 2020 at 07:04AMNovember 26, 2020 November 26, 2020 at 07:04AM "God as my witness, I thought turkeys could fly!" #wkrp #thanksgiving […]

Leave a Reply