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Feature Request ... Block editing of first post in thread

This is a discussion on Feature Request ... Block editing of first post in thread within the General Discussions forums, part of the Community Boards category; After some consideration, I've taken Quzah and CommonTater's suggestion of reducing the post edit window. It is now 60 minutes; ...

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    After some consideration, I've taken Quzah and CommonTater's suggestion of reducing the post edit window. It is now 60 minutes; this should be plenty of time for someone to go back to fix up a post.

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    So posts are non-editable after 60 minutes?

    NICE!

    Thanks.

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    Correct, except for moderators and admins, posts are no longer editable after an hour.

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    Quote Originally Posted by webmaster View Post
    Correct, except for moderators and admins, posts are no longer editable after an hour.
    Excellent. Thanks again!

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    Quote Originally Posted by webmaster View Post
    Correct, except for moderators and admins, posts are no longer editable after an hour.
    Grrrrr....well I guess I can live with that...grrrr....

    <edit>Fordy was here....</edit>
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    The C Book -- nice online learner guide
    Current ISO draft standard
    CCAN -- new CPAN like open source library repository
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    cpwiki -- our wiki on sourceforge

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    Seeing posts like this, I'd be tempted to change the edit lock to 5 min!
    Devoted my life to programming...

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    Oh whatever. Nobody even helped that guy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GReaper View Post
    Seeing posts like this, I'd be tempted to change the edit lock to 5 min!
    Quote the first post!
    Quote Originally Posted by Adak View Post
    io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions.
    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.

    Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.

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