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ernest fakudze
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Hello Site administrator!
It seems like a lot of bartenders and sheriffs spend a great deal of time dealing with new users who do not provide legal usernames when registering. For example, many people will provide only a first name and leave out the last name. It seems to me that a quick re-engineering of the registration form could solve this annoying issue once and for all. Why not provide a name and surname field separately and make them mandatory? This will force the user to fill them in both and then you join them together and get a legal username. No more problems.
For the folks who do not have surnames in their cultures, then they will just have to take a few minutes to invent something.
What do you think Mr. Administrator?
 
Thomas Paul
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YES!!! We are working on it!!! We are working on switching to Jive, too!!!
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHH!!!
Sorry about that!!
 
Mapraputa Is
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We are working on switching to Jive, too!!!
It was very kind of you to say "we", Tom!
Everybody, it's 99% Tom who "are working on switching to Jive, too"!
Tom, you are a hero! I should have said it long time ago, but I was embarrassed!
 
Thomas Paul
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Stop it! You are embarassing me!
 
Mark Spritzler
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Yes Thomas has put a lot of time and effort into Jive. Sometimes to the edge and back. But we should also thank Jessica, Dirk, Pauline, Matthew Phillips, and Angela. They have put in lots of time too. I hope I didn't forget anyone.
Mark
 
Angela Poynton
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Me? i just posted a few messages and added more requirements to make Thomas's workload bigger ... not relly much of help!!
 
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See? Tom, you are a hero! Hero! You are my hero! And not only mine! You are JavaRanch hero!
 
Matthew Phillips
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Yes, Tom is the real hero in this. Where he finds the time to do this is beyond me. He has shown a true dedication to making JavaRanch a better place for all of us.
 
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