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Denise ([staff profile] denise) wrote in [site community profile] dw_news2011-07-24 10:46 pm

Dreamwidth (quick) Update: 24 July 2011

Hey all -- I'm sorry about the radio silence for the past few weeks (I've torn my rotator cuff and dislocated my wrist, and have been on minimal-typing for a while). I was hoping things would improve enough for me to do a full update, but enough people have been asking that I'll at least do a quick-hits:

* Check out [personal profile] erika's first Code Tour for development news.

* For the rest of 2011, we're concentrating on Mission: Feature Development. August's hackathon is usability bugs, so if you've been thinking of diving into DW development, check out the usability Bugzilla keyword for a list of the bugs eligible for a points bounty.

* We're increasing the bounty on styles submitted to [site community profile] dreamscapes, to help recognize the fact that creating a style is far more involved than creating a theme.

* Speaking of, there are new styles available for your journal: Five AM is now live, and Crisped and Dusty Foot will be going live with the next code push.

* I've been working on the [site community profile] dw_suggestions backlog, and will be moving more things over to Bugzilla in the coming weeks, so if you haven't stopped by for a while to give your opinion, now's the time.

I will be back with a more detailed update as soon as I can type more reliably! In the meantime, if you're having problems, Support is standing by to help you.
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[personal profile] leonhart 2011-07-25 03:31 am (UTC)(link)
Oh gosh, I hope you have a speedy recovery!

[personal profile] feathertail 2011-07-25 03:47 am (UTC)(link)
May you recover. ._.b
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[personal profile] kate_nepveu 2011-07-25 04:07 am (UTC)(link)
Eek. Feel better soon.

Five AM was what finally allowed me to update my style from S1 to S2, by the way, and having a Page Summary module makes me _so happy_.
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[personal profile] ladyjane 2011-07-25 05:48 am (UTC)(link)
(I've torn my rotator cuff and dislocated my wrist, and have been on minimal-typing for a while).

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[personal profile] labrat 2011-07-25 05:58 am (UTC)(link)
Ow ow ow ow I am so sorry. Feel better soon. That just makes me wince thinking of it.
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[personal profile] labrat 2011-07-25 05:59 am (UTC)(link)
Thanks to [personal profile] firecat and thanks to you, Azz, for pointing it out to us.

[personal profile] freyasboy 2011-07-25 06:56 am (UTC)(link)
OMG! Sorry to hear about your torn rotator cuff and dislocation. Not sure about the dislocation but my partner has a torn rotator cuff and, apparently, it's very painful. His pain is easing off now thanks to osteopathy. Hope yours gets better soon too. {{{HUGS}}}
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[personal profile] ekmisao 2011-07-25 07:49 am (UTC)(link)
Terrible stuff is terrible, hoping you get well soon, all the best to your therapy session, and hoping that you have nice minions to help you out while you're healing.
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[personal profile] foxriverinmate 2011-07-25 09:04 am (UTC)(link)
Ouch! Hope your injury heals soon.
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[personal profile] amihan 2011-07-25 09:18 am (UTC)(link)

Thank you for posting this update despite your condition! I hope you get better soon.
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[personal profile] siljamus 2011-07-25 10:13 am (UTC)(link)
That sounds so very painful - I wish you a speedy recovery.

(And thank you for the update. I kind of like the short and to the point nature of this one.)
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[personal profile] phidari 2011-07-25 11:06 am (UTC)(link)
Good luck on recovering quickly!

Just curious, but how would one get involved in submitting styles and themes to [site community profile] dreamscapes?
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[personal profile] phidari 2011-07-25 11:14 am (UTC)(link)
Oh! Sorry, I should have been more clear. I read all that on the posts on there, but the comm has closed membership. (Sorry for making you type all that!)

(It'll probably be ages before I'm good enough to post anything, but planning ahead! Yayyy)
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[personal profile] phidari 2011-07-25 11:27 am (UTC)(link)
Oh, huh, has that always been possible on Dreamwidth? That is really neat!

Thanks so much, you're a hero. ♥

(And good luck again!)
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[personal profile] kore 2011-07-25 12:15 pm (UTC)(link)
Ouch, that sucks about your rotator cuff and dislocated wrist! I hope you heal well and fast.
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[personal profile] defeatedbyabridge 2011-07-25 12:32 pm (UTC)(link)
Owwwww, take care!!!
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[personal profile] archangelbeth 2011-07-25 02:58 pm (UTC)(link)
I'd noticed the radio silence, and that is one heck of a good excuse and please get better soon! Don't overstress your healing body!
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[personal profile] primwood 2011-07-25 03:25 pm (UTC)(link)
OMG, you poor thing! Take care of that wrist, etc.
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[personal profile] aviekokyre 2011-07-25 03:51 pm (UTC)(link)
Ouch ouch ouch. I hope you have a speedy recovery!
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[personal profile] jessm78 2011-07-25 03:51 pm (UTC)(link)
Ouch, sorry to hear that! I sympathize, I was in an accident 4 years ago and I broke my shoulder. Hope you have a speedy recovery!

Thanks for the updates. :)
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[personal profile] tiferet 2011-07-25 04:46 pm (UTC)(link)
Aw man, D, I've torn my rotator cuff too. Ow ow ow ow ow ow ow.

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