|August 19, 2015||LED focused forum conceptualized|
|July 23, 2017||Forum upgraded to v0.1.0-beta.7|
|January 16, 2019||Forum upgraded |
|April 30, 2019||Styling changes: Tables, banner hidden, centered headers|
|July 9, 2019||SEO optimizations made|
|July 25, 2019||Mobile focused CSS changes; internal / external URL coloring|
|July 26, 2019||upgrade to |
|July 27, 2019||Tutorial
|Sept 24, 2019||Upgrade to |
|December 2 2019||Upgrade to |
HTTP Redirects 🔗
Seems site looks buggy for people that tries open non https version from Firefox and Chromium.
Just tested on several difference Linux distribution with FF 64 and Chromium 78.
For me most of all discussion are empty with error message: "Smth is wrong"
Sorry if this has been reported before, but I get an error message anytime I try to log into this forum on a PC. Every time I try on the Log In pop up, a little red banner comes down saying:
”Oops! Something went wrong. Please reload the page and try again.”
This occurs whether I type the correct …
kammerer The original solution only applied to the root url (
Took me awhile, but things should be improved. The exceptions are www urls with a link to a discussion.
for url in "http://ledstrain.org" \
"http://www.ledstrain.org/" \ …
You do not have permission to do that 🔗
After I typed the above mention an HTTP GET request is made to this url:
https://ledstrain.org/api/users?filter%5Bq%5D=slacor%20%0A%0A&page%5Blimit%5D=5, which returns 403, and is the cause of the error.
I cleared cache.
Logout / Login
I couldn't replicate on a test account
Forum Tutorial 🔗
LEDStrain Forum takes on a minimalist approach to posting.
However, there are some tools available to creating your posts, available in a toolbar.
|Preview||Returns view back to post while editing||👁️|
|Attach||Attaches image to post by uploading through imgur||📄|
|Bold||Sets selected text to bold|
|Italic||Sets selected text to italic||I|
|Quote||Quote the selected text|
|Code||Sets the selected text in code format for easier reading / copying|
|Link||Set a clickable link. Works on images as well||🔗|
|List||Adds a unordered list with bullet points|
|List||Adds a ordered list with numbers|
|Emoji||Insert Twemoji based emoji|
|Mention||Mention a user or post. If set, will notify the user|
Creating a post 🔗
Headers of h1, h2, and h3 are centered
# Header 1
## Header 2
### Header 3
Tables can be created.
The second row,
|:-|:-:| indicates the justification. Left-aligned:
Lines can be created to help separate a post with either 3 underscores or 3 dashes.
[can be created](https://ledstrain.org) to look cleaner
Inline links can be created
to look cleaner
Images as well
[![Image inline link](https://i.imgur.com/lulyQtW.jpg)](https://ledstrain.org)
[![Internal Link](https://i.imgur.com/lulyQtW.jpg)](https://ledstrain.org) [![External link](https://i.imgur.com/lulyQtW.jpg)](https://anothersite.com)
Links are colored either green or purple.
A local link
A external link
- Green indicate the link is internal and points somewhere within ledstrain.org
- Purple indicate the link is external and points out to the web
Touchscreen users will have a boundary around linked images to indicate this as well
We’re here to help
If there’s spam, or if you wish to split a discussion to a new thread let us know by flagging the post.
We can also help with adjusting tags or renaming discussions
Private Messaging 🔗
Messaging and Private Messaging is provided by Zulip Chat
If you're interested in chat, it is now available at ledstrain.zulipchat.com
It is similar to this forum with tags and discussion titles, like email lists and subjects. Here's some comparisons:
|Tag||Stream||Category of topic, such as |
|Discussion Title||Topic||The focus of the thread, such as |
|Private Discussion||Private Message||Private messaging, in realtime|
The current streams are:
Note: This chat is to replace the prior unused chat
Some new features
- Commercially hosted through zulip's open community plan
- Full search history
- Custom linkifier. eg
d/722 will link to this discussion.
- Message edited history
- Conversation permalinks -> general / new chat
- Full markdown support (like this forum)
- Other features
The forums private discussions are going to be phased out soon.
On September 1st, they'll be deprecated where you will be able to respond to existing private discussions but not create new ones.
To replace it, the new chat is available.
- It's asynchronous, you don't need to be online …
Write a clear title. Try make a summary of your discussion so others know what they will be reading and discussing. No post signatures
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- Messages that are obscene, vulgar, sexually-orientated, hateful, threatening, hostile or insulting.
- Personal attacks on others.
- Non-Constructive feedback and support
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Your discussion may be moved to a more appropriate tag at a moderator’s discretion.
To help improve awareness and access to this issue, a minimal commercial presence is allowed.
Any commercial presence must be through a personal account representing a company.
For example, a username LEDstrain is not permitted, however a username Slacor representing LEDstrain is.
Each commercial interest may have one discussion for their product
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Logging in / Troubleshooting 🔗
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