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55 minutes ago, Steno said:

I am not sure if this is where to post when they have occurred or not (not totally clear on the procedure of this initiative since I haven't seen Ailith for a bit.

But I didn't understand coding at all, let alone MDScript. Chewett spend over an hour answering questions, walking me (the blundering fool) through the hurdles of basic MDScripting to do some basic things that are incredibly handy in quest-writing.

If you want to check it out(or need the proof), go to the discord, and go to language learning channel.

Search for "Timer starts now, 16:50" to find the beginning of the lecture"

Details also posted on the forum: http://magicduel.invisionzone.com/topic/19010-md-life-lessons-mdscript-given-to-steno-by-chewett/

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8 hours ago, Muratus del Mur said:

@Ailith can you please confirm you are still checking this topic and update the menus? I am not sure, considering your last email. Thanks

Ailith left for good. 

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Something is not working right and i try to understand whats going on. Except Chew-Steno coin, i have none on the list. Are you not interested in the available menus, or is it a lack of communication or don't know the "what to do next" part?

Ofc its possible that not everyone would see this initiative as useful as i do, but without eliminating all reasons, i can't tell. Help me understand please from your own perspective, why the lecture coins thing was seen initially with great feedback, but nobody wants anything, even if its free/sponsored,

..maybe i can improve things?

The student should look for the teacher, not the other way around...i just can't believe there are only teachers in md but no students :))

 

ps. i didn't apply for any myself yet, due to lack of time, its a super busy period for me and i don't want to be the one that is not taking this thing seriously, but whats your honest reason?

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26 minutes ago, Muratus del Mur said:

Help me understand please from your own perspective, why the lecture coins thing was seen initially with great feedback, but nobody wants anything, even if its free/sponsored,

MD is not massively active atm, lots of people didn't like the interface as it was quite buggy/hard to use due to the firefox issues and the bottom menu being wonky and left after the birthday rather than experiencing the "boost" we normally receive after it.

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28 minutes ago, Muratus del Mur said:

ps. i didn't apply for any myself yet, due to lack of time, its a super busy period for me and i don't want to be the one that is not taking this thing seriously, but whats your honest reason?

Personally my reason is that while I am quite interested in taking some of them I don't really have the time as I have had lots of people asking me to do various MD work since this started and I have been dedicated to that in my free time.

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1 hour ago, Chewett said:

MD is not massively active atm, lots of people didn't like the interface as it was quite buggy/hard to use due to the firefox issues and the bottom menu being wonky and left after the birthday rather than experiencing the "boost" we normally receive after it.

The lecture coins announcement was made longer after those that did not enjoy the new interface left or became highly inactive. So, what you are saying is that its simply a numbers issue? Not enough people to put things in motion?

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45 minutes ago, Muratus del Mur said:

The lecture coins announcement was made longer after those that did not enjoy the new interface left or became highly inactive. So, what you are saying is that its simply a numbers issue? Not enough people to put things in motion?

Yeah I dont think there is enough people here/interested in doing it. MD is currently in sleep mode tbh. Thats what Im saying about the interface. Normally we get a lot of people stay for ~6 months after the birthday but they dropped off really fast this year, from speaking to them mostly because of the interface being confusing/buggy and throwing errors at them.

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5 hours ago, Muratus del Mur said:

ps. i didn't apply for any myself yet, due to lack of time, its a super busy period for me and i don't want to be the one that is not taking this thing seriously, but what's your honest reason?

oh, i've been wanting to get 3-4 lectures from the list, i just keep saying 'later, i've got some things to do now...'

 

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I noted down some lectures I wish to follow, but I'm stupidly busy as well.

I hope it gets better within 3-4 weeks, but it's definitely not a lack of interest.

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thanks for the clarification everyone.

I was worried there was no interest.

 

Sadly i did what i could with the interface, the things left will be done slowly over time. The radical change had to be done asap regardless of cost/outcome because the old one was based on things no longer functional. Also there was no way to keep the visual goodies of the old interface, and the new one is designed on different concepts..i expected this will not be easily accepted but i still believe everything its on the right track, just takes time to perfect and people to adapt. 

The new interface some hate so much, its something that i thought will never happen and md will die due to it, so..i am glad it is how it is.

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1 hour ago, Muratus del Mur said:

Sadly i did what i could with the interface, the things left will be done slowly over time. The radical change had to be done asap regardless of cost/outcome because the old one was based on things no longer functional. Also there was no way to keep the visual goodies of the old interface, and the new one is designed on different concepts..i expected this will not be easily accepted but i still believe everything its on the right track, just takes time to perfect and people to adapt. 

Im working on it as I can.

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Yesterday I had a talk with Bash on one of the topics he listed, lasting a bit more than an hour.

How do I proceed from here? send a mail to mur@magicduel?

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On 7/20/2020 at 6:18 PM, Ungod said:

Yesterday I had a talk with Bash on one of the topics he listed, lasting a bit more than an hour.

How do I proceed from here? send a mail to mur@magicduel?

Send a mail to that address detailing what you talked about. Possibly also ask Bash to "review" the hour and state what he feels about it and send that on the email too.

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I asked Bash how he feels and i must tell you that that guy is insane, period.
It`s like there is at least five different people under his skin, out of which Bash himself is probably the worst!
I am writing this and i feel that he wakes once more, please... hel...
...lo there, folks!:D

Joke aside, it was great hour, Ungod was great too! Who would have thought that:))
Bring it anytime, shiny folks! 

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