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the requested user does not exist

Postby alan » Tue Dec 29, 2009 5:41 pm

This is what I get when trying to pm. please help. how?

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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Dec 29, 2009 5:50 pm

how are you trying to PM?
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He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Dec 30, 2009 1:45 am

Greetings,

Who are you trying to PM?

The requested user may very well not exist, particularly if it is an emanation of a banned user who keeps trying to re-register under a multitude of usernames.

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Retro. :)
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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Dec 30, 2009 2:03 am

We have one of those?
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill

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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Dec 30, 2009 2:06 am

Greetings Manapa,

Manapa wrote:We have one of those?


Yes, thankfully only one.

It's good that you've not noticed... it means we must be doing a decent job of keeping on top of the situation.

Metta,
Retro. :)
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Dec 30, 2009 2:16 am

I have an idea whom it may be! but 1 in a 1000 isn't bad I guess
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill

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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby Paññāsikhara » Wed Dec 30, 2009 6:51 am

retrofuturist wrote:Greetings Manapa,

Manapa wrote:We have one of those?


Yes, thankfully only one.

It's good that you've not noticed... it means we must be doing a decent job of keeping on top of the situation.

Metta,
Retro. :)


Only one - that you know of!

It's always a tough job in the Admin / Mod team. Keep up the good work! :)
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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby alan » Wed Dec 30, 2009 4:50 pm

I was trying to pm Manapa, who was kind enough to offer an explanation of this process.
Is there a send button? nothing has worked so far. return and submit don't work.
thanks

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Re: the requested user does not exist

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Dec 30, 2009 4:53 pm

Hi Alan see my name on the left hand side of this post there is a PM button just bellow
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Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill


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