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  1. fforde

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    So I just noticed today that my current title with the new forums is "Premium Supporter". Is it just me or does this seem like a bit of a silly and vague euphemism? I work on plugins for MediaPortal. I am a "Plugin Developer". What the heck does "Premium Supporter" mean?



    Not that it is a big deal but it just struck me as a bit odd. Best wishes to all and for what it's worth the new forums are pretty great.
     
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  3. infinite.loop
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    The ribbons are not fully working yet. Especially when someone did a donation too and as result is member of 2 usergroups....

    But the main idea was to reduce the amount of displayed gfx.
    So everyone who does support MediaPortal more than others (Donation, creating extensions) is given the "Premium Supporter" ribbon.
    But the Usergroup Title below the ribbon still says "Community Plugin Dev" or "Community Skin Designer" etc.

    But I do not see that ribbon showing up for your account. :confused:
    *edit* okay, that was caused by the teststyle I had active here - with the default style i do see the "Premium Supporter" ribbon on your account. :)
     
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    Oh, and Donator ("Premium supporter") has Display Styling Priority = 5 while plugind devs (both groups) have Display Styling Priority = 6, resulting in "Premium Supporter" being prioritized over plugin dev.
    Want me to fix?
     
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    Display Styling Priority has nothing to do with the issue I mentioned. This is a pure usergroup limitation logic "issue" in the template that prevents to display 2 Ribbons.
     
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    Ah.... My bad - Now I was able to read your post. *Going for more caffeine*
     
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    strange... Spargleknas has two ribbons here oO "Team MediaPortan" & "Administrator"... shouldn't it be only one than?!
     
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    he has 2 because his primary usergroup is Super Moderator and his secondary is admin.
    As I said, the logic that limits displayed ribbons to "1" is not working yet.
     
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    sorry was a misunderstanding oO
     
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    thanks for the responses guys.
     
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    No problem. :)

    If you have an idea for a better term than "Premium Supporter" then we are open for suggestions. Was the best we could come up with. :)
     
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