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Favorite Topics not imported to Watched Topics , why ? #203824 12/25/2007 10:02 AM
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Users have reported that UBB7 lost their saved favorite topics (in UBB6) , why they are not imported to 'watched topics' ?



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Re: Favorite Topics not imported to Watched Topics , why ? [Re: smallufo] #203832 12/25/2007 3:27 PM
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From memory, I am not sure that these are imported.

Re: Favorite Topics not imported to Watched Topics , why ? [Re: Ian] #203837 12/25/2007 4:25 PM
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As forum numbers and topic id's are changed; the import map could have easily gotten a lot larger keeping misc data such as favorites; not to mention the importers where well behind by the time 7 got out, so only the highest priority data was imported over (categories, forums, topics, users, etc)


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Re: Favorite Topics not imported to Watched Topics , why ? [Re: Gizmo] #203840 12/25/2007 4:51 PM
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Well , I don't think this is a hard work.

select POST_ID from ubbt_IMPORT_MAP where OLD_TOPIC_ID = old_topic_id;
select TOPIC_ID from ubbt_POSTS where POST_ID = postid;
insert into ubbt_WATCH_LISTS values(userid , topicid , 0 , 't')


I think it is easy to implement in the importer.
Hope ... there will be a importer-patch... smile



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Re: Favorite Topics not imported to Watched Topics , why ? [Re: smallufo] #236517 05/01/2010 1:18 PM
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Has anyone tried the above favorites-->watched topics script? My members are really missing their old "favorites" threads!


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