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jpg123
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Post by jpg123 » July 5th, 2014, 4:47 am

How long does it take for posted topics to show up?

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Re: first post

Post by Bob S. » July 5th, 2014, 3:41 pm

jpg123 wrote:How long does it take for posted topics to show up?
It arrived here on saturday @ 12:47 am, PDT. At what time did you send it? Since this forum does not have pre-post moderation, the only delays are heavy internet traffic and/or overly convoluted transmission routes. Normally a few milliseconds are probably enough. Why do you ask? Just curious.

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Re: first post

Post by Slothful1 » July 5th, 2014, 6:53 pm

The board is set up to force a moderation of first-time posters, so apologies if there was a delay in getting to releasing your first one. Given that over 100 genuine spam posts didn't make it through today, I'm sure everyone prefers it this way around.

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Post by Citroen » July 9th, 2014, 5:13 am

It also didn't help that I was away on my grand cycling tour of Yorkshire and Essex (for stages #1, #2 & #3 of the TdF).

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