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by PeterJ
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Installing ZXDB on your local computer
Replies: 9
Views: 164

Re: Installing ZXDB on your local computer

Well done!
by PeterJ
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: Installing ZXDB on your local computer
Replies: 9
Views: 164

Re: Installing ZXDB on your local computer

I use XAMPP on Windows too. The file which Einar provides is a MySQL or MariaDB export file. If you use PHPMyAdmin as we do on our virtual server it's really easy to import the database. Once you get XAMPP up and running I'm happy to talk you through it. I'm sure we can give you some simple SQL to g...
by PeterJ
Thu Jan 18, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Bug in 'Additional files downloads'?
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: Bug in 'Additional files downloads'?

I had a flash of inspiration (It does not happen often) and fixed it quicker than planned. Thanks again for reporting it @Juan F. Ramirez
by PeterJ
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Bug in 'Additional files downloads'?
Replies: 8
Views: 135

Re: Bug in 'Additional files downloads'?

Hi @Juan F. Ramirez . Thanks for reporting this. I have been making some changes to that section and I must have an issue with my SQL. I will fix over the weekend.

Peter
by PeterJ
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: What happened to ZXAce?
Replies: 5
Views: 167

Re: What happened to ZXAce?

@KenD makes these available at https://retropdfs.wordpress.com/current ... llections/

You will need a torrent download tool such as this one.

https://sourceforge.net/projects/qbittorrent/

I had never heard of zxace either.
by PeterJ
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Games with source code
Replies: 2
Views: 119

Re: Games with source code

Good evening Ralf , I had a quick look at ZXDB and if you run this on the database: SELECT entries.id, entries.title, downloads.file_link FROM `downloads` inner join entries on entries.id = downloads.entry_id where filetype_id = '32' You get the following list (exported as CSV) https://spectrumcompu...
by PeterJ
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Spectrum Show Magazine 20
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Re: Spectrum Show Magazine 20

Thanks very much @PaulJ I look forward to reading the latest instalment of 'Mind Your Language'.
by PeterJ
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Website
Topic: Cannot edit older posts.
Replies: 44
Views: 851

Re: Cannot edit older posts.

We pay for our hosting service Digital Ocean to backup the whole site once a week. Then if we had a crash we would loose at most a week of data. There are no other backups. I concur with the other admins in that having longer post edit times makes our lives much harder as we have to check more posts...
by PeterJ
Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: ZXDB Discussion
Topic: ZXDB Update Thread
Replies: 17
Views: 635

Re: ZXDB Update Thread

Thank you. If you create a list I will pass onto Einar who maintains ZXDB
by PeterJ
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself!
Replies: 119
Views: 3452

Re: Introduce yourself!

It's so nice to see so many of the familiar names join the forum. Thank you! Please spread the word to other Spectrum fans that you may know.