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Please leave a message on my talk page if you think I may help with anything! -- Thurstan (Talk) 07:15, 2010 October 14

Ease of editing?[]

Hi, folks. I think you've been trying to "Edit with form" but not using Firefox. At present that's disastrous. Please read Forum:Data entry without using Form:Person. — Robin Patterson (Talk) 12:40, October 15, 2010 (UTC)

I think you've got it. By Jove you've got it. I'm off to bed. — Robin Patterson (Talk) 13:19, October 15, 2010 (UTC)

Changing page names[]

I turned Lilian May into a "redirect". Next time you find a page name that needs changing, please do it the quick and easy way by using the "Move" link. It takes 5 to 10 seconds and preserves the page history and leaves a "redirect" link from the old name in case other ages link to that. — Robin Patterson (Talk) 00:22, October 21, 2010 (UTC)

Tree pages[]

Your difficulties with Joyce Williams (1927-1980)/tree are caused by the compilcations of the way the system works. The trees are not recomputed immediately. The /tree page displays the tree, but the tree is actually calculated on the /sensor page, using the /sensor pages for the father and mother. So that means that those page must exist before that part of the tree appears. I created Henry Llech Williams (1886-1932)/sensor for you. The other part of the problem is that the system doesn't respond instantly: once Henry Llech Williams (1886-1932)/sensor exists, you either have to wait for some time (days?) for a background process to propogate the changes, or re-save the sensor page. I have re-saved Joyce Williams (1927-1980)/sensor for you, and now you have Henry Llech Williams's parents in the tree. The other side of the family need the same treatment. If you want everyone's tree to be instantly available, you have to create the pages from the oldest first. If you want to have a tree to use as a "todo" list, then you have to create it manually, like the one on my user page. Thurstan 21:26, October 21, 2010 (UTC)

I have just resaved Lilian Mary Yardley (1889-1960)/sensor and Joyce Williams (1927-1980)/sensor (in that order), so you have a few more people on the /tree page. You are still missing some /sensor pages. Thurstan 21:46, October 21, 2010 (UTC)

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