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derrickmoore
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Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-06-2013 11:57 AM in reply to: troma

I wonder how many thousands of posts vaporized when they ditched NNTP. I do have copies of some posts from way back:

 

Path: news-autodesk.pilot.net.!news From: christal.elliott@autodesk.com (Christal Elliott) Newsgroups: autodesk.autocad.r14general Subject: Re: Ellipse Arc Bug Date: Mon, 10 Nov 1997 23:18:27 GMT Organization: Autodesk Inc. Lines: 26 Message-ID: <347691a9.7674775@adesknews.autodesk.com> References: <63vuoi$2bm4@news-autodesk> NNTP-Posting-Host: ppp16.laplaza.org Mime-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit X-Newsreader: Forte Agent 1.5/32.451

On Fri, 7 Nov 1997 14:46:24 -0600, "rick moore" <rmoore@barnesarch.com> wrote:

>This is a copy of what I posted recently on the Compuserve Acad forum: > >Unhandled Access Violation Exception at 418520h >This error will come up when following these steps: > >1. Open a new file >2. Draw a random size ellipse by dragging across the screen >3. Draw two lines across the ellipse so that each line intersects the >ellipse twice >4. Break the ellipse by trimming the ellipse between the two lines so that >two ellipse segments are left (Use TRIM to remove the middle section between the two lines you have drawn) >5. Use the "Lengthen, Total" command to change the length of the two ellipse >segments (Select both ellipse segments during one iteration of the Lengthen command) >6. Save and re-open the file > >I found that lengthening just one ellipse segment will not cause the error >and using the "Dynamic" option in the Lengthen command would not cause the >error. > Rick - Reproducible bug - thanks for uploading the sequence of steps! I added a few comments above that assisted me in reproducing this. Christal Elliott //Autodesk Support on the Net//

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Murph
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Message 32 of 37 (351 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-06-2013 04:18 PM in reply to: Charles_Shade

First one I found of mine was in July 2000 with a registration date of 2003. (?)  I asked a question and got answers even from Dean back then.

 

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Charles_Shade
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Message 33 of 37 (345 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-06-2013 06:30 PM in reply to: Murph

Yep the man the legend the Sage answered my first post as well.

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Message 34 of 37 (333 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-07-2013 02:55 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade

And guess who answered my first question? My first post was only 4 years ago, http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Visual-LISP-AutoLISP-and-General/DB-field-reference-to-outside-line/m-..., learnt a lot since then.

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Message 35 of 37 (297 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-24-2013 10:11 AM in reply to: Charles_Shade
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RayFeiler
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Message 36 of 37 (289 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-24-2013 10:33 AM in reply to: troma

"Hey, here's a challenge for anyone willing: what is the first post ever on these discussion boards? And secondly, what is the first post ever by a user who is still active?"

         

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/CAD-Managers/Welcome-to-the-CD-Manager-Cafe-Newsgroup/m-p/727126/highl...

 

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Message 37 of 37 (281 Views)

Re: First Forum Post. Can you find yours?

05-24-2013 01:28 PM in reply to: RayFeiler

Oh... :smileysad: Frank O...


RayFeiler wrote:

My first post

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Visual-LISP-AutoLISP-and-General/How-to-extract-a-constant-attribute/m...

and first response

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/AutoCAD-R12-R13-R14-DWG-Format/Just-started-drawing-in-3D-Please-Help/...


 

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