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Subject: Another bug-Selct the PMbutton turns to book suggestions
Date Posted: 8/15/2008 11:18 AM ET
Member Since: 7/1/2008
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When I try to PM any member who is sending me books, I get a recommendation screen:

Call of Adventure Collier's Junior classics The Young Folds Shelf of Books
Author:
multiple
Rating:

with an uneditable subject line of  JK H. has suggested a book for you!

 

url  http://www.paperbackswap.com/members/personal_messages/new.php?m=UHhJb3habmdTRHM9&msg=sl&r=Tm9VS0JPZVI2d1U9

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 11:59 AM ET
Member Since: 8/18/2005
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For a book already in the mail, looks like the PM button is working okay.

But for those 'requested', mine has the same type message " Cindy R. has suggested a book for you!" in the subject line, but blank books at the top of the screen.

Something's certainly going wonky there!

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 12:01 PM ET
Member Since: 7/18/2008
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I noticed that as well. I just go to their profile & PM from there.

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 12:15 PM ET
Member Since: 1/9/2008
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Yeah, I noticed that as well. I guess that's one way to get those book recommendations going! :)

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 12:18 PM ET
Member Since: 11/14/2005
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hope one of you sent feedback to the PBS team.  :-)

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 1:02 PM ET
Member Since: 6/4/2007
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I had noticed this yesterday.  Today, though, I went to send a message despite the book recommendation and it went to a basic PM setup (no book recommendation, but no paragraph about Requester to Sender communciations like before either), so it looks like they're addressing the issue :)

Date Posted: 8/15/2008 3:04 PM ET
Member Since: 7/1/2008
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Actually, I sent a bug report before I posted here. it's a true bug and not a complaint.

Len S. (lens) - , - PaperBackSwap Team
Date Posted: 8/15/2008 4:14 PM ET
Member Since: 12/21/2006
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Like they say at the veterinarian when I bring them a second-hand dog or cat that I've acquired:

"It's fixed already!" :)

Len
The PBS Team

Date Posted: 8/16/2008 2:01 AM ET
Member Since: 8/26/2006
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LOL Len -- Would you be willing to take on the situation between Russia and Georgia??