Discussion Forums - Questions about PaperBackSwap Questions about PaperBackSwap

Topic: no books posted today??

Club rule - Please, if you cannot be courteous and respectful, do not post in this forum.
  Unlock Forum posting with Annual Membership.
Subject: no books posted today??
Date Posted: 3/22/2015 8:15 PM ET
Member Since: 8/16/2005
Posts: 7
Back To Top

Is it true that no new books were posted today or is this just a glitch??

Date Posted: 3/22/2015 8:20 PM ET
Member Since: 6/29/2007
Posts: 17,246
Back To Top

Pulse of PBS shows 443 posted in the last hour.

Date Posted: 3/22/2015 8:35 PM ET
Member Since: 6/20/2013
Posts: 61
Back To Top

I'm with Cindy - why does no one seem to notice that the Books Posted Today list has not been working since 3am yesterday morning?  Again, everything worked fine on the site until we started paying for memberships.  Now it seems something is always not working.

Date Posted: 3/22/2015 8:56 PM ET
Member Since: 7/19/2008
Posts: 15,476
Back To Top

What? Everything worked fine before? Really? PBS has been working on a shoestring, with some outdated software for awhile. 

Date Posted: 3/22/2015 10:58 PM ET
Member Since: 2/12/2006
Posts: 4,418
Back To Top

Absolutely right, Emily!   Members are probably more observant now that many are paying for membership. 

There have always been glitches - sometimes huge ones - disappearing publication dates, disappearing genre, question marks and 'weird characters' in place of punctuation-- etc..  I've been here since '06 and can't recall a year that we didn't have several...