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Subject: I'm confused (so what else is new, right?)
Date Posted: 2/7/2008 10:10 PM ET
Member Since: 3/6/2006
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Just checked my account page.  There is a "wish list" hold on a book of mine.  It says it's waiting 48 hours for the hold.  I'm really confused because this is a book that has been sitting on my bookshelf for a few weeks now.  How did it not FIFO and end up doing the 48 hour hold wish list thing?

Date Posted: 2/7/2008 10:44 PM ET
Member Since: 5/3/2006
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That just means they're giving the person who wishlisted  it 48 hours to request it.

Date Posted: 2/7/2008 10:50 PM ET
Member Since: 8/16/2007
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Maybe someone had it WLed before they put their account on hold prior to you posting it? That's the only reason I can think of because there is no WL button on a book that is posted.

Date Posted: 2/8/2008 7:48 AM ET
Member Since: 8/30/2005
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Yeah maybe the person wish listed it, put her account on hold, then you posted it, then that person unheld her account...