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Re: How to bing the $registration_db up to date?

> Well, I'd say that being able to load the $registration_db would be a good
> thing... there is no reason you'd need to clear the entire db first, just
> find and insert all the elements, making sure email addresses point to the
> correct objects... keep the comments (of course, if you don't allow second
> characters, this wouldn't be a problem).

This would probably work.  (I see we did something like this on OpalMOO a few
years ago.)  Prolly this should go in a FAQ; newbie wizards always set the
.email_address property. :-)

> Mmh... the value of the comments is questional also, I mean, is there a MOO
> besides Lambda where you actually NEED to know what's up with people having
> the same email? :)

Well, hm.  I suppose it would be useful to know, when applies
for his sixth character, whether he's a MOOicide freak or just keeps getting
characters and letting them idle out.

Seth I. Rich
Woo, woo!  OpalMOO's back!       There is nothing more precious than
Rabbits on walls, no problem.    a tear of true repentance.

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