View Full Version : Group discussion post too long? o_o

Soul Eater
January 29th, 2009, 1:27 PM
That's what it says and I did post along post but it's because its for this group called ASD, by a new friend of mine. I was just wondering if there was a way of making this longer maybe? I mean could it be a glitch maybe? D:

I can't understand it having to say that before and I thought that the character limit would be just like the posts you make in threads on the forum, but it's the opposite.

Can this be fixed or is it permanent? D:

This is what says:

"The text that you have entered is too long (1747 characters). Please shorten it to 1000 characters long."

January 29th, 2009, 1:49 PM
Such limits are made by the database, as certain field types can only store a maximum amount of bytes.
Posts can't be longer than the field limit either.

Soul Eater
January 29th, 2009, 1:58 PM
I...don't understand what you are trying to say. o_o I always thought that it would have the same character limit as when you post in a thread. It would make things so much easier because people are obviously going to post long walls of text. D:

February 1st, 2009, 1:18 PM
You could just... break up your post into multiple posts. :|