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by Guitarplayer
17 Jan 2018 09:35
Forum: Teach & Share
Topic: Austronesian alignment
Replies: 19
Views: 16336

Re: Austronesian alignment

[/lurk] I haven't finished reading it, but here's what looks like a fairly extensive article by Carsten Becker about both the Tagalog "trigger" system and the system in Becker's conlang Ayeri . For whatever it's worth, I've since reevaluated Ayeri's syntactic alignment based on newer research than I...
by Guitarplayer
20 Jan 2012 16:47
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

To whomever still has access to the ZBB: why don't you download the whole thing, just in case? It can be done easily and fast. Pharazon did. Don't ask me where, though, and whether it's browsable already. http://staff.washington.edu/salmiak/zbb/index_php.html — It's maybe not yet fully browsable, t...
by Guitarplayer
19 Jan 2012 23:27
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

faiuwle wrote:motif index, which breaks the types down into individual story components and is incredibly massive. It's also not specific to any particular culture, or anything.
Sweet [:D] Bookmarked, should I ever feel the urge to do some conworlding.
by Guitarplayer
19 Jan 2012 19:41
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

That list on Wikipedia reads much like TV Tropes for fairytales [:D] Also, I guess you could do random draws from TV Tropes regarding character traits and plot/plot devices?
by Guitarplayer
19 Jan 2012 11:22
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

Jar Jar Binks found out what the exact problem is, I think.
by Guitarplayer
19 Jan 2012 00:02
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

but it's a visible hindrance to those of us who actively use the boards You can just disable them in your board settings for the time being. But yes, I guess not fixing this minor thing for so long may have led to the impression that neither Zomp nor Spinn really care about board issues for some, i...
by Guitarplayer
18 Jan 2012 23:34
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

OK, here: http://listserv.brown.edu/archives/cgi- ... ang&P=8639

I think your reply sums things up well and in a factual manner, Sal.
by Guitarplayer
18 Jan 2012 18:58
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

testyal1 wrote:Closed, eh? That may be a problem for the keen Zompians.
The "Serves 'em right" undertone there was not appropriate either, though.
by Guitarplayer
18 Jan 2012 17:07
Forum: In other languages
Topic: Rumhängethread [Deutsch]
Replies: 261
Views: 140179

Re: Rumhängethread

Dieser Beitrag ist vielleicht Unsinn ohne weiteren Nutzen. Leider hat die Deutsche Post noch nicht auf Anfragen zur Klassifizierung durch den Gesetzgeber reagiert, deswegen ist die Einordnung hier nur provisorisch.
by Guitarplayer
18 Jan 2012 16:33
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

xingoxa wrote:Me too
Gosh, I wonder why that might be. It's not like Salm or I had provided any information [:S]
by Guitarplayer
18 Jan 2012 15:05
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: News about the ZBB.
Replies: 59
Views: 8889

Re: News about the ZBB.

I think it got hacked again rather than Google reacting belatedly, since Zompist found a malicious .htaccess file the other week that would redirect to the malware site we had problems with before. That is, if we assume Spinn did an accurate job (and I think so), that file has not been sitting there...