Re: Meta link is down

From: Charles Schultz <sacrophyte_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2008 09:28:50 -0500
Message-ID: <7b8774110810010728y20b9b5cdl1e69123010993eb1@mail.gmail.com>


I would highly encourage folks to use the "feedback" button, but more importantly use the supportportal
<http://blogs.oracle.com/supportportal/>blog for gripes, concerns, comments, constructive criticism, etc. This is a direct line to some of the developers and folks behind the scenes.

Also, Support has offered the 3rd party Meadow Consulting to do an OWC and collect real-time feedback:

User Experience Strategy & Research

http://meadow.consulting.googlepages.com/

 Yahoo IM: meadow_research_at_sbcglobal.net

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 Skype: meadow.consulting

I am not an Oracle employee, nor is one paying me to say this. *grin* I see a lot of problems mixed in with a lot of good ideas, and hope that by sheer force of numbers we can influence the teams working on Metalink.

On Wed, Oct 1, 2008 at 9:15 AM, Herring Dave - dherri < Dave.Herring_at_acxiom.com> wrote:

> 2 features seem to be missing, at least for me, under the new interface
> bookmarks and cut-paste. Under the "old" metalink, we had a link at the top
> named "Bookmarks" where we could save links within metalink we frequently
> accessed or just wanted to make note of for whatever reason. I found it
> handy to not mess with "Favorites" in IE and instead use this for things
> like the ORA-00600 lookup tool.
>
>
>
> As for cut-paste, I must be really behind the times because a simple
> ctrl-insert and shift-insert doesn't paste into the new interface. Kind of
> a pain if I've got some stupid error phrase that I'm trying to look up.
>
>
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> I know I can use the old interface, but I thought I'd at least point these
> 2 out if nothing else to have someone show me why I need to get with the
> times (still using SQL*Worksheet).
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> Thanks.
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> Dave
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> *From:* oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org [mailto:
> oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] *On Behalf Of *Yechiel Adar
> *Sent:* Sunday, September 28, 2008 1:22 AM
> *Cc:* ORACLE-L
> *Subject:* Re: Meta link is down
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> That took me to the new one.
>
> The old one is in:
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> https://metalink2.oracle.com/
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>
> Adar Yechiel
>
> Rechovot, Israel
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> Taylor, Chris David wrote:
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> Apparently they've migrated Metalink to a new server or something.....new
> Metalink is available, or you can use old metalink:
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> https://metalink.oracle.com/CSP/ui/signin_en.html?language=en
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