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== What is it? ==
 
== What is it? ==
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The {{AniDBLink|buddylist|Buddy list (My Buddies)}} is an AniDB feature which allows you to tell AniDB who you consider to be your friends.
  
The [http://anidb.net/perl-bin/animedb.pl?show=buddylist Buddy List] is an AniDB feature which allows you to tell AniDB who you consider to be your friends.
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Being marked as buddies has several implications:
  
Being marked as buddies has several implications:
 
 
* The special "Buddy" permission set from your [[Profile]] options is applied for buddies. That means that you can give more rights to your buddies than to normal AniDB members.
 
* The special "Buddy" permission set from your [[Profile]] options is applied for buddies. That means that you can give more rights to your buddies than to normal AniDB members.
 
* As buddies you can add anime to each others [[My wishlist]]s. Simply click on the "buddy" link near the wish list options on the anime page.
 
* As buddies you can add anime to each others [[My wishlist]]s. Simply click on the "buddy" link near the wish list options on the anime page.
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== How it works ==
 
== How it works ==
 
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Simply go to the {{AniDBLink|buddylist|My Buddies}} page and enter the username or <tt>uid</tt> of the person you want to add in the "Add buddy" form. This will create a request to the other person to allow you to have him listed as your buddy. The other person will have to accept your request before it becomes active. Pending requests can also be seen and granted/rejected on this page. For the relationship to be mutual the other person has to request to be your buddy as well.  
Simply go to the [http://anidb.net/perl-bin/animedb.pl?show=buddylist Buddy List] page and enter the username or uid of the person you want to add in the "Add buddy" form. This will create a request to the other person to allow you to have him listed as your buddy. The other person will have to accept your request before it becomes active. Pending requests can also be seen and granted/rejected on this page. For the relationship to be mutual the other person has to request to be your buddy as well.  
 
  
 
A privileged user is a Buddy where only 1 side added the buddy relationship. This means only 1 side gets the extra buddy access permission if used by the users. The other user will get treated as a regular user
 
A privileged user is a Buddy where only 1 side added the buddy relationship. This means only 1 side gets the extra buddy access permission if used by the users. The other user will get treated as a regular user
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** [[Image:user reviews.png]] [[reviews|person's reviews]]
 
** [[Image:user reviews.png]] [[reviews|person's reviews]]
 
** [[Image:user send.png]] [[private message|send message to person]]
 
** [[Image:user send.png]] [[private message|send message to person]]
**revoke - revoke the person's right to list you as his buddy; if the relation is mutual he will still be listed as your friend on your page and you will be a privileged user on his
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** revoke - revoke the person's right to list you as his buddy; if the relation is mutual he will still be listed as your friend on your page and you will be a privileged user on his
**delete - same as "remove person from buddies"
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** delete - same as "remove person from buddies"
  
 
===Add New===
 
===Add New===
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===Denied Requests===
 
===Denied Requests===
 
====User whose request you denied====
 
====User whose request you denied====
*Date - the date when you denied their request
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* Date - the date when you denied their request
*Name
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* Name
*Anime - your buddy's anime count
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* Anime - your buddy's anime count
*Episodes - your buddy's episode count
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* Episodes - your buddy's episode count
*Files - your buddy's file count
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* Files - your buddy's file count
*Size - your buddy's total file size
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* Size - your buddy's total file size
*Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy
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* Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy
**{{color|red|NEEDS IMAGES OF BUTTONS}}
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** [[Image:user add.png]] add person to buddies
**add person to buddies
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** [[Image:user page.png]] [[user page|person's user page]]
**person's [[user page]]
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** [[Image:user mylist.png]] [[mylist|person's mylist]]
**person's [[mylist]]
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** [[Image:user history.png]] [[MyHistory|person's history]]
**person's [[MyHistory|history]]
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** [[Image:user wishlist.png]] [[wishlist|person's wishlist]]
**person's [[wishlist]]
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** [[Image:user votes.png]] [[my_votes|person's votes]]
**person's [[my_votes|votes]]
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** [[Image:user reviews.png]] [[reviews|person's reviews]]
**person's [[reviews]]
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** [[Image:user send.png]] [[private message|send message to person]]
**[[send message]] to person
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====User who denied your request====
 
====User who denied your request====
*Date - the date when they denied your request
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* Date - the date when they denied your request
*Name
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* Name
*Anime - your buddy's anime count
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* Anime - your buddy's anime count
*Episodes - your buddy's episode count
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* Episodes - your buddy's episode count
*Files - your buddy's file count
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* Files - your buddy's file count
*Size - your buddy's total file size
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* Size - your buddy's total file size
*Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy
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* Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy
**{{color|red|NEEDS IMAGES OF BUTTONS}}
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** [[Image:user add.png]] add person to buddies
**add person to buddies
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** [[Image:user page.png]] [[user page|person's user page]]
**person's [[user page]]
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** [[Image:user mylist.png]] [[mylist|person's mylist]]
**person's [[mylist]]
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** [[Image:user history.png]] [[MyHistory|person's history]]
**person's [[MyHistory|history]]
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** [[Image:user wishlist.png]] [[wishlist|person's wishlist]]
**person's [[wishlist]]
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** [[Image:user votes.png]] [[my_votes|person's votes]]
**person's [[my_votes|votes]]
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** [[Image:user reviews.png]] [[reviews|person's reviews]]
**person's [[reviews]]
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** [[Image:user send.png]] [[private message|send message to person]]
**[[send message]] to person
 
  
 
==Weblinks==
 
==Weblinks==
*{{AniDBLink|buddylist|My Buddies}}
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* {{AniDBLink|buddylist|My Buddies}}
  
 
[[Category:Myplace]]
 
[[Category:Myplace]]

Latest revision as of 16:02, 12 January 2011

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What is it?

The Buddy list (My Buddies) is an AniDB feature which allows you to tell AniDB who you consider to be your friends.

Being marked as buddies has several implications:

  • The special "Buddy" permission set from your Profile options is applied for buddies. That means that you can give more rights to your buddies than to normal AniDB members.
  • As buddies you can add anime to each others My wishlists. Simply click on the "buddy" link near the wish list options on the anime page.
  • You will be able to see each others MyRecommendations.
Note The buddy relation is asymmetric by default, meaning that by adding someone else as a buddy, you will not automatically be added to their buddy list too.

How it works

Simply go to the My Buddies page and enter the username or uid of the person you want to add in the "Add buddy" form. This will create a request to the other person to allow you to have him listed as your buddy. The other person will have to accept your request before it becomes active. Pending requests can also be seen and granted/rejected on this page. For the relationship to be mutual the other person has to request to be your buddy as well.

A privileged user is a Buddy where only 1 side added the buddy relationship. This means only 1 side gets the extra buddy access permission if used by the users. The other user will get treated as a regular user

Tabs on the My Buddies Page

Current

On this tab you can see the list of buddies that you have. The table contains the following information:

  • Date - the date when you accepted the buddy request
  • Name
  • Friendship - mutual means both you and the other person have each others as buddies; one-sided means that the other person only has you as a privileged user.
  • Taste - the taste setting determines if the recommendations of this user are shown to you. Currently there is no difference between unknown and similar.
  • Last Online - the time when your buddy last visited AniDB.
  • Anime - your buddy's anime count
  • Episodes - your buddy's episode count
  • Files - your buddy's file count
  • Size - your buddy's total file size
  • Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy

Add New

NEEDS IMAGES OF FORM From this tab you can add new buddies. Write the person's name that you want to add in the user text field and click search. Select the user that you want to add from the displayed results and click Add.

Pending Requests

Waiting for approval by you

People that have requested to list you as your buddy.

  • Date - the date when the person requested to be your buddy
  • Name
  • Anime - your buddy's anime count
  • Episodes - your buddy's episode count
  • Files - your buddy's file count
  • Size - your buddy's total file size
  • Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy
    • User delete.png remove person from buddies - will throw an error that "8 - that user is not in your buddylist"; the fact that the button is present is a bug. 1906
    • User page.png person's user page
    • User mylist.png person's mylist
    • User history.png person's history
    • User wishlist.png person's wishlist
    • User votes.png person's votes
    • User reviews.png person's reviews
    • User send.png send message to person
    • accept & request - accepts the request to be listed on the other person's buddies list and request that you be allowed to list him on yours; only appears if the other person isn't already listed as your budy
    • accept & request - accepts the request to be listed on the other person's buddies list
    • deny - deny the request to be listed on the other person's buddies list

Waiting for approval by the other side

People that you have asked to be your buddies.

Privileged User

  • Date - the date when you accepted the buddy request
  • Name
  • Anime - your buddy's anime count
  • Episodes - your buddy's episode count
  • Files - your buddy's file count
  • Size - your buddy's total file size
  • Actions - a list of useful links related to your buddy

Former Buddies

User Who You Revoked Their Permission

Buddies Who Revoked Your Buddyship

Denied Requests

User whose request you denied

User who denied your request

Weblinks