stupid question of the week.

MMario's picture

I've been wondering about the "buddylist" since I signed up.

What function (if any) does it serve?

kiwiknitter's picture

It's worth noting that not

It's worth noting that not all a person's buddies will show. There must be a certain maximum number allowed by the system and then when that number has been exceeded, any new additions will bump off any earlier ones.

Thanks, Mario for bringing

Thanks, Mario for bringing this up. Enquiring minds....so, now I know~

Darrel's picture

Thank you, Mike, for an

Thank you, Mike, for an accurate and thorough explanation of the buddy list feature!

While it may sound a bit sarcastic, it really is just a list of people you like. It's most useful thing, perhaps, is that you can click over to a user's profile, track his posts, and have a more n degrees of separation way of getting to know other users on the site.

MMario's picture

Thanks Darrel - makes

Thanks Darrel - makes sense.

MMario - Can anybody tell me what year it is?

MMario's picture

yupper - that's the list I

yupper - that's the list I was thinking of.

MMario - Can anybody tell me what year it is?

Hmmmmmmm . . . Well, if

Hmmmmmmm . . . Well, if you mean the list that appears in everybody's profile of friends (Buddies), I guess it serves as a kind of warning that those people listed are of a like mind as the person in the profile and that the reader should further explore under advisement . . . hee, hee, hee . . .

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