[EuroPython] FYI: Talk submission fails with server error. Q: What now?

Paul Boddie paul at boddie.org.uk
Sat May 1 16:46:50 CEST 2010

On Saturday 01 May 2010 12:16:50 Jonathan Fine wrote:
> Well, this morning I solved both problems.


> The lack of acknowledgement was because I'd failed to fill in a required
> field and on submit I got the page back again but, as a recall, the
> required field error message was in the visible portion of the browser
> window.

I can see a potential source of confusion now: maybe problems with a field 
lower down in the form were overlooked because there isn't a general error 
notification at the top of the form, only per-field notifications.

> I submitted my talk by supplied a new picture of myself (which was a
> copy of the old one that appeared on the submission form).

Good to hear that you figured it out in the end. Thanks for reporting your 


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