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Luis Brudna [PersonRank 1]

Tuesday, September 19, 2006
13 years ago3,671 views

Error message...
"Não é possível mostrar o mapa, pois os locais dos usuários são desconhecidos."
In portuguese.
Orkut... Bad, bad server. No donut for you.
:-(

Bluey [PersonRank 1]

13 years ago #

Apparently all my friends are int he pacific ocean :/

Jake's View [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

You use Orkut?

Mambo [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

Yeah... you actually USE Orkut?

DPic [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

I have an account but I don't use it really. Although the percentage of English speaking users has gone up noticeably. I'm not very satisfied with any of the current social networking sites like myspace, facebook, tribe, friendster, etc

Tony Ruscoe [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

<< Apparently all my friends are int he pacific ocean :/ >>

Apparently TOMHTML and I both live in Cambridge, UK.

I think something is a bit wrong with this...

Tom TOMHTML
Noeux-les-Mines, France
  
Tony Ruscoe
Sheffield, South Yorkshire

What gives? ;-)

Teodor Filimon [PersonRank 3]

13 years ago #

I have no friends with known locations :|

Hatem [PersonRank 2]

13 years ago #

I don't know how it works, but most of my friends are not shown on the map while most of them have locations, country isn't enough ? btw there is no direct link from orkut, i think it's still alpha ... not even a beta

Shogun [PersonRank 1]

13 years ago #

>Can't display a map because no user locations are known.

:(

Mrrix32 [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

<<there is no direct link from orkut>> What about the bit that says "New!" when you log on?

I think it mus be done on Post codes as it points straight to my house eve though there isn't a street. I remove the post code, and I'm suddenly moved a mile to the east. So If you spelt the name of your town wrong or Google can't find it it probably just puts you somewhere (eg. in the middle of the pacific ocean :-)) but for some reason it can't find Brighton (about 10 miles from where i live)

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