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by abcd99
Aug 6th, '11, 21:54
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: 23 yrs old, never had a girlfriend
Replies: 31
Views: 24726

23 yr old without a girlfriend is not a big deal. Make a name for yourself first and girls will flock on you later. When girls get more mature, they'll seek security. If you have a steady and good job, you'll be popular then.
by abcd99
Mar 30th, '11, 21:34
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: inability to ask a question
Replies: 7
Views: 2282

A way to respond to such subber is to message him/her personally by clicking the PM button. That's simple.
by abcd99
Feb 24th, '11, 14:04
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: romance of the three kingdoms 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 18752

Hi, springsnowingsoftly,

Thank you for your interest. I wonder how comfortable you are with the translation since RTK translation is really hard.

Thanks.
by abcd99
Feb 23rd, '11, 03:24
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: romance of the three kingdoms 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 18752

Indeed. We're looking for help. It'd be wonderful if you could help. We've released up to eps 28 now. Click here.
by abcd99
Oct 14th, '09, 17:06
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Movies/Dramas in the Qing Dynasty
Replies: 3
Views: 5597

Great Qing Dynasty
Chien Lung Dynasty
Kang Xi's Incognito Travel 4
Royal Tramp
The Witty Imperial Envoy
The Book and The Sword
Yong Zheng's Dynasty
Huan Zhu Ge Ge 1, 2, 3
by abcd99
Jul 3rd, '09, 13:13
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: D-Addicts is primarily about J-Drama
Replies: 0
Views: 981

D-Addicts is primarily about J-Drama

I pulled the statistics just today. Counting the number of torrents: JDrama + J-TV = 69.56% KDrama + K-TV = 17.05% CDrama + TWDrama + HKDrama + HK-TV + SGDrama = 8.64% Theme song + OST = 3.63% Other = 1.12% Counting the number of completed downloads: JDrama + J-TV = 83.17% KDrama + K-TV = 10.08% CDr...
by abcd99
Jun 28th, '09, 22:05
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Need advice on seeding
Replies: 14
Views: 3605

Well, my advice is to make huge batches (5GB+) and then limit your upload speed and upload slot. Also, make sure that your batch is sufficiently popular. These traits (huge batch, limit upload speed and slot, popularity) reduce the likelihood of torrents from getting dead. To get a decent speed, aim...
by abcd99
Jun 20th, '09, 15:19
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: I cant log in with Fire Fox
Replies: 2
Views: 883

Try Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> Show Cookies -> Remove All Cookies.
Then close Firefox and start it again. Try logging in.
by abcd99
Jun 10th, '09, 02:27
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Identification Thread for Celebrities
Replies: 709
Views: 231386

Probably "The Black Saber" or "Bian Cheng Lang Zi". This guy tried to avenge his stepfather by the order of his stepmother. His step mother gave him a black saber with which he should kill all people listed in a list.

http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_60640.htm
by abcd99
May 23rd, '09, 19:57
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Cyanotic, thanks for your willingness to seed. Yes, leechers are one of the biggest problem D-A faces right now. Unfortunately, there's no ratio limitation imposed on the members. Too bad. The only venue to have old series seeded other than SotMs are on the seeding request forum. Sometimes some kind...
by abcd99
May 19th, '09, 20:09
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Thanks, HAZ.
by abcd99
May 8th, '09, 16:24
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: [Tutorial] Watching Real Video (RMVB) with Subtitles
Replies: 93
Views: 85546

Download and install this:
http://www.free-codecs.com/download/k_l ... c_pack.htm

Choose "Lots of stuff" option during the install. Then play your movie file with the Media Player Classic they supplied.
by abcd99
Apr 9th, '09, 18:01
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

Maybe you should lock this thread. I think the thread has served its purpose and it's started to get trollish.
by abcd99
Apr 7th, '09, 14:30
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Thank you, gurubesar.
by abcd99
Apr 1st, '09, 14:02
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

No, it was DDL that ruined this forum.
by abcd99
Mar 10th, '09, 19:57
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: 3 years he spend approx 8k on his gf, how much do you spend
Replies: 7
Views: 2683

Don't worry. You'll spend way much more once you got married. :mrgreen: Think of it as a "training" for later life. :mrgreen:
by abcd99
Feb 26th, '09, 23:01
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

Just to let you know, we as uploaders or I rather would say "people", were not allowed to post torrents within Chinese Culture & Entertainment Section. The Admins/Mods have explained it in the past, about the site being tracked down by this and that and another reason is, it's a "Discussion" area. ...
by abcd99
Feb 26th, '09, 19:09
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

Those sites are in Chinese. The file names are in Chinese. I usually rename the file names according to standard Pinyin romanization before uploading them. Uploading a torrent with an off-site tracker is usually because the torrent is already posted on some other tracker and the uploader doesn't wan...
by abcd99
Feb 14th, '09, 01:44
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

@AkumaX: Just so you know that Virtues of Harmony is already uploaded by Jem in his website. Though he only has 164 episodes. And if you noticed, many of the DDL series have been uploaded here as torrents, such as The Four and what not. Sure, it's not all of them, but hey, torrents can work for TVB ...
by abcd99
Feb 13th, '09, 21:33
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

@Groink: But many of the cdrama AVI rips also suffer similarly. See how Jem's rips fare. So, codecs are not a big deal, IMHO. @Akuma: Similar along Groink's argument, I don't buy the notion of TVB dramas being too many. By comparison, J/K drama are more plentiful yet they have more seeders (see D-A ...
by abcd99
Feb 13th, '09, 16:05
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

Ruro, thanks for your kind reply. I think that ratio-based tracker only for c/hkdramas is not the answer. It requires lots of policing and it's not fool-proof. I think we need to give some kind of incentives for seeders, for starters. But I don't know what / how it is going to be implemented. I can ...
by abcd99
Feb 11th, '09, 14:00
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

As an uploader of many Chinese torrents, I understand that seeding a Chinese torrent can be both daunting and disappointing due to many leechers. Chinese torrents are not like Japanese or Korean torrents, where generous seeders seem to be aplenty. The statistics that I gathered for my own torrents i...
by abcd99
Feb 4th, '09, 05:51
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: No Direct Download and Streaming Links for Dramas
Replies: 169
Views: 134970

The DDL / streaming requests has reached the point of annoyance / spam-ish. Not only that it's so easy to steal such links, a few members (most notably mytlcs) also exploit this hole to post cash-based referrals on existing links via URLCash. Both of these are intolerably unethical. DDL and/or strea...
by abcd99
Jan 23rd, '09, 00:47
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to Rip a DVD to an AVI or MPG File Using DVDx
Replies: 4
Views: 1293

No, it's for ripping. You're right. I usually use AutoGK afterwards.
by abcd99
Jan 22nd, '09, 01:40
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to Rip a DVD to an AVI or MPG File Using DVDx
Replies: 4
Views: 1293

That's a trial software. Are you doing an add here? Besides, there are lots of freely available tools online, such as DVD Decrypter or DVDx. And the instruction is also freely available: http://www.wikihow.com/Rip-a-DVD
or here:
http://www.wikihow.com/Rip-a-DVD-to-an- ... Using-DVDx
by abcd99
Jan 5th, '09, 03:03
Forum: D-Addicts Stuff
Topic: D-Addicts Looking for Section Mods - Apply Here
Replies: 19
Views: 54890

Jholic, what exactly do you expect moderators do? Can you be more specific / detailed? I'm interested in maintaining WSotM and/or CSotM. But that's about the only things I'm interested in. I probably cannot put time to moderate / comment on / delete posts.
by abcd99
Nov 3rd, '08, 17:12
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: A question about downloading speed
Replies: 7
Views: 3269

The tiny download speed is due to some information exchange between the seeders and leechers. It's normal. Just watch for the sign change from "Downloading" to "Seeding".
by abcd99
Sep 11th, '08, 15:38
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Geeky Question! PHP related, any guru's here?
Replies: 5
Views: 2429

@ethidda: He's obviously looking for a tool / framework to make a serious app (>10,000 lines) in PHP very quickly. Emacs / Vim / notepad is just not going to cut it. There are lots of groundwork that you need to do (e.g. tedious database call, templating, etc) that the creation of which should be so...
by abcd99
Aug 4th, '08, 18:09
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Thanks for your willingness, johnnybravo!
by abcd99
Aug 2nd, '08, 15:10
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Thanks, wrek.
by abcd99
Aug 2nd, '08, 05:05
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

People, if you want to get WSotM up and running, please volunteer to seed.
by abcd99
Jun 12th, '08, 05:31
Forum: Other Chinese TV Shows
Topic: Stephen Chow's Movies Request
Replies: 3
Views: 4072

No movies are allowed here. Only series. Read the FAQ.
by abcd99
Jun 5th, '08, 17:08
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Series of the months are always English subtitled.
by abcd99
Jun 1st, '08, 02:03
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: groinkcaps shutting down ALL torrents
Replies: 28
Views: 18140

So, because there are people who aren't familiar how things work and have poor understanding of English and technical matters, the only solution for us is to be nasty to them? I understand some of them are ignorant leechers that keep demanding and taking, but there are exceptions. "Assholes" don't ...
by abcd99
May 31st, '08, 18:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: groinkcaps shutting down ALL torrents
Replies: 28
Views: 18140

Well, I, for one, think that we need some "assholes" in D-A. There are too many newbies and ingrates that don't know their place and these "assholes" are good to keep these folks at bay. I really do feel groink's pain. I know that good will is often misused by others. In community, we need to give a...
by abcd99
May 29th, '08, 07:13
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

It seems that most mods are not supportive to WSotM. I call for hiatus for June. If there are some sufficient demand, please post here and let me and the mods know.
by abcd99
May 28th, '08, 23:11
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: DVD players and soft subs
Replies: 28
Views: 10602

Philips DVP5982 plays SSA subtitles, but all effects / fonts are stripped off.
by abcd99
May 23rd, '08, 19:52
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Why No Really Serious Chinese Drama's ?
Replies: 23
Views: 19078

I really love Treacherous Waters (Ni Shui Han), which I'm currently subbing. Its storyline is very complicated and has an interesting twist.

Also, try the Great Revival. Very good.
by abcd99
May 13th, '08, 03:16
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE CHINESE DRAMAS
Replies: 700
Views: 511675

Well, this is not the right place to ask something like this. You should post your request on this thread: http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_15829.htm Anyway, you may want to watch The Great Revival: http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_60937.htm It's not Ming dynasty, though. It's Spring...
by abcd99
May 5th, '08, 17:33
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Legend Of The Condor Heroes (2007)
Replies: 214
Views: 136084

LOCH and DOMD will be shown after Olympics. Probably near the end of the year.
by abcd99
Apr 28th, '08, 12:12
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Duke Of Mount Deer (2007)
Replies: 41
Views: 34414

It's not released yet. Don't hold your breath.
by abcd99
Apr 27th, '08, 22:22
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: [poll] what video format is better Dual Audio or one track
Replies: 13
Views: 3170

Just one track, the original one. Dual audio is a pain to deal with (especially in subbing). You most likely don't want that.
by abcd99
Apr 24th, '08, 22:04
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Looking for traditional Chinese scripts of dramas?
Replies: 3
Views: 3346

Virtually all Chinese drama raws are subtitled with Chinese. But most of them are in Simplified Chinese. Some of them are in Traditional Chinese. Taiwanese and Hong Kong dramas are often subbed in Traditional Chinese. For starters, you can find stuff in: * BTChina: http://www.btchina.net * YDY: http...
by abcd99
Apr 15th, '08, 05:43
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Interested in Subtitle for Butterfly Lovers?
Replies: 4
Views: 8692

To be honest, the English-subbed one posted here is really bad. It causes eye cancer. No kidding. It's better to redo this one. The timing is way off. The translation is so-so to really bad. I'm looking for timers, primarily. A good timer. I want a precise timing. But this is definitely not my serie...
by abcd99
Apr 14th, '08, 17:51
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Interested in Subtitle for Butterfly Lovers?
Replies: 4
Views: 8692

Interested in Subtitle for Butterfly Lovers?

Ok. I'm just wondering whether anyone is interested in the subtitle for the "Butterfly Lovers". http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_60244.htm I want to know how many people wants it, how badly they want it, and how many can help. Please indicate the areas in which you can help with the subbing ...
by abcd99
Apr 12th, '08, 19:44
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Getting a Chinese name?
Replies: 9
Views: 2984

by abcd99
Apr 10th, '08, 14:23
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month
Replies: 32
Views: 48337

Volunteer Seeder for Wuxia Series of the Month

Hi all, Just like other SotMs, I would like to invite you to seed your favorite wuxia series. Share the love. What is Wuxia? Click here for Wikipedia's answer Please indicate which series you'd like to seed. Note that this may include any unlicensed historical dramas. Thank you! :D Mods, if you're w...
by abcd99
Apr 7th, '08, 07:08
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Legend Of The Condor Heroes (2007)
Replies: 214
Views: 136084

What I heard is not May, but more like August or so.
by abcd99
Mar 19th, '08, 17:59
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Slow page loads
Replies: 55
Views: 9173

It really depends. Sometimes it's really snappy. Sometimes it's really slow. When it's slow my Firefox says "Connecting to static.d-addicts.com..."
by abcd99
Mar 18th, '08, 22:28
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Slow page loads
Replies: 55
Views: 9173

Seems static.d-addicts.com is the culprit.
by abcd99
Mar 17th, '08, 18:05
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Slow page loads
Replies: 55
Views: 9173

It's getting slow again. :(

Edit:Apparently it's only for a few minutes.
by abcd99
Mar 17th, '08, 17:11
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: How fast is your internet connection?
Replies: 95
Views: 38995

Speed test (Mar 17, 2008)
by abcd99
Mar 12th, '08, 21:55
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Slow page loads
Replies: 55
Views: 9173

Seems the same problem is cropping up again.
by abcd99
Mar 11th, '08, 03:01
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Slow page loads
Replies: 55
Views: 9173

I can attest I was having the same problem this afternoon.
by abcd99
Mar 3rd, '08, 19:40
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (March 2008)
Replies: 15
Views: 10978

Great. I'm already seeding Young Zhang San Feng
by abcd99
Mar 3rd, '08, 00:11
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (March 2008)
Replies: 15
Views: 10978

I guess we have double winner. So, I'll seed Young Zhang San Feng and you seed Young Yang Warriors. How does that sound?
by abcd99
Feb 21st, '08, 16:52
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: The Sword and the Chess of Death
Replies: 3
Views: 4415

We're (Jiang Hu fansub) going to sub it as a side project. Ueda seems impressed. I personally haven't watched it though.
by abcd99
Feb 18th, '08, 03:47
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Feb 08 Winner of Unofficial WSotM: Genius Physician Ti Ying
Replies: 5
Views: 3020

It is successful. In fact, I'm doing it for March also:
http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_58289.htm
by abcd99
Feb 15th, '08, 17:02
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (March 2008)
Replies: 15
Views: 10978

The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (March 2008)

Welcome to March 2008's Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (WSoTM) Poll. As the name implies, the WSoTM is dedicated to seeding completed Wuxia drama series—with ENGLISH subs. Note that WSotM is not official yet. This poll is intended to be a test run. At the moment, I will be responsible for the...
by abcd99
Feb 15th, '08, 15:29
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Feb 08 Winner of Unofficial WSotM: Genius Physician Ti Ying
Replies: 5
Views: 3020

Great! I'll do the poll shortly. I don't have the copy from that thread. I'll help once I'm done downloading.
by abcd99
Feb 8th, '08, 23:06
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE CHINESE DRAMAS
Replies: 700
Views: 511675

Legend of Condor Heroes , Return of Condor Heroes , and Tian Long Ba Bu forms a trilogy. They should be watched in that order. Duke of Mount Deer ( Part 1 , Part 2 ), Xiao Ao Jiang Hu , and Heavenly Sword and Dragon Saber are great series. They can be watched independently. Now about the "messages"...
by abcd99
Feb 5th, '08, 17:07
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

Awesome, Kurotoshiro! Thanks!

Thanks everyone! Please cast your nomination for March 2008 Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month here:
http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_57783.htm

Young Zhang San Feng is automatically renominated.
by abcd99
Feb 5th, '08, 14:29
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

I already did and I am currently seeding it.
by abcd99
Feb 4th, '08, 22:13
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

No problem, guys. Thanks for seeding, diony & Kurotoshiro! :D
by abcd99
Feb 2nd, '08, 02:28
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Feb 08 Winner of Unofficial WSotM: Genius Physician Ti Ying
Replies: 5
Views: 3020

Feb 08 Winner of Unofficial WSotM: Genius Physician Ti Ying

The winner of the Unofficial WSotM is: Genius Physician Ti Ying (a.k.a. Miracle Healer) http://wiki.d-addicts.com/static/images/e/e3/Miracle_healers.jpg Wiki: http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Miracle_Healers Episodes: 40 Mandarin audio, English subtitle Torrent link. I'm currently seeding (except for eps 4...
by abcd99
Feb 2nd, '08, 02:22
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

Thank you Diony for seeding the series. :)
by abcd99
Feb 1st, '08, 15:10
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

I can't find the last episode for the moment. I will search for it later after work. So, in the mean time, I'll seed with whatever I have now. Gotta go to work. Sorry.
by abcd99
Feb 1st, '08, 12:56
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

Good morning! It seems that "Genius Physician Ti Ying" Is the winner of our unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month! The seeding shall commence soon! The runner up, "Young Zhang San Feng", will obtain automatic nomination for the next month. Thank you for your participation. I will open a nomination th...
by abcd99
Jan 24th, '08, 12:44
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

Kurotoshiro has pledged to help with the seeding.

Thank you, Kurotoshiro!
by abcd99
Jan 22nd, '08, 20:38
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

@bjharm: I doubt it. It's probably Fall 2008. For June / July, it's going to be Duke of Mt. Deer 2008.

@Everyone: Keep voting. The winner will be seeded for a month. :)
by abcd99
Jan 14th, '08, 14:44
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Genyuden (Tripping)
Replies: 17
Views: 11687

D-Addicts has a policy to prohibit uploading movies. Search for "Tripping" @ mininova and you shall find our subbed movie.
by abcd99
Jan 13th, '08, 22:24
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)
Replies: 29
Views: 20282

The Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (February 2008)

Welcome to February 2008's Unofficial Wuxia Series of the Month (WSoTM) Poll. As the name implies, the WSoTM is dedicated to seeding completed Wuxia drama series—with ENGLISH subs. Note that WSotM is not official yet. This poll is intended to be a test run. At the moment, I will be responsible for ...