Originally posted by adjeI think that a lot of the seemingly automatic things on this site, are only semi automatic, and need an admin to kick them off.
I thought that in tournament games a win was automatically claimed two days after the time-out period has elapsed (including the timebank)?
However, I am currently playing a tournament game where I have the skull now for 3 days. My opponent has moved last on Oct 30 13:41, and we have a 7 day time-out period and no time-bank.
So he should have been automa ...[text shortened]... Oct 30 13:41" > 10 days, so the question remains. Why wasn't he timed-out.
Originally posted by craigyThat indeed does make sense. That probably answers it.
It makes sense to me that the admins would not want an automatic timeout.
Suppose some or other problem leads to site unavailability; RHP could end up with a number of disgruntled customers whose games were automatically timed out while the site was unavailable.
It is much safer to have this a manual process. Also, the admis probably wouldn't even bo ...[text shortened]... at if not for the problem: that games 'not timed out' draw out the tournaments unnecessarily.