Originally posted by stockenAgree.
When someone accepts a game and then decides to delete it, shouldn't
it be returned to the open invites page (reset to starting position, of
course)? It's tiresome having to recreate games because someone accepted
then realised (s)he didn't want to play you.
Originally posted by IM4Y2NVIt's been requested a few times even in the short time I've been here.
I brought this up long ago. It did not receive much approval back then. I still think it is a valid idea. See Thread 47383
Originally posted by UmbrageOfSnowI think a better solution for that problem would be to have open invites automatically deleted after a certain amount of time (something like three days maybe?) if they are not taken.
I'll be the dissenting voice here.
Accepting and then deleting games is certainly annoying sometimes, but it serves as a way for high or low rated players to remove some of the ridiculous open invites vilgilante style, instead of waiting until the mods have to do it (which still has to happen for people like GinoJ with >2500 requests). Often thes ...[text shortened]... y, he'll get the idea and either make the games unrated or ask for more reasonable challenges.
Originally posted by NordlysI like this idea, I suppose if it could be implemented, it would make the undeletableness of games by self-important jerks acceptable.
I think a better solution for that problem would be to have open invites automatically deleted after a certain amount of time (something like three days maybe?) if they are not taken.
Originally posted by XanthosNZNo, certainly not but the system should be programmed to do it automatically.
Do you want the Open Invites page to be full of month old invites that no one will accept?