Does not distinguish between people with same first name and same last initial

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29 Aug, 2013 10:25 PM

When two people with the same first name and a last name that starts with the same letter are in the same room, the name indicator does not distinguish between the two. Someone else viewing the conversation would have no idea who is who. Also, when a person posts twice, the second and following posts do not have a name show up since it's still the same person commenting until a new person comments. In this scenario, the two people can go back and forth and it thinks it's the same person.

(In the attached screenshot, message 2 and 4 are me. Message 1 and 3 are from another person)

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by trevor on 30 Aug, 2013 01:59 AM

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    Hi Stephen,

    It's an issue with Campfire itself. I'll bring it to the attention of 37signals and see if there's any sort of workaround I can put in place.


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