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Quiz error

Postby DRain » Tue 10.06.2009 8:16 am

Not sure how many have noticed but in the game for beginners where it shows you the hirigana and you have to type in the romaji for it and it tells you if it is correct or not, it keeps telling me that the hirigana for ら is ri even though I know it is not. It also happened with another hirigana character but I can't remember which one.
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Re: Quiz error

Postby phreadom » Tue 10.06.2009 12:59 pm

DRain wrote:Not sure how many have noticed but in the game for beginners where it shows you the hirigana and you have to type in the romaji for it and it tells you if it is correct or not, it keeps telling me that the hirigana for ら is ri even though I know it is not. It also happened with another hirigana character but I can't remember which one.


I'll check it out. Thanks for the heads up.

Could you give me the link to the exact page you're talking about?
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Re: Quiz error

Postby astaroth » Tue 10.06.2009 1:57 pm

Sorry, DRain, I don't want to sound rude but are you sure your keyboard layout is not messed up? You kept on typing hirigana instead of hiragana ...
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Re: Quiz error

Postby DRain » Tue 10.06.2009 11:52 pm

astaroth wrote:Sorry, DRain, I don't want to sound rude but are you sure your keyboard layout is not messed up? You kept on typing hirigana instead of hiragana ...


I am sorry but it's not my keyboard, I simply spelled it wrong :? My pc is vista and fully up to date.

To phreadom: Here is the link http://thejapanesepage.com/node/hiraganaquiz.htm
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Re: Quiz error

Postby chikara » Wed 10.07.2009 12:26 am

ら ra works for me.

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Maybe phreadom-san has fixed it.
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Re: Quiz error

Postby Sairana » Wed 10.07.2009 12:33 am



It accepted 'ra' when I went through it, too.
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Re: Quiz error

Postby phreadom » Wed 10.07.2009 7:28 pm

I just went through it and it worked fine here as well.

Actually even looking at the code (which was borrowed from a German language quiz, as credited at the bottom of the page...)

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ENGLISH[42] = 'ら ';
GERMAN[42] = 'ra';

ENGLISH[43] = 'り ';
GERMAN[43] = 'ri';


The code itself is correct. And it works for others. If you're having trouble, perhaps it's some bug specific to your system?

Are you using Internet Explorer? Maybe I'll try going through the test with that and see if I have any trouble...

I'm using Firefox here normally.

(I wasn't even aware that hiragana quiz was being used currently. :P Some parts of the old site were moved over to the new site, but are so out of date (long before my time) and broken that they are no longer linked from the rest of the site. (Like the old main kanji section etc))
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Re: Quiz error

Postby chikara » Wed 10.07.2009 8:01 pm

phreadom wrote:Are you using Internet Explorer? Maybe I'll try going through the test with that and see if I have any trouble...

I'm using Firefox here normally.
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The screen grab I posted above was using IE 8.
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