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Bans do not auto-lift - sharrisontfs - 2016-12-05

MyBB Version: MyBB 1.8.7
PHP Version: 5.5.9-1ubuntu4.19
SQL Engine: MySQLi 5.6.19
Browser: Chrome 54.0.2840.98

Steps to reproduce
  1. Go to /modcp.php?action=banning and click 'Ban a User'

  2. Find a user, enter a reason and set a date/time for 'Lift Ban After'

  3. Submit the form and wait the specified amount of time.

  4. Observe the user ban not auto-lifting

RE: Bans do not auto-lift - Zaqre - 2016-12-05

I suggest upgrading to 1.8.8

RE: Bans do not auto-lift - Lunorian - 2016-12-05

How long are you giving the ban to lift? The task system which does "Half-hourly User Cleanup" task might of not had a chance to run yet.

RE: Bans do not auto-lift - sharrisontfs - 2016-12-07

Thanks, this was the issue in the end. I was giving it 5-10 minutes to clear out the bans. I just ran the task manually and it lifted the ban as expected.