Children of Acid: April 21st 1998-2023
Congratulations to the Children of Acid on 25 years of amazing Lords of Acid/Praga Khan music, unforgettable memories, and lifelong friendships! Over the years, this community has grown and evolved in so many ways. Some members have found love and started families, and we've also lost some dear friends along the way, but their memories lives on. As we mark this 25th anniversary, we honor the amazing people who have been a part of this journey. Here's to more years of amazing adventures, unforgettable moments, and lifelong friendships!
Site News
June 5th, 2017 - 250+ revisions and changes. Stable, finally.

May 23rd, 2017 - Legacy server is now offline and forever gone. Chatroom and Cyberbaby are back, but still working on that. More to come

May 10th, 2017 - If you see this, we are on our new fast server. 1 server 1 site. Everything upgraded, everything updated and current. Server also supports HTTP/2 .

April 21st, 2017 - 19 years ago today, this all started. Next year is the 20th MARK YOUR CALENDAR.

Work History
January 14th, 2017 - Starting all over again.

January 15th, 2017 - Setup mysql and php 7 on new cloud partition

January 18th, 2017 - Template structure - black bootstrap wins.

January 22nd, 2017 - Sketching of layout

January 23rd, 2017 - Continued drafting

January 24th, 2017 - Redid molecule, from 640x480 to 6400x4800!

January 25th, 2017 - Redid logo, template draft done.

January 28th, 2017 - Fix random glitches, added extra scripts etc

January 30th, 2017 - Started on drafting account edit section [previously done]

January 31st, 2017 - Template work.

February 1st, 2017 - Footer tweaks.

February 2nd, 2017 - Random things.

February 3rd, 2017 - Started mail layout.

February 4th, 2017 - ub3x passed

February 5th, 2017 - Continued mail and started profile. Checked for option of various background colors.. works.

February 14th, 2017 - Nine died

February 20th, 2017 - Encryption is now finalized. was stuck between using mcrypt and the opensslencode/decode's.. mcrypt won.

February 24th, 2017 - started profiles.

February 26th, 2017 - converted every profile image into a higher resolution version.using multiple queries with Imagemagick.

February 27th, 2017 - redid the conversion. found better way to get better output. doing additional images and profile images. added to sync script. Oh boy they are much clearer

February 28th, 2017 - profile text converter added.. gotta love those regex. Tidy for the win, on cleaning up user profile bios.

March 4th, 2017 - Profile progression. friends, crushes.. added to convert script, to check for bad converted images

March 6th, 2017 - various random

March 7th, 2017 - changed all domain configurations. Server is cleaned

March 14th, 2017 - auto populate search?

March 15th, 2017 - will be adding ub3x's request of having coa member years displayed, even if lifetime member. Continued filling in the empty slots. trying to make all the mods to the damn css.

April 11th, 2017 - mail to chat style, settings started.

April 12th, 2017 - chat style db setup.

April 13th, 2017 - various template work. nav bar tinker

April 14th, 2017 - sessions and login -re-rewrite.. *working* (includes the password upgrade/update code)

April 15th-21st 2017 - Where we are now

April 21st, 2017 - Reimport, reconvert database and images for 100% freshness.

April 22nd, 2017 - Grid work, random changes

April 23rd, 2017 - Current Users , start of mail

April 24th, 2017 - Password recovery via security answer, live. coauserkey added to 'personal' under settings. Personal info imported, interface added, live.

April 25th, 2017 - today went too fast. Photo section added. Can upload new pics (up to 16 [may make 20]). Added a 'Relationship' photo, and a 'CoA' photo. Relationship is to post of you and your partner, and 'CoA' photo is a family type pic , if you have offspring thanks to CoA

April 26th, 2017 - photo tab finished. Various changes and fixes with the database conversion (required renaming images and database structure.

April 27th, 2017 - Crushes added to profile (with ability to quickly add/change). able to add and remove friends (like before).

April 28th, 2017 - grid finalized. many fixes for the better. woot.

April 29th, 2017 - Finished and finalized the settings [except those sections now done]

April 30th, 2017 - Database conversions. reduced them in size. removed obsolete fields

May 1st, 2017 - Various sections. all over the place

May 2nd, 2017 - Signup done, various bug fixes.

May 3rd, 2017 - Plan for today is to finish account editing. Prep for server move.

notes for 26: store picture in sess or grab from db... add new photo sections to profile. split main into 3?. put money in paypal, get linode or digital ocean. write script to check images (look for checkimage(s).php script from legacy. sleep