Yes, the latter
The idea is to gather topics that have been started but nobody has replied to them yet.
That’s exactly what had me going in the first place because nearly all those entries have been answered
If you're bored, or just feeling helpful,
Not so much bored as retired and not so much helpful as curious
However I think that something's been amiss with the code there for a while
That’s the impression I’m getting
edit: actually, I think what it might be is that these are all questions (as opposed to discussions), and the person who asked the question has not selected a "best answer" yet. Once it's selected I think it then is off the "unanswered" list. You can try that here to test.
Wow! Soz you might have nailed it
I can think of ways to make the issue even more complicated but yardwork is calling
But if you really want an example of complicated software you should go here:
You’ll spend half your time there attempting to untie all sorts of strange and unfathomable rules
But speaking of unfathomable, if you have any pull with a2k Admin you might ask them if they could simplify the rules governing when you may or may not use the mouse to scroll an edit window