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by Cap'n Refsmmat
Thu Jan 10, 2008 11:57 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: SQL optimisation
Replies: 70
Views: 48182

Re: SQL optimisation

Because it would require to share data between PHP processes, which is an expansive task for PHP at a large level. Besides, most databases will cache very accessed data, like the session table. In PostgreSQL, if you have enough space in shared memory, the whole table will probably be cached. This i...
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sun Oct 07, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Styling
Topic: Reversing Post/ Avatar
Replies: 3
Views: 4328

Re: Reversing Post/ Avatar

It won't be in viewtopic.html - you have to go to the style editor and tweak the CSS. I haven't done it myself, so I don't know where to tweak. Just look through the CSS and see what makes sense.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sun Sep 23, 2007 10:38 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: Welcome to (long awaited) Hook System!
Replies: 27
Views: 32810

Re: Welcome to (long awaited) Hook System!

There are only four hook locations. It's not as fancy as you think.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Aug 25, 2007 5:28 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Filesystem or database?
Replies: 5
Views: 6039

Re: Filesystem or database?

A decent operating system should cache frequently accessed files in memory.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Aug 11, 2007 1:48 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Check for newer versions of stored pages - oddness
Replies: 5
Views: 5029

Re: Check for newer versions of stored pages - oddness

phpBB's caching system does not cache the whole page, so it should have nothing to do with IE's caching system. And phpBB doesn't handle images, the webserver does.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Mon May 21, 2007 11:17 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: question about authentication DB
Replies: 4
Views: 6356

Re: question about authentication DB

LDAP has nothing to do with MySQL.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sun May 06, 2007 4:57 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] New features discussion
Topic: if no wysiwyg then not a big change
Replies: 8
Views: 9891

Re: if no wysiwyg then not a big change

I have never seen a WYSIWYG post editor that I can tolerate using. I wouldn't mind letting it handle things like bold and italics, but list editors and more complex stuff never seem to work as I intend in WYSIWYG editors.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Tue May 01, 2007 1:39 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Having this on another test forum (not live)
Replies: 14
Views: 10313

Re: Having this on another test forum (not live)

There's a maximum size limit on the size BBCode.
by Cap'n Refsmmat
Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:34 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: cookies
Replies: 9
Views: 5659

Re: cookies

Presumably so they can customize it as they please.

The PHP session system stores sessions in files on the local server, meaning it won't work across multiple-server setups for large forums.