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by matt1206
Mon Apr 16, 2007 10:55 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: Alphabet Soup Quiz
Replies: 9
Views: 9951

Re: Alphabet Soup Quiz

You correctly answered 80% of the questions.

Your FINAL SCORE is
321 points.
by matt1206
Mon Apr 16, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: the right procedure when RC1 is out (migration from phpBB2)
Replies: 12
Views: 9171

Re: the right procedure when RC1 is out (migration from phpBB2)

My update plan includes the following steps: take the old forum offline. Set up a "we're offline"-page (including some interactive goodies if you must). Shove a .htaccess in place which redirects everybody but myself (i.e. my IP) to the offline page. And then, the fun begins - backup, phpBB3 instal...
by matt1206
Sun Apr 15, 2007 9:56 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 218841

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

one problem might be the permissions on your httpdocs directory itself. you may want to try and run (as root) from the httpdocs chmod a+r . also, i would recommend to use your "root" user as little as possible :lol: It was a permissions problem. I use the root user on the forum, as none of the web ...
by matt1206
Sun Apr 15, 2007 9:54 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 218841

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

Are both phpbb in the same database? If not then the forum migration will not work. No, they were using seperate databases. I figured out the problem. It wasn't working because I un-packed the file directly on the foler, it set the owner and group to a random number. I just chownd the files, and it...
by matt1206
Sun Apr 15, 2007 9:52 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 218841

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

I seem to be having some problems testing the update script on the latest CVS.... phpBB3-CVS_2007-04-14.tar.gz So, I've got the vanilla phpBB3 working fine, so when I try converting the old install, I keep getting the following error: Could not find path to your former forum. Please check your setti...
by matt1206
Thu Apr 12, 2007 7:39 am
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: S T E E P learning curve - where to start?
Replies: 8
Views: 13021

Re: S T E E P learning curve - where to start?

pentapenguin wrote: May I recommend Practical PHP Programming? It's an "open source" PHP online book and is a great place to get started. :)


WOW, thanks for that link, that will give me something to get going on during my 12 hour night shifts at work :)
by matt1206
Wed Oct 04, 2006 3:57 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: What OS do you use?
Replies: 149
Views: 88934

Re: What OS do you use?

Windows XP and Fedora Core 5