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by simpleton
Thu May 06, 2010 9:48 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: BBcode ideas
Replies: 10
Views: 14932

Re: BBcode ideas

Okay, here is a little bit more thinking about it. Current custom BBcodes only have two settings, code and HTML replacement. A lot of BBcodes use styles and also scripts, sometimes entire script sections (< script > ... </ script >) that would get duplicated with each usage. I've seen also seem some...
by simpleton
Mon Apr 19, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: BBcode ideas
Replies: 10
Views: 14932

BBcode ideas

Dynamic BBcode modules: The ability to create custom BBcodes in the ACP is great, but still a little limited in power if there need to be any special processing. I'm not sure how the BBcode works in phpBB. In the past I coded my own BBcode parser for a Python notes-like application once that would p...
by simpleton
Mon Apr 19, 2010 12:22 am
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Outside data stored outside forum directory
Replies: 13
Views: 14758

[RFC] Outside data stored outside forum directory

I like to try and keep data separated from forum software files so as to more easily upgrade, backup data, etc. For the database this is no problem. For attachments, this can also be done by changing the attachments directory to one outside of the forum software ('../data/files' for instance or even...
by simpleton
Sun Apr 18, 2010 11:50 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Simplify permission pages in ACP
Replies: 6
Views: 10092

[RFC] Simplify permission pages in ACP

There are too many ways to navigate permissions in the ACP, and they could be greatly consolidated into fewer pages. For global permissions, there are 'User Permissions', 'Group Permissions', 'Administrators', and 'Global Moderators', all could be consolidated under one link. This link 'Global Permi...