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by bantu
Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:09 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: Use utf8mb4 and require MySQL 5.5.3 / MariaDB 5.5
Replies: 8
Views: 7661

Re: Use utf8mb4 and require MySQL 5.5.3 / MariaDB 5.5

This RFC describes a proper solution for the problem at hand and should still be implemented. Possibly for phpBB 3.2 or whenever it is deemed okay to require MySQL 5.5.3 and someone actually implements it.
by bantu
Mon Oct 20, 2014 12:54 am
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: "guest user" What is meant?
Replies: 7
Views: 3503

Re: "guest user" What is meant?

Stephan, I believe the core problem here is that you're not reading the english version correctly. From my own experience, this is likely due to being used to the German language. "guest user" is a compound separated using spaces. A literal translation into German is "Gast-Benutzer" (compound using ...
by bantu
Thu Oct 02, 2014 3:33 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] DKIM header in emails
Replies: 5
Views: 5552

Re: [RFC] DKIM header in emails

but many people have mutualized hosting and can not change anything in the MTA, so it could be interesting to make a plugin Yeah sure, feel free to make this an extension. But please keep in mind that DKIM also requires the ability to add DNS TXT records which is likely not possible either in most ...
by bantu
Thu Aug 14, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Include .editorconfig file in all repos
Replies: 10
Views: 5992

Re: Include .editorconfig file in all repos

Arty wrote:Almost all links to projects that use it are to projects that added .editorconfig to their files, not editors that actually support it.
http://editorconfig.org lists which editors are currently supported.
by bantu
Thu Aug 14, 2014 6:39 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Core vs. Extensions
Replies: 26
Views: 13511

Re: Core vs. Extensions

The development team will package code into extensions as it sees fit. Control over said code is relinquished (or not) as the development team sees fit. i do not think this is reasonable. every piece of code should have (at least one) owner. the idea that you can produce code and then "relinquish" ...
by bantu
Thu Aug 14, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: Core vs. Extensions
Replies: 26
Views: 13511

Re: Core vs. Extensions

the core team should manage its own code, and should not be limited to packaging all its output in one monolithic piece called "core" if it does not happen to belong there. core team should package its code in extensions when it makes sense to do so, and when it does, this doesn't imply that core t...
by bantu
Fri Jun 27, 2014 11:19 am
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Integration question about globals
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

Re: Integration question about globals

omniError wrote:The class also has an enable_super_globals() function. What would be the most correct way to do this without editing any core files?
Calling that method is the intended way to get back super globals.
by bantu
Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: General Development Discussion
Topic: State of Area51
Replies: 147
Views: 82475

Re: State of Area51

Area51 has been updated to what will be the release that happens after 3.1.0 Beta 4.
by bantu
Sun Jun 15, 2014 2:04 am
Forum: [3.1/Ascraeus] Merged RFCs
Topic: Drop support for Firebird
Replies: 12
Views: 12246

Re: Drop support for Firebird

I agree.