Disable some or all Extensions in ACP

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Disable some or all Extensions in ACP

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Hello

what you think about Disable some or all Extensions from ACP?
now we can one by one...

some time we have many Extensions and we have to disable all of them or some of them.

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It will be a nightmare to implement.
That's why I would just say 1by1 is fine
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Besides, extensions can have pretty serious functionality. I think it would be good to stop-and-think before disabling/enabling each one.

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this will be useful for:
1- when we decide to update phpBB core.
2- and use for test forum and dev forums.

if it is hard to do that, is it possible add a code to config.php to disable all of them like vbulletin code in config file?:
this code ( use in vb) :

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define('DISABLE_HOOKS', true);

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Re: Disable some or all Extensions in ACP

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this kind of option should be possible
@nickvergessen thought?

EDIT: after thought, it is possible but the uses are very limited... so i'm not sure that it should be done (and also it will complicate the code of common.php again...).
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Extensions should be handled one at a time... You should put some thought into what you are doing and not have a nuke-it button!
Meis2M wrote:this will be useful for:
1- when we decide to update phpBB core.
Not really, Extensions do not touch the core. If things go haywire after an update, you're going to have to go through them one by one anyways, in order to find out which ones may not be compatible with the update and causing problems anyways.
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If we add a disable option, we can do that in 3.2 with the enviroments.
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up this topic to suggest add in the core.

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