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by ekerazha
Sun Aug 04, 2013 4:18 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Biggest competition threats to PHPBB forums
Replies: 71
Views: 51774

Re: Biggest competition threats to PHPBB forums

About BBs and Q&A sites, Vanilla seems a good hybrid: http://vanillaforums.org/discussions There's also an add-on to make it more Q&A oriented: http://vanillaforums.org/addon/qna-plugin Some people (mostly people who used BBs for a long time) don't like the Vanilla structure, but I have to say it wa...
by ekerazha
Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:52 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?
Replies: 18
Views: 11123

Re: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?

That is inevitable if you want to use a plain CSS grid system. If you want a class-less grid system you have to use things like SASS or LESS. However, you can also use Bootstrap, Foundation etc. components without grids.
by ekerazha
Sat Jan 19, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?
Replies: 18
Views: 11123

Re: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?

Arty wrote:and all markup is done by adding class names to HTML code
This is good, not bad. So it doesn't interfere with tags used by other templates (i.e. if you integrate the forum inside the main website layout).
by ekerazha
Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?
Replies: 18
Views: 11123

Re: Why not using Twitter Bootstrap?

Zurb Foundation ( http://foundation.zurb.com/ ) is a great Bootstrap alternative and it is GPLv2-compatible (MIT license).
by ekerazha
Wed Jun 23, 2004 7:52 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: IPB to phpBB 2.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6417

Re: IPB to phpBB 2.2

chinch wrote:can someone point me to a convertor from IPB to phpBB 2.0x? thanks!
I think you'll lost the attachments, because phpBB 2.0 doesn't support them...
by ekerazha
Mon Jun 21, 2004 10:20 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: IPB to phpBB 2.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6417

Re: IPB to phpBB 2.2

In fact, the reasons to abandon IPB are not closely economical, but "stupid" reasons of principle.
by ekerazha
Thu Jun 17, 2004 4:01 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: IPB to phpBB 2.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6417

Re: IPB to phpBB 2.2

Roberdin wrote:How will you know what the DB strucutre is like if you don't have access to a licenced copy?
I have a licesed copy (unlimited trial license)... IPB is still available for free, but it isn't freeware, it is an "unlimited trial" now.
by ekerazha
Thu Jun 17, 2004 3:02 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: IPB to phpBB 2.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6417

Re: IPB to phpBB 2.2

Graham wrote:Indeed. You just have to find someone who has a licensed copy who wants a convertor and work from there :mrgreen:
Why?
by ekerazha
Wed Jun 16, 2004 10:05 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: IPB to phpBB 2.2
Replies: 15
Views: 6417

IPB to phpBB 2.2

I suggest to the staff to take care personally and in VERY good way (attachments included) about an eventual converter from Invision Power Board to phpBB 2.2. This due to recent changes to the licence of Invision Power Board, that are inducing to the suspension of some localized support forums too (...