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Basic discussion platform that is lightweight and extendible [closed]

I'm searching for a discussion platform with roughly these guidelines: Designed from the bottom up with in-depth, prose like discussion in mind instead of snippet-like commenting like on ...
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Nginx rewrite with Simple Machines Forum

I am running Nginx 1.5.6 and I use the Simple Machines Forum software. Most rewrite rules seem to work properly, with the exception of the RSS feeds. In my Nginx configuration, I have the following ...
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Varnish Cache and IPB (Invision Power Board) - admin accounts do not stay logged in

I have a cPanel Server running Varnish Cache - I use the plugin from unixy.net. I have a website on there that uses IPB and when Varnish is installed admin users will not stay logged in. The first ...
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Is there a forum software similar to Vanilla or bbPress?

I'm looking for some forum software that is similar to Vanilla and bbPress in that there is a 'global topic list' with tags/subforums narrowing down the focus, as opposed to topics being split between ...
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Forum for my blog: Should I make it as subdomain or as subfolder?? forum.example.com or example.com/forum [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: different hosting account, same URL? Hello guys, I have a blog and I want to add a forum as my community is big enough... My blog is in Wordpress and I will buy a ...
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Administering forums on servers, seeing weird attacks

I'm not sure ServerFault is the correct place for such a question: please redirect if another StackExchange site is more appropriate but I think this is the "most correct" one. On one of the server ...
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Centos Server/MySQL server problem

I currently run a website we get about 15,000-20,000 hits a day. We currently run a very active forum, that is hosted using Vbulletin software. We have 4.5 Million Posts, 80,000 Threads, with about ...
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Recommendation for robust, customizable, open source, Java servlet-based forum software?

There is a lot of forum software out there, but it seems to me that a lot of the popular choices are PHP-based. And for my project, I'd like something based on Java servlets so my team can make ...
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Save the emails and attachments in a distribution list, for future reference

We are a new company, fasting at a fast rate. We are exchanging lot of information and Q&A through several attachments to an email distribution list [Exchange 2010]. What is the best way to make ...
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Searching for a php based webforum that has openId support

I am looking for an php based webforum, that I can install on my webspace. I have only one requirement, I don't want to store user account data in my forum, it would be great if the users, that want ...
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Hackish forum software? [closed]

What will be the most 'hackish' free forum software? I mean, something that looks like old, have many letters, with minimal graphics. These days there are many fancy looking forums such as phpbb ...
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Which Forum platform?

I work for a medium sized software team. We sell a software product that lets an organisation integrate into their business systems (DBMS, SAP, etc) and display the data in tables and maps. We have ...
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Any forum software with tightly integrated listserv capabilities? [closed]

Any recommendations for some forum software that fully supports listserv-style email discussion list functionality? Specifically, a forum that users can access online in the typical fashion or choose ...
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Redirecting with mask from one host to the other

I have a domain abc123.com and a second domain def456.com. I've setup def456.com/forum. However I want users to goto and only see forum.abc123.com. The forum is SMF. Could anyone point me in the ...
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phpBB versus vBulletin

I'm only familiar with phpBB and wonder what the actual benefits of the vBulletin software are. I think phpBB has come a long way and has a ton of features nowadays. I think it has also improved in ...
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Best easy to use forum system

I need to install a forum system for my company. There are so many different ones out there, I just need the simplest from the user perspective and one where you allow users to upload files. Help ...
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Business web hosting (non-free)

I've seen a lot of information here about free web hosting, but not a lot about what non-free commercial services are worth investigating. Any recommendations would be appreciated. I'd be ...
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Other sys admin hangouts [closed]

ServerFault is a great resource! Glad to have found it. What other online resources / forums / newsgroups do you frequent that are similar to serverfault? I'm looking for high-traffic sites, the ...
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Simple Forum Software [closed]

I've looked at quite a few different forum packages and they all look very similar and seem to compete by trying to add as many features as possible. These will not work for my user base (it's for a ...
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How to deal with forum spammers on Invision Power Board (IPB)?

I am administering a public web forum based on Invision Power Board v2.3.6. Registrations are already filtered thanks to ReCaptcha, but I still have loads of people that seems to register manually to ...
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Using spamassassin as an external filter for a web forum

Has anyone tried anything like this? My plan is to do something like this: When a forum post is submitted, instead of immediately saving it to the database, send an e-mail to a reserved account. ...
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Is there a simple phpBB alternative?

I need to run a simple forum. I have limited control of the box, so I need something with the same runtime requirements as phpBB. However, we are talking about a local forum here for maybe 300 or so ...
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Sharepoint forum

My company is looking for a good forum to use with Sharepoint? Are there any good free forums? Sharepoint version is MOSS 2007. Discussion lists are not acceptable. Thanks Dwight
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Which forums systems are known for being good at avoiding spam?

We've been using phpBB3 as the forums for our business, and we've been plagued with spam bots left and right. In the end, I had to scrap the forums entirely because of all the junk. Our business needs ...