Modules: CBB 3.04 Release

Posted by: phpppon 2006/6/3 16:15:31 16956 reads CBB - XOOPS Community bulletin Board, for XOOPS 2.0*, 2.2* and 2.3* The CBB Team is pleased to announce the release of CBB 3.04. The release has been mainly focused on code refactoring and performance improvement. >> Temporary download link until the original link is working properly again << Download CBB 3.04

User guide:
1 Check the file xoops-module-cbb-304/readme.html for details
2 Make sure to always use the latest Frameworks by checking the emtpy file xoops-module-cbb-304/art/version *.** (applicable to all modules using the Frameworks/art/)
3 The package is supposed able to upgrade any previous version of newbb and CBB. If you have any issue with upgrade, please report it
4 Set extra preferences in file /modules/newbb/include/plugin.dist.php and rename to plugin.php
5 Check CBB FAQ: (You are always welcome to contribute your tips)

Roadmap (in order of priority):
1 Templates cleanup and upgrading to the Xoops new template engine added in Xoops 2.014
2 Multi-level of forums. We have implemented the feature on a production site, which is based on the current CBB/newbb database structure. A new architecture is to be utilized based on a tree handling codebase by Skalpa.
3 Precise permission control: group permission to attachments/downloads, topic types, HTML filtering
4 Migration to Xoops 2.3 base
5 Karma or vote/veto system implemention
6 Replacing Xoops Comment system (Demo available on a production site)
(The priority is to be adjusted according to


Changelog 3.04 Final
June 3rd, 2006
1 MySQL syntax for data synchronization for different versions
2 xhtml fixes
3 bugfix for group permission check form (reported by Aries)

Changelog 3.04 RC4
May 27th, 2006
1 Bugfix for topic title transfered from post subject
2 Added topic check before storing post (reported by marco)
3 Removed unnecessary forum option 'allow_attachments'
4 Other minor fixes

Changelog 3.04 RC3
May 20th, 2006
1 Fixed bugs in print.php (reported by ideiafacil)
2 Code correction for performance and cleaning up
3 Partial improvement on permission precision
4 Improvement on category/forum structured display for permission admin and block edit pages
5 Improvement on compliant xhtml

Changelog 3.04 RC2
May 9th, 2006
1 Fixed bugs reported on
2 Created object handler for post_text
3 Changed fields in TABLE bb_forums
4 Changed testing post message in language file

Changelog 3.04 RC
May 8th, 2006
1 category, forum, topic, post, report, rate refactoring
2 Added reading records options: cookie, database (inspired by Ajout Gizmhail)
3 Added data synchronization
4 Added missing "previous/next topic"
5 Modified database structure for query optimization
6 Fixed bug in templates for file inclusion: for both update from file and from db modes