Category: phpBB Mod & Tips

Errors when upgrade phpBB 3.0.12 to phpBB3.1

I am going to upgrade my forums which are powered by phpBB.  The package I downloaded is automatic upgrade package. phpBB-3.0.12–3.1.0.zip One is small forum, with most of the default settings. When I upgrade it as old way, the error came as below: Fatal error: Composer dependencies have not [...]
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How to Install a Mobile Style on phpBB 3

It is based on phpBB 3.0.11. I checked the Google Analytics report. There are about 20% users using cellphone or iPad. To accommodate these users, I installed a mobile style on it and added the Mobile device detection facilitate. There are 4 steps to install it. Very easy. Step [...]
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When phpBB 3.1 release

Right now, latest version of phpBB is 3.0.7 PL1. The features of the next version 3.1 freeze on July 20, 2010. So what is the exact date to release it. The following are features or changes on phpBB 3.1 Merged: * Coding Guideline Modifications RFC Ticket * Autoloading & [...]
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How to upgrade phpBB 3.0.4 to phpBB3.0.5

To upgrade phpBB properly without problem, I make a detailed upgrading plan. I would like to share it with you. 1. Disable forum board. It is important to make the board clean. And keep resource usage low. 2. Backup The most important part is backup. 2.1. Database backup 2.1.1. [...]
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Enable Memcache on phpBB 3

First of all, I need Memcache to be installed in the server. I don’t want say too much about installation of Memcache. The topic is MAKE MEMCACHE WORK ON PHPBB3. First get acm_memcache.php from code center of phpbb. Put this file under /root/includes/acm/ There is acm_file.php already. Then modify [...]
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