[thelist] Re: Database-less Forum SW

Kevin Martin evolt at brasscannon.net
Tue Feb 1 22:19:41 CST 2005

Quoth Norman Bunn:
> Normally I stick with phpBB for forums and use mySQL, but I have a 
> prospect that has basic hosting with no database available.  What are my 
> best alternatives for a forum that does not use a database?  Traffic 
> should be minimal.

I've had good results with YaBB, which comes in PHP and Perl flavors.
Flat text files for everything, reasonably customizable/skinnable,
and there are folks actively developing "Add-ons," such as calendars
and photo galleries.  Utterly free.


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