Thanks to Ticket #7 from isharra, bbPress now has mysqli support. I can’t really tell too big a difference in the speed between mysqli and mysql, but every bit helps. If you run MySQL 4.1 and have mysqli support compiled into PHP then the improved functions are automatically used. If not, don’t worry about it.
Neil Patel has written some more detailed installation instructions for those of you having trouble getting started. It’s a little bit of a pain now, but hey, it’s alpha. We haven’t even gotten to the perpetual beta stage yet. I happy to say that with a little more coding this can be taken down to […]
Now that the official announcement is up there has been a significant amount of traffic here, so now might be a good time to address a few common questions. Can I integrate users/login with WordPress? I see no reason why bbPress and WordPress can’t use identical user table structures, which would make integrating between the […]
Sorry about that, I was so tired last night I forgot to set up the nightly directory after linking to it. That’s fixed now, so download away.
Well I spruced up the site a bit, fleshed out the sections a little bit and integrated Trac into the design and layout a little more. Start filing those tickets! Two WordPress superstars, Craig and Podz, actually got to the mailing list before I did and now some nice conversations have started.
The developers mailing list is now working and accepting subscriptions.
Well the first commit was on the 26th, and now it’s running the WordPress forums, so I’d say things are going pretty well so far. Welcome to the new bbPress blog that’s going to cover aspect of the development and news of bbPress. I’m pretty happy with the speed of things right now, I just […]