XMB vs. Phorum

General XMB Phorum
Version
1.9.11
5.2.9a
Release Date
Febuary 28, 2009
2008-10-12 (13 years ago)
Last Update here
2012-03-02 (9 years ago)
2008-10-16 (13 years ago)
Author
The XMB Group
Phorum Dev Team
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
License
General Public License
The Phorum License (BSD)
License cost
0.00
0
Main View
Thread-Type
Flat
Threaded or Flat
Setup XMB Phorum
Installation method
wizard
wizard
Upgrade method
wizard
wizard
Hosting available
No
No
Technology XMB Phorum
Programming Language
php
PHP
UTF-8 Support
Yes
Yes
Data Storage
1
MySQL Database
2
MySQL Database, PostgreSQL Database
Other Storage
Source Code Repo
Issue Tracker
Posts XMB Phorum
BBCode
Yes
Optional
HTML
Optional
Optional
Emoticons
Yes
Optional
Formatting Toolbar
Yes
Optional
WYSIWYG Editor
No
Plugin
Quoting
Nested
Nested
Syntax Highlighting
No
Plugin
Attachments
Multiple files
Multiple files
Tags
Unknown
Unknown
Mark as solved
Forums XMB Phorum
Categories
Yes
Yes
Subforums
one level
multiple levels
Last Post
Yes
Yes
Redirect Forums
No
No
Trashcan Forum
No
No
Anti-Spam and Security XMB Phorum
CAPTCHA
Yes
Optional
Groups
Multiple groups
Multiple groups
Flood Control
Yes
Yes
ACLs
Yes
Yes
Blacklist
Yes
Yes
Warnings
Plugin
Plugin
Suspension
Plugin
Plugin
Bans
Yes
Yes
IP-Block
Yes
Yes
Audit Logging
Yes
Optional
User Reports
Yes
Yes
Other
Aksimet Plugin
Notification XMB Phorum
RSS/ATOM
Plugin
Yes
E-Mail
Yes
Yes
Instant Messaging
0
Bookmarks
Yes
Yes
Community XMB Phorum
Avatars
Yes
Plugin
User Ranks
Yes
Plugin
Rating/Karma System
Plugin
Plugin
Signatures
Yes
Yes
Users Online List
Yes
Plugin
Private Messaging
Yes
Yes
Custom profile fields
Plugin
Yes
Moderation XMB Phorum
Moderators
global and forums
global and forums
Move Threads
Yes
Yes
Split Threads
Yes
Yes
Close Threads
Yes
Yes
Shadow Topics
Yes
Yes
Sticky Threads
Yes
Yes
Important Threads
Yes
Yes
Search XMB Phorum
Full-text search
Yes
Yes
Author search
Yes
Yes
Advanced search
No
Yes
Unread Topics
Session tracked
Database tracked
Customization XMB Phorum
Languages
0
0
Mobile View
Unknown
Unknown
Templates
global and forum specific
global and forum specific
Custom BBCodes
Plugin
Plugin
Skin-Editor
Yes
No
Smiley Packs
Optional
Plugin
Plugins
Yes
Yes
Special Features XMB Phorum
Statistics
Yes
Plugin
Polls
Yes
Plugin
Calendar
Plugin
No
Friendly URLs
Yes
Plugin
Data Management XMB Phorum
Available Importers
Pruning
Yes
Yes
Archiving
No
No
Export Formats
Export private messages
No
No
Lo-Fi View
Yes
Optional
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