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by ForumJoe
Fri Nov 04, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: "mode=view" for images - how is it working?
Replies: 3
Views: 621

Re: "mode=view" for images - how is it working?

That explains it, thanks The web page points to an image link containing a suffix: - if the suffix is "mode=view", then the server will provide the full image - if the suffix is "&t=1", then the server will provide a thumb (400 pixels in width or so) And then the offline backups can't handle those l...
by ForumJoe
Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: "mode=view" for images - how is it working?
Replies: 3
Views: 621

"mode=view" for images - how is it working?

Hello again, I noticed that some image links use this suffix: "&mode=view" and the image is shown as a thumb. My question is: where is the script that takes care of that? I've made an offline copy of a forum, and the script doesn't work. I had to remove the "&mode=view" suffix from the image URL in ...
by ForumJoe
Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Convertors
Topic: How to have an 'offline' copy of phpbb3
Replies: 11
Views: 2764

Re: How to have an 'offline' copy of phpbb3

just keep in mind that what you wind up with is not an active forum. it would strictly be an archive to read. nobody would be able to post or sign up or anything but read it. robert Of course. That's the whole point - to make a readable copy. For the regular users, it's highly impractical to instal...
by ForumJoe
Tue Nov 01, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: [3.0.x] Convertors
Topic: How to have an 'offline' copy of phpbb3
Replies: 11
Views: 2764

Re: How to have an 'offline' copy of phpbb3

Please forgive me to reply to this thread so late. I've made some scripts to download an entire forum for viewing it offline (or online), as a collection of static html pages. If anyone is interested, then let me know. Also I would need a forum to better test it - but a moderate sized forum, not a g...
by ForumJoe
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Changing the URL formatting to viewforum.php/viewtopic.php
Replies: 2
Views: 803

Changing the URL formatting to viewforum.php/viewtopic.php

Hello everyone, I have a question about URL formatting: Some forums show links that look like links to static html files. For example this one: http://romaniaraw.freeforums.org/principii-f33.html however, it also works like this: http://romaniaraw.freeforums.org/viewforum.php?f=33 How can I tell to ...

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