The formal answer (when posted here at phpBB.com) is that after tomorrow (31st December 2008) we will only be supporting phpBB3 versions.
So with that, I can only advise that if you wish to use phpBB forum software that you convert to the latest version of that product. (available from our downloads page).
phpBB: The All Important Rules - Bertie Bear 3.0 - No support via PM system - use the forums please.
phpBB v2: Retirement (1/1/2009) : phpBB v3: Read Me Topic - Custom BBCodes - Support Template
Matthew 7:7"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and a door will be opened to you."
My Links: MS MVP (Consumer Security) - Malware Removal:University - Own Forum: Custom BBCode testing