So the ban function works even for the ip of localhost? It seems it works TOO well
Why should phpBB have to be smarter than its administrator? Is it really to the point that the computer (or software developer) has to do all our thinking for us? Talk about
Anyway, back to MikeRee's problem. Deleting/replacing phpBB files isn't enough, if you want to start from scratch. You have to delete the SQL database that phpBB connects to as well. So to truly start from scratch, delete the phpBB installation and
the database associated with phpBB.