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Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2007 10:52 pm
by the.helper
thanks for your quick reply
Couldn't select from start date Table
1146: Table 'islamic_bb2.vb_user' doesn't exist

SELECT MIN(joindate) AS board_startdate FROM vb_user

Unable to insert anonymous user into user table
1064: You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near ' 0, 0, '0', NULL, '', '', 0, 0, 0, NULL, 0, 0, 0, 1, 1, 1, 0, 1, 0, 1, 0, NULL, ' at line 1
this message appears to me when I try to convert members :roll:

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2007 12:08 am
by D¡cky
I see some inconsistencies. In your previous message you said that your database name is islamic_vb. In this message you have islamic_bb2.
In your previous message you said your table prefix is _vb. In this message you have vb_

Make sure you have entered the correct configuration settings.

Also the vBulletin database tables have to be in the phpBB database.

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2007 12:56 am
by the.helper
'islamic_bb2.vb_user'

sorry .. this is one of my tests to the perfix :D

and the true perfix is vb_ and the first table in the vb data base is vb_ acsess

Make sure you have entered the correct configuration settings

I made sure .. and Tables not found. Check the table prefix in conf.php

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Sun Sep 09, 2007 11:13 am
by DES-29
when I finish i see some thread and other say to me this message "No posts exist for this topic"

what can i do .... please help me

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 2:37 am
by D¡cky
DES-29 wrote:when I finish i see some thread and other say to me this message "No posts exist for this topic"

what can i do .... please help me
The two main reasons for posts not displaying, is that they either didn't convert or the members didn't convert.

Using phpMyAdmin, check the phpbb_posts and the phpbb_posts_text tables that they have the same number of rows andt he same number of rows as the vb_post table. Then check that the posterid's for the posts exist in teh phpbb_users table.

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 9:11 pm
by kosovaa
all go wrong // i can convert only 350 - 400 of 6500 members , +- 1000 posts of + 100.000 and 300 threads of 9200 ...

the script don't work for 3.6.x or what's the problem ??

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2007 4:08 am
by D¡cky
The convertor does work for vb 3.6.x. It sounds like you may be having server timeout issues. You should try doing the conversion locally, using EasyPHP, WAMP or XAMPP.

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 1:05 am
by marcelovarela
phpBB : Critical Error

Could not get theme data for themes_id []



What do I need to do ?

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 2:39 am
by marcelovarela
marcelovarela wrote:phpBB : Critical Error

Could not get theme data for themes_id []



What do I need to do ?

ok... it's works :D

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Mon Oct 22, 2007 2:40 am
by D¡cky
marcelovarela wrote:phpBB : Critical Error

Could not get theme data for themes_id []

What do I need to do ?
Use this Knowledge Base article, Could not open theme/get template config

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2007 3:51 pm
by msibm
Can it work for converting from vBulletin 3.6.8 PL2 to phpBB 2.0.22?
Which part of the old forum of vB can't be converted, i.e. what will I lost?
Thanks!

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2007 12:11 am
by XxGimmeMorexX
I dont know how to do this at all! Can someone give me baby steps as to how to do it?

I am using Cpanel and CoreFTP Uploader.

Thanks in Advance!

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2007 5:29 am
by D¡cky
msibm wrote:Can it work for converting from vBulletin 3.6.8 PL2 to phpBB 2.0.22?
Which part of the old forum of vB can't be converted, i.e. what will I lost?
Thanks!
I don't know for sure if it works with 3.6.8 PL2. AFAIK it works with previous version of 3.6.x

Attachments will be lost and possibly PM's

XxGimmeMorexX wrote:I dont know how to do this at all! Can someone give me baby steps as to how to do it?

I am using Cpanel and CoreFTP Uploader.

Thanks in Advance!
The instructios that come with the convertor explain what you need to do.

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Tue Jan 01, 2008 5:29 pm
by msibm
D¡cky wrote:The vBulletin 3.0.x convertor will transfer the following:
  • Forums and subforums. Subforums are placed into a new category.
  • Topics
  • Posts
  • Users
  • Groups
  • Ranks
  • Private messages
  • Topics watch
  • Polls
  • Banned list
  • Censored words
This convertor should work for all 3.0.x versions.
Download
Can the attachments be converted? I'm using vBulletin 3.6.8 PL2, and will use phpBB 2.0.22+Attachment Mod 2.4.5.
Thanks! Happy new year!

Re: [SUPPORT] vBulletin 3.0.x to phpBB

Posted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 12:43 am
by D¡cky
msibm wrote:Can the attachments be converted? I'm using vBulletin 3.6.8 PL2, and will use phpBB 2.0.22+Attachment Mod 2.4.5.
Thanks! Happy new year!
Anything is possible with enough desire, time and money. I had started on it, but never finished it.