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Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Sun Mar 28, 2010 1:52 am
by NanotechScorpio
henmedia wrote:Sorry, but this is something completely different and there are no plans for that.

Stefan
Someone who created some awesome thing should know it's possible and easy. Sorry, my mistake.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 6:32 am
by NanotechScorpio
henmedia wrote:No, there's no log. Anything must have changed :)

Stefan
How is the pogress about post2email for phpBB3.0.x ?

How much would it cost for my future commercial uses? Is it possible to donate the project too?

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 7:33 am
by henmedia
NanotechScorpio wrote:How is the pogress about post2email for phpBB3.0.x ?
What exactly do you mean? Afaik everything is running fine so far.

NanotechScorpio wrote:How much would it cost for my future commercial uses? Is it possible to donate the project too?
There are no extra costs but donations are always welcome, see me signature for details.

Stefan

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2010 4:55 pm
by NanotechScorpio
henmedia wrote:
NanotechScorpio wrote:How is the pogress about post2email for phpBB3.0.x ?
What exactly do you mean? Afaik everything is running fine so far.

Stefan
So the MOD is able to post messages like emails to the phpBB3.0.x site when I'm away from my laptop and I can type it as email on my phone?

You kiddin' .')

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2010 6:48 pm
by amoun
NanotechScorpio wrote:
henmedia wrote:
NanotechScorpio wrote:How is the pogress about post2email for phpBB3.0.x ?
What exactly do you mean? Afaik everything is running fine so far.

Stefan
So the MOD is able to post messages like emails to the phpBB3.0.x site when I'm away from my laptop and I can type it as email on my phone?

You kiddin' .')
? Are you kiddin' scorpio ?

The mod isn't for being able to send messages to the forum but to get notifications by email of changes to the forum.

For what you want have a look at b2evolution. It's an open source blog which you can update by phone etc. maybe you could adapt the code.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2010 9:51 pm
by henmedia
Thanks amoun, I already tried to explain this some posts above, but some people simply do not want to understand or accept certain things. And: No, I'm not kidding, EOD.

Stefan

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 8:24 am
by Shakensoul
This is a great MOD. Thanks to the author. :)

A few basic questions.

I want to send the email notifications to all users.

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 // You can send mails to groups defined in your phpBB3 installation by changing the
  // follwing line:
  //
  // $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "";
  // to
  // $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "your_group_here";
  //
  // Now newpost2mail will send an email to every user which is member of this group.
  //
  // It may be a good idea to create a group called "n2m_recipients" or similar in your
  // phpBB3 installation, so you can manage the recipients by just adding the users who
  // should receive emails to this group.
  //
  // If you want to send to multiple groups, simply repeat this line for each group:
  //
  // $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "your_1st_group_here";
  // $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "your_2nd_group_here";
  // $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "your_3rd_group_here";

  $n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "";
I tried this code

$n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "Registered Users"

but I think it did not recognize the variable due to space. As per the instructions, I created a group "n2m_recipients" and included all members in this group.

This code is working

$n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "n2m_recipients"

But I was wondering if I can include the Registered Users group in the code.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 8:43 am
by henmedia
I looked into the phpBB3 database, where n2m also looks up for groups.

The group called "Registered Users" is actually named "REGISTERED" in the database, so please try it with this name and see if it works.

I also find the following groups defined in the database:

GUESTS
REGISTERED
REGISTERED_COPPA
GLOBAL_MODERATORS
ADMINISTRATORS
BOTS
NEWLY_REGISTERED

Please tell us, if this fits your needs.

Stefan

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 4:59 pm
by Shakensoul
Using REGISTERED does not seem to be working.

Does the mod send email to the board admin by default ? Because when I used

$n2m_MAILTO_GROUP[] = "REGISTERED"

the dummy account did not receive the email but the admin did.

Also once I changed the group back to "n2m_recipients" group and tried a test post, I received 2 email notifications, one for the previous post which was not sent out when I had changed the group to REGISTERED. :?:

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Thu May 13, 2010 10:32 am
by NanotechScorpio
amoun wrote:
NanotechScorpio wrote:
henmedia wrote:
NanotechScorpio wrote:How is the pogress about post2email for phpBB3.0.x ?
What exactly do you mean? Afaik everything is running fine so far.

Stefan
So the MOD is able to post messages like emails to the phpBB3.0.x site when I'm away from my laptop and I can type it as email on my phone?

You kiddin' .')
? Are you kiddin' scorpio ?

The mod isn't for being able to send messages to the forum but to get notifications by email of changes to the forum.

For what you want have a look at b2evolution. It's an open source blog which you can update by phone etc. maybe you could adapt the code.
I'll try to start from the very beginning and install b2evo maybe, cause I'm not good in playin' with code.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Mon May 17, 2010 6:01 pm
by Shakensoul
After implementing the mod, I have noticed that after you click on submit after posting a reply or topic, there is a slight delay of 5-10 secs when nothing seems to be happening, and often users tend to click on the submit button again resulting in double post.

Is there anything we can do ?

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Mon May 17, 2010 7:49 pm
by henmedia
This lag depends on how long your server needs to send the mails and of course the more receipients, the longer it takes.

Stefan

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Tue May 18, 2010 6:00 am
by Shakensoul
henmedia wrote:This lag depends on how long your server needs to send the mails and of course the more receipients, the longer it takes.

Stefan
Thanks. That clears my doubt perfectly.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Thu May 27, 2010 3:57 pm
by chuckD
I cant seem to get this to work. I am not recieving the posts in the emails. I am running a different theme other than ProSilver and I am running phpbb 3.0.4. Could either of these be my problem?

Thanks in advance.

Re: [BETA] newpost2mail: Send new posts as email to admin

Posted: Thu May 27, 2010 4:19 pm
by henmedia
A different Theme doesn't matter and it should run with every v3.x Version so far. Did you double check your changes to posting.php?

Stefan