this would be great, I have always loved the friends/foes facility, it came in with phpBB3 and I was thrilled with itnickvergessen wrote:The were comments on Area51 that extensions want to use the friendsfeature more.
Just for the record, the gallery uses it to handle permission for own images. (you can restrict access to friends only)EXreaction wrote:I agree that it should be left as is. Some mods, including the User Blog Mod I wrote long ago, added a bunch of special functionality based on friends/foes.
Definitely would be an improvement.Volksdevil wrote:... maybe the Foe shouldn't even be able to view the members profile?
Kamahl19 wrote:i think we should expand friends feature, similarly like i did on phpbb social network and like it is done on FB. it means to add approve/ignore mechanism, which adds both users as friends or noone.
I use this for years already - seems like callum didn't spot it at all.imkingdavid wrote:Friends gives you an easy way to find certain peoples' profiles in your UCP. It also is used in the PM Compose screen, providing you with the ability to easy add a friend as a recipient.