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[DEV] Extension List

Post by tas2580 » Tue Oct 06, 2015 4:48 pm

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Extension Name: Extension List
Author: tas2580

Extension Description:
Add a new page that display all installed extensions to the user.

Extension Version: 0.1.2

Extension Download: https://tas2580.net/downloads/phpbb-extension-list/

Github Repository: https://github.com/tas2580/extlist

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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by david63 » Tue Oct 06, 2015 5:44 pm

Is there not a potential security issue with showing everyone which extensions are installed?

Also are users really interested?
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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by tas2580 » Tue Oct 06, 2015 6:11 pm

david63 wrote:Is there not a potential security issue with showing everyone which extensions are installed?
Not if all installed extensions are secure.
david63 wrote:Also are users really interested?
No I don't think that anyone is interested in that. But someone requested this extension and I had some time so I builded it.

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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by Mauron » Tue Oct 06, 2015 6:41 pm

It may be a futile feature request but what about a permission to see the list?

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Post by Lumpy Burgertushie » Tue Oct 06, 2015 7:07 pm

what about the admin take a screen shot of the extension list in the admin panel and post it on the board if they want everyone to be able to see the list. ( I have no idea why anyone would care other than maybe if they have a board and want to use them on their board etc. )

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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by Miri4ever » Tue Oct 06, 2015 8:46 pm

The Update Check of this exentsion points me to a wrong exentsion and wrong version number. Pointing me always to failed logins extensions.

Code: Select all

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1.1.0-RC2
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Post by tas2580 » Tue Oct 06, 2015 10:26 pm

Mauron wrote:It may be a futile feature request but what about a permission to see the list?
Good idea, I will add a permission in the next version.
Lumpy Burgertushie wrote:what about the admin take a screen shot of the extension list in the admin panel and post it on the board if they want everyone to be able to see the list. ( I have no idea why anyone would care other than maybe if they have a board and want to use them on their board etc. )

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I had a simple post with a list of all extensions/modifications in my forum. I think that would be enough.
Miri4ever wrote:The Update Check of this exentsion points me to a wrong exentsion and wrong version number. Pointing me always to failed logins extensions.
Yes I have to rework my version check system.


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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by Jessica » Wed Oct 07, 2015 8:19 pm

Perhaps make it more like the MOD database mod -- have an option to checkmark those as "admin only", meaning only admins/founder can see the extension
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Post by Lumpy Burgertushie » Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:12 pm

admins and founders can already see the extension list that is default in phpbb.

I believe this makes a list that normal users can see.

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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by 3Di » Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:48 pm

Good job I can say. :) Thanks.

just an hint:
maybe is better to hide to the crowd those not validated extensions, just on a per user/group basis.
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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by tas2580 » Wed Oct 07, 2015 11:59 pm

Update 0.1.2

Added permission to view the extension list.

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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by Miri4ever » Thu Oct 08, 2015 3:37 pm

The update check still shows newest version is:

Neueste Version 1.1.0-RC2

because it still navigate to the phpBB 3.1.x Failed logins extension instead of extensions list 0.1.2
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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by 3Di » Thu Oct 08, 2015 4:22 pm

Miri4ever wrote:The update check still shows newest version is:

Neueste Version 1.1.0-RC2

because it still navigate to the phpBB 3.1.x Failed logins extension instead of extensions list 0.1.2
The version check has been not yet fixed as I can see into the last commit.
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Re: [DEV] Extension List

Post by Mauron » Thu Oct 08, 2015 6:18 pm

Jessica wrote:Perhaps make it more like the MOD database mod -- have an option to checkmark those as "admin only", meaning only admins/founder can see the extension
Lumpy Burgertushie wrote:admins and founders can already see the extension list that is default in phpbb.

I believe this makes a list that normal users can see.

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I guess Jessica meant to mark some installed extensions as private i. e. to check whether an extension can be listed in this public list or not.

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