The ModShield / AutoMod comparison table can be viewed at this post http://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopi ... 5#p8211045
Modification Description: ModShield Automated ModX installer, uninstaller and simulator.
Modification Version: 4.0.4
Download latest version: http://www.pentagate.com/downloads/file ... _4_0_4.zip
No point in arguing about who owns a name. AutoModx is now ModShield
Yes I know… Pentagate + phpBB3 was dead but…
After some SERIOUS prodding, the powers that be have allowed us to use some hot JPenta and Injector components and put this baby on roids. Pump baby pump!
Regards, Sarah Jenson
- 1 minute installation
- Based on phpBB's installer
- All code resides in a single directory
- Uses phpBB3 ACP security
- Sequential Uninstaller.
- Migrate to all supported DBMS's - MS SQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Firebird and Sqlite.
- Full parsing support for Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSql, Interbase (Firebird), mySql and Sqlite.
- Optionally generate structure and data schemas for all supported DBMS's during simulation.
- Emergency recovery utility - If board fails after a Mod or the database is corrupted, the board can be recovered using the ER.
- Advanced deep search - So long as printable characters of a ModX "find" are in the correct sequence, ModShield will locate it, even if white-spaces and newlines are malformed.
- Automatic self updater. A single click to upgrade to the latest version of ModShield.
- Viewer to view ModX xml files.
- Windows style folder and file open dialogs for browsing the server.
- Simulate ModX installation edits, file copies and database statements and review the results.
- ModShield Enterprise Backup and Migration Toolkit. Fast, secure and stable. Overcomes the limitation of phpBB3's backup utility which cannot backup MS Sql, Oracle and Firebird databases. Also makes the backup files secure and provides improved handling of blobs.
- Upload and unzip utility screen.
- Apply patch/upgrade ModX versions (From version 0.1.2)
- Corrects paths according to the phpBB3 installation path
- Sequential uninstaller.
- Improved parser to detect tab anomolies and correctly handle inline edits.
- Windows style file and folder open dialogs for browsing the server.
- File copies/uploads and database mods can now also be simulated.
- Utilities screen - Upload and unzip.
- Full FTP support.
- Automated self updater.
- Separate and distinct installation of additional templates and languages.
- Developer center for ModX developers
The Developer Center and Language Translator is now a separate application that includes all ModShield features. See http://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopi ... &t=1320805.