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Old School BBS

Post by Dazbobaby » Tue Mar 29, 2016 5:53 pm

Does anyone know of a theme that can style PHPBB like an old school BBS like this?
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I'm thinking of using one on April fools day with a http throttle and dropping it down to 14400kb, just for a laugh :)
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Post by 3Di » Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:34 pm

Great times those (USR HTRobotics 19.200/38.400 bps) and Amiga.
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Post by Dazbobaby » Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:59 pm

That they were :)
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Post by 3Di » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:06 pm

Dazbobaby wrote:That they were :)
:) BPS (Bauds Per Second). :D
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Post by Arty » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:08 pm

That's a brilliant idea.

Should have posted earlier though, there is no time left to make that happen :(
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Post by 3Di » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:17 pm

There are about 367 days left to the next. Arty can do it. :)
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Post by Dazbobaby » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:42 pm

Arty wrote:That's a brilliant idea.

Should have posted earlier though, there is no time left to make that happen :(
I should have mentioned it earlier, I was googling a few months ago for a http throttle.

BTW I love the elegance theme :)
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Post by Arty » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:47 pm

Throttle isn't needed. You should use JavaScript to output stuff on delay
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Re: Old School BBS

Post by ctlw83 » Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:41 pm

Sorry to bump an old thread but, did anyone end up tackling this? It would be an awesome idea!

I wonder how you could incorporate other BBS style features like door games and FIDONet like services...
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