[CentOS-devel] forums + portal for {lang}.centos.org sites

Wed Sep 24 15:36:55 UTC 2008
Fabian Arrotin <fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net>

Ralph Angenendt wrote:
> Marcus Moeller wrote:
>> Dear Karan.
>> I can still suggest Joomla/Fireboard which is customizable and scales
>> well. Joomla is also LDAP capable and offers some nice features like
>> FAQs, News Headings and so on. Fireboard currently works in
>> compatibility mode on Joomla 1.5 but should do it's job either. I am
>> personally well known with Joomla Templates.
>> Simplemachines is also nice and there is a portal software available
>> for it, too.
> I really think that we are "just" looking for a forum software at the
> moment - not a portal. 
> Ralph

Right, but on the other hand, if a portal (that conforms to our 
standards) can be added easily on top, why not  ?
That's what we did (but i've never said that it was the best solution 
...) for the fr.centos.org .. punbb for the forum and puntal (that is a 
small portal on top of punbb) ...

Fabian Arrotin <fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net>
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