July 2021 - Board, PHP and more Upgrades Warning

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July 2021 - Board, PHP and more Upgrades Warning

Postby Lanji » Tue Jul 27, 2021 10:02 pm

Greetings everyone,

While we haven't been having any issues, as some of you know this version of phpBB is rather old. Because I had to actually downgrade PHP to get it working, and I now have a few weeks to work on things (for once), I'm going to be testing making a fully site and database backup, then upgrading the board.

During the upgrade, to ensure that no one is able to post, I'll put a basic password on the website with an upgrade in progress message.

I do not have an exact time yet, as I would like to do a practice run or two before doing the final upgrade.

One thing I am worried we will use though is our current theme. If anyone has any suggestions on new theme's or looks for the boards they would like considered please let me know.

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Re: July 2021 - Board, PHP and more Upgrades Warning

Postby InfernosCaress » Tue Jul 27, 2021 11:36 pm

Themes. I made a temp site a few years back when this one was having all of those issues. No one was interested in using it, which was fine. I don't know anything about web design; I had just been messing around with it. If you like the look though, it might give you some ideas for a new theme here:


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