Andrew Zajac arzajac at
Tue Mar 28 20:03:30 UTC 2006

On 3/28/06, Oliver Grawert <ogra at> wrote:
> i do, and will very strongly push that until we can handle such issues
> (i.e. the gateway software is fixed to show the right identity and makes
> it impossible to reply to spam (or even filters spam for the forum users
> as well)
> dont get me wrong, i really like that functionallity and want by no
> means lock out the forum users, but this thread shows that we dont have
> control at all in the current state unless thats fixed, the gateway must
> be shut down or be read only ...

Well, I am told that the proprietary software that the forums run (vBuletin)
has a new plugin system which means that every aspect of the forum can be
hacked.  There is a vBuletin API.

Anyone interested in doing this?
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