Summary: Ability to Authenticate against a MySQL BBPress user database.
Prerequisites: MySQL, BBPress
Status: First Release
Maintainer: Simon Cross
Authenticates users against a BBPress user database. May also work with WordPress (but I haven't tested it).
Requires MySQL access from PHP. Doesn't actually require BBPress or Wordpress to be installed, just for their databases to be accessible.
Thanks to Ben Wilson and Michael Novak the authors of, respectively, dbauth-0.2.php and AuthUserOpenId which I used as examples of how to write an authentication module.
- MySQL php module
- Modify your
local/config.phpto include something like:
$BbPressAuthDb = array( 'host' => 'localhost', # fine if your database is on the same server 'db' => 'dbname', 'user' => 'dbuser', 'password' => 'dbpass', 'table' => 'bb_users', # might need to change if you have multiple forums 'userfield' => 'user_login', # probably don't need to change 'pwfield' => 'user_pass' # probably don't need to change ); include_once("cookbook/authbbpress.php"); // Included before the line below include_once("$FarmD/scripts/authuser.php"); // You may have this one already
- 2006-09-05 Initial release (Attach:authbbpress.phpΔ).
- AuthUser - Parent module required to run this add-on
See discussion at AuthUserBbPress-Talk
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