Feature request for advanced integration.

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Feature request for advanced integration.

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We are finishing the advanced JomSocial integration, please feel free to discuss your thoughts here.
Integration now have synchronization of profile fields, avatars, we have also added the tabs to profile:
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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my thoughts are this is going to be a killer app for jomsocial
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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Where the 'latest posts', 'my posts' will be displayed? Will it go to phpbb or they'll be showed within jomsocial's profile page?
Features' requests:
- add activity to jomsocial's activity stream when a new post/reply is made in phpbb
- add/remove points when members start new topic/reply to posts/delete posts
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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Sulley wrote:Where the 'latest posts', 'my posts' will be displayed? Will it go to phpbb or they'll be showed within jomsocial's profile page?
It will go to phpBB.
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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Wow, joomsocial seems pretty cool. Kinda wish I would have gone that way. Oh well.
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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When will it be available?
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It is almoust ready, testing now... 8)

The problem is that it is impossible to synch friends from JomSocial to phpBB. Right now if you add/remove friend in phpBB - this friend is also added/removed from your JS account (you can also setup 'Auto-approve phpBB friends' setting). But JS doesn't have ability to synch its friends actions, so deleting friend in JS won't delete friend in phpBB.

There is a trick how to force JS to do it, but it requires time :(

Next problem is phpBB signature: impossible to make it full featured like for our CB integration.
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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blimey , thats more integrated than i was hoping for , just avatar sync would have done me :D
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Please look at agora forum for insp. on how to integrate phpbb

http://joomlame.com/index.php?option=co ... Itemid=123

This would ROCK !!!!!
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Re: Feature request for advanced integration.

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Does PHPBB3 have to be in the same database as JomSocial or can they be 2 separate databases? If one, can it be modified to allow 2 databases?