[wp-hackers] Lightweight forum integration.

Otto otto at ottodestruct.com
Tue Oct 9 15:31:46 GMT 2007

bbPress has some plugins that allow for this sort of thing.

bbSync says it creates a new thread for each post made in WordPress
and then lets comments on it be the replies in that thread.

WordPress Integration integrates the users tables to be the same.

bbSync: http://bbpress.org/plugins/topic/56
Wordpress Integration: http://bbpress.org/plugins/topic/4

bbPress has some other WordPress integration plugins:

On 10/9/07, Alex Polite <mylists at polite.se> wrote:
> I'm putting up a blog/forum. Since I already know Wordpress and like
> it I figure I might as well use it for this project to.
> The blog will have 10 or so editors. The forum will have 100-1000
> users (hopefully). The blog and the forum are pretty much two separate
> entities. They do not need to share the same tables for usernames. But
> I do want to replace the comment function on the blog with a thread on
> the forum. So instead of having "write a comment to this post" I'd
> like to have "discuss this post on our forum".
> What would be the simplest way of doing that?
> I'm willing to do a little hacking php-hacking, but if there's already
> a plugin that solves this problem I might as well use it.
> alex
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