Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.
3 Pages123>

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 7:17:28 AM(UTC)
May 2011 we went from DragonFly CMS (php) to DotNetNuke CMS (C#) to which we added the YetAnotherForum extension to.

Think of DotNetNuke as a box, and YetAnotherForum was put inside of it. Well, we don't use any of the DNN features and it causes some quirky things with YAF that frankly, I grew tired of. I wanted more control over the layout and design. To achieve that, I have removed YAF from the DNN box and we're throwing the DNN box to the curb.

Don't get me wrong, DNN is great, I like it a lot, it just doesn't fit PackersHome's needs.


Oh yeah, using YAF without DNN will improve the speed of the forums. ;-)




You might some weird things over the next couple days. Feel to post them here as you see them so I can build a checklist.


Things to do ...


  • Upload Smiley graphics - done
  • Upload Album graphics - done
  • Fix NoAvatar graphic - done
  • Fix Chrome NavBar placement - done
  • Confirm Email notifications work - done
  • Confirm password retrieval works - done
  • Confirm registering new user works - done
  • Update 'DesktopModules\YetAnotherForumDotNet\Uploads\' - done
  • Subdomain graphics.packershome.com for packershome.com/zGraphics/Public - done
  • Subdomain forum.packershome.com for packershome.com/Forum.aspx - done
  • replace the "heart" for the applause notification.
  • Change Login and Register links to be more visible to Guests. - done
  • Edited by user to Edited by actual username.- resolved
  • Add shadow border to left an right edges

Zero2Cool  
#2 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 10:26:28 AM(UTC)
Hmm, some avatars are not displaying.
wpr  
#3 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 7:58:46 PM(UTC)
mine works.
Zero2Cool  
#4 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 8:02:32 PM(UTC)
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
mine works.


So far, you're the only one (oh wait nerdmann too) that has posted after I put the new design live. lol.

I'm worried no one can get in, or worried that we're really ... REALLY dead haha
wpr  
#5 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 8:06:07 PM(UTC)
this works for me. I did notice the posts I made under the NoEqualSolutions.info site are not here. But then I suspect you already knew that.
wpr  
#6 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 8:07:45 PM(UTC)
looks like the posts over there count here too. Let me double check.

edit- nope post count does not carry over from one site to the other.
Zero2Cool  
#7 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 8:12:03 PM(UTC)
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
this works for me. I did notice the posts I made under the NoEqualSolutions.info site are not here. But then I suspect you already knew that.


NES.info is using a PH.com backup from yesterday. [grin1]
wpr  
#8 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 8:17:24 PM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
NES.info is using a PH.com backup from yesterday. [grin1]


FINE. I'll just copy and repost them over here. Flapper
Zero2Cool  
#9 Posted : Thursday, July 5, 2012 9:18:10 PM(UTC)
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
FINE. I'll just copy and repost them over here. Flapper


Sounds good. :)
68md  
#10 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 3:29:28 AM(UTC)
test 123. Everything works for me this morning. Much faster load times
vzrus  
#11 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 4:39:24 AM(UTC)
Without DNN it really flies.
LambeauEast  
#12 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 4:50:32 AM(UTC)
I'm here, and everything seems to be working to me. I haven't hit the "post" button yet though, we'll see. Here we go.....


UserPostedImage
LambeauEast  
#13 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 4:51:36 AM(UTC)
Major success...minus my signature.
Zero2Cool  
#14 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 5:41:48 AM(UTC)
LambeauEast said: Go to Quoted Post
Major success...minus my signature.


Hmm, appears the subdomain graphics.packershome.com is not working. I've updated your signature path so it works for now until that is resolved. Thanks for the heads up.
olds70supreme  
#15 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 6:07:29 AM(UTC)
Looks like I am in.
rabidgopher04  
#16 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 6:09:49 AM(UTC)
Works slick. I thought you said you did a redesign. I see nothing significantly different about the appearance.
Zero2Cool  
#17 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 6:12:40 AM(UTC)
rabidgopher04 said: Go to Quoted Post
Works slick. I thought you said you did a redesign. I see nothing significantly different about the appearance.


I've completely removed DotNetNuke and built my own flavor of the sites core. The forums have not changed, except they've had their performance enhanced. If you go to PackersHome.com you'll notice the difference in appearance.
wpr  
#18 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 6:16:13 AM(UTC)
looking good. load times are great.

Quote:
This page was generated in 0.097 seconds
shield4life  
#19 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 6:53:28 AM(UTC)
Looking great Zero keep up the good work !!!
Methodikal  
#20 Posted : Friday, July 6, 2012 8:22:45 AM(UTC)
We can log in via Facebook now too! Sweet!
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
3 Pages123>
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
Zero2Cool (2h) : @Chiefs We have signed free agent cornerback Darrelle Revis.
Zero2Cool (4h) : Lions sign DT Christian Ringo to the 53-man roster from the practice squad, takes Khyri Thornton's spot
Smokey (21-Nov) : Don't look back, I'm gaining beast ! LOL
beast (21-Nov) : Thanks Smokey!
Zero2Cool (21-Nov) : I'm not confident vs Steelers. But they are up/down a lot.
dhazer (21-Nov) : I actually had a Steeler fan ask me why the stadium was still packed at the end of the game on Sunday. I said we back our team no matter wha
dhazer (21-Nov) : Kevin we will beat that this week lol
Zero2Cool (21-Nov) : Cowboys have one touchdown in 2 games. One TD in 22 possessions. One
Smokey (21-Nov) : Nice Week 11 Pick'em beast , salute !
hardrocker950 (21-Nov) : No late game heroics for Seattle tonight
yinzer (21-Nov) : You can do much worse than having the Steelers as your favorite team... that being said, Go Steelers!
uffda udfa (21-Nov) : Gilbert is/was their starting RT.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert suspended four games for violating performance-enhancing substance policy.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : and my 1st favorite team.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : Packers are my 2nd favorite team.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : Are Steelers your 2nd favorite team? I know you live the Pens and are from there.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : Steelers are league-best 4-1 vs. teams who currently have a winning record.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : Kenny Clark x-rays were negative. Says he's fine.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : "I believe in Brett Hundley," McCarthy conclude. Quick, check coach for concussion!
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : RB Aaron Jones was arrested in October for marijuana, driving without a license, and speeding.
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : NFL Receiver Terry Glenn Has Died in a Car Accident
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : @BenFennell_NFL Not to be overlooked...
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : Packers run defense lately has been outstanding Since Nov 1 (3 games)... 59.0 YPG (3rd in NFL) and 2.33 YPC (2nd in NFL)
beast (20-Nov) : See you are troll, your true colors are showing
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : Charles Manson dead at 83.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : At least Cleveland was the road team when Baltimore shut them out.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : We shouldn't feel bad about being shutout by BAL. CLE was shutout by them, too.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : Davante was a huge surprise. Ravens are tough to throw it on.
beast (20-Nov) : I don't know... Mays and Spriggs did a good job of looking offensive too!
Zero2Cool (20-Nov) : Only offensive player to come out looking good is Davante Adams.
uffda udfa (20-Nov) : He ain't changing from Hundley. Trying way too hard to prove it was right to go with him all along.
greengold (19-Nov) : A HC would say that today even if he planned to start Callahan next week.
Nonstopdrivel (19-Nov) : Yeah, well, there are plenty of people who believe in fairies and leprechauns too.
uffda udfa (19-Nov) : MM sticking with Hundley. Said he believes in him.
TheKanataThrilla (19-Nov) : Hayward with another INT 2nd of the day
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
36m / Green Bay Packers Talk / buckeyepackfan

43m / Green Bay Packers Talk / buckeyepackfan

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / buckeyepackfan

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

22h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

22h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

21-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

21-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / bboystyle

21-Nov / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

Headlines