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11-03-2005, 10:01 PM
Hiya all,
my crappy web hosting package doesnt offer a database.Is there any forum software that anyone knows of that I can set up on a web server without a database??I was trying to use phpbb which of course now I cant.....as it needs a database.Thanks in advance for help, maybe creative insanity can offer advice?

Creative Insanity
11-04-2005, 12:31 AM
None that I know of.. maybe do a search in google or something.
But I haven't heard of any as there is a heap of info in a forum database (not just the posts) and that would make for one HUGE text file.
Short from using a blog system like phpweblog.

11-05-2005, 09:35 AM
Thank you again for your help creative insanity.I looked at phpbb again and found their phpbb forum hosting service which would seem to solve all my problems!!I have started configuring a forum already and will link to it from my new website......RESULT!
the address for the service is......

http://www.forumup.com/ ('http://www.forumup.com/')

Creative Insanity
11-05-2005, 04:34 PM
Good move going with phpbb.. I love that baby.
Man that site.. talk about stealing someone elses design.
They are not part of phpbb but they have a theme exactly the same.
Ohh naughty.. maybe phpbb gave permission.