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Feature FluxBB Luna Fluorescent Blue Glitter

General and requirements

Latest version v1.5.10 v2.0.12 v2.1-alpha.5 -
Release date 16.06.'16 26.07.'18 26.07.'18 -
Codename - Emerald Fluorescent Blue Glitter
License GPLv2 GPLv2 GPLv2 TBA
PHP version PHP 4.4 PHP 5.3 PHP 5.4 PHP 5.4
PHP 7 compatible Yes Yes Yes Yes
PHP 7.2 compatible No Yes Yes Yes
Supported Inactive Yes Dev Dev
Upgrade from PunBB 1.2.0 FluxBB 1.4.0 FluxBB 1.4.0 FluxBB 1.4.0

Standards

UTF-8 support Yes Yes Yes Yes
HTML5 compliant No Yes Yes Yes
Password hashing SHA1, MD5 SHA512 SHA512 SHA512
IPv6 support Yes Yes Yes Yes
GZip output Yes Yes Yes Yes

Components and frameworks

Bootstrap version No v3.3.7 v4.1.2 v4.1.2
jQuery version No v2.2.4 v3.3.1 v3.3.1
Font Awesome version No v4.7.0 v5.1.1 v5.1.1
Font Awesome Pro support No No Yes Yes
Prism.js No v14.0 v14.0 v14.0

Databases

MySQL (InnoDB) v4.1.2 and up v5.1 and up No No
MySQLi (InnoDB) v4.1.2 and up v5.1 and up v5.1 and up v5.1 and up
PostgreSQL v7.0 and up v8.1 and up v8.1 and up No
SQLite 2.x Yes Yes Yes Considered
SQLite 3.x No Yes Yes Considered

Management and Backstage

Management-focus No Improved Improved Improved
Maintenance mode Yes Yes Yes Yes
Admin notes No Yes Yes Yes
Ban users Yes Yes Yes Yes
1-step forum creation No Yes Yes Yes
Build in back-up system No Yes Yes No
Create new users No Yes Yes Yes
Check for updates No, manual Yes Yes Yes
Cache update check result No Yes Yes Yes
Single click sensored words save No No Yes Yes
Advanced style management No Yes Improved Improved
Optimize and repair tables No Yes Yes No
Clear cache No Yes Yes Yes
Customizable emoji No No Yes Yes
Language based default time and date No Yes Yes Yes
Personizable copyright notice No Yes Yes Yes
Back to top No Yes Yes Yes

Security

Check HTTP_REFERER Yes Yes Yes Yes
Warns when install.php exists Yes Yes Yes No
Comes with the latest security fixes Inactive Yes Yes Yes
Warns when config.php is writeable No Yes Yes Yes

Forum features

Notifications No Yes Yes Yes
Editor interface No Yes Yes Yes
Smart editor No Yes Yes Yes
Realistic comment preview No Yes Yes Yes
Mark comments as reported No Yes Yes Yes
User ranks No Yes Yes Yes
Group based permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disable statistics on frontpage No Yes Yes Yes
Last active thread on frontpage No Yes Yes Yes
Advanced menu system No Yes Yes Yes
Disable default menu items No Yes Yes Yes
Show redirect screen for every action Yes No No No
Soft delete No Yes Yes Yes
Pin threads Yes Yes Yes Yes
Important threads No Yes Yes Yes
Mark threads as solved No Yes Yes Yes
Custom default avatar No Yes Yes No

Parser

Embed videos No Responsive Responsive Responsive
Sub- and supscript support No Yes Yes Yes
Syntax highlighting No Yes Yes Yes
Inline code support No Yes Yes Yes
Spoiler support No Opt-in Opt-in No
Center support No Opt-in Opt-in No
Size support No Opt-in Opt-in No
Emoticonset Yes Improved No No
Emoji No Yes Yes Yes
Changeable emoji size No Yes No No

Search

Search from every page No Yes Yes Yes
User search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Simple search mode No Yes Yes Yes
Disable advanced search No Yes Yes Yes
Topic search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Author search Yes Yes Yes Yes
New post view Yes Yes Yes Yes
Unanswered post view Yes Yes Yes Yes
Subscribed post view Yes Yes Yes Yes

Registration and login

Use frontend design for login Yes Yes Yes Yes
Asks question to users when registering No Yes Yes Yes
Login everywhere No Yes Yes Yes
Simple registrations No Yes Yes Yes
Disable registrations Yes Yes Yes Yes
Registration notification Yes Yes Yes Yes
Email validation Yes Yes Yes Yes
Registration terms Yes Yes Yes Yes
Simple login form No Yes Yes Yes
Cookie bar No Yes Yes Yes

Themes and customization

Default design Classic styles Fifteen 2.0
Sunrise 3.0
Typography 1.0
Fifteen 3.0
Sunrise 4.0
Airalin 1.0
Custom CSS No Yes Yes No
Manifest No Yes Improved Improved
Require installation No No Yes Yes
Theme can add configs No No Yes Yes
Header image No Yes Yes No
Responsive design No Yes Yes Yes
Custom favicon No Yes Yes No

Users

First run experience No Yes Yes Yes
Inbox No Yes Yes Yes
View own profile No Yes Yes Yes
Modern profile design No Yes Yes Yes
Clean settings interface No Yes Yes Yes
Avatars in user list No Yes Yes Yes
Extended help page No Yes Yes Yes
Social networks AIM
ICQ
Jabber
Microsoft
Yahoo
Facebook
Microsoft
Twitter
Google+
Facebook
Microsoft
Twitter
Google+
Facebook
Microsoft
Twitter
Google+

Developers

Bootstrap No Optional Optional Optional
Full Backstage Bootstrap theme No Yes Yes Yes
Advanced theme system No Yes Yes Replaced
FluxBB/ModernBB 1 compatible Yes No No No
ModernBB 2 compatible No No No No
ModernBB 3 compatible No No No No
Luna 1 compatible No Yes Yes No
Luna 2 compatible No Yes Yes No
Luna 3 compatible No No No Yes
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