AsmBB v2.4 has been released
1 What is AsmBB?
AsmBB is a web forum engine, written entirely in assembly language and using SQLite as a forum database engine.
AsmBB is aimed to provide the fastest and the lightest possible forum engine, able to handle huge communities on a very lightweight servers like cheap VPS or even shared hosting.
2 What's new in this release?
This v2.4 is important release because it contains several major new features. In brief:
3 How to download and install is explained in the following threads:
4 Get the source code, learn it, hack it:
AsmBB source code repository - browse the timeline, source files, download or clone.
Learning AsmBB source - source code discussed and explained.
5 Migrating to v2.4 from the older versions of AsmBB.
Because of the new features, the database schema of v2.4 if a little bit different than the schema of the older releases.
I have a migration script for this test forum, but this script will need some edits in order to be able to migrate from v2.3 and older.
If you have installed and working AsmBB forum and want to preserve the content of the forum, open a new thread here and post the check-in number of your AsmBB engine. It is located on the footer of the forum.
Then I will be able to provide a migration script that to convert your existing database to v2.4 database allowing updating the engine.