Forums

A comparison of forums inspired by http://code.djangoproject.com/wiki/ForumAppsComparison.

Features currently being evaluated

FeatureDescription
forum The app provides the concept of a forum inside which message threads are
grouped.
modify Users can modify messages.
demo If the application has a public demo site, a link and login/password are given.
comment Any Django model instance can have a message thread attached to it.
pre-moderate It's possible to hide new messages until they are approved by an administrator.
guest-post Visitors can post messages without registration.
msg-history When message are modified, everyone can see the change history.
private Users can send private messages to other users.
title Individual messages can have their own titles.
post-moderate The app provides a user interface for removing messages
Unit tests Does the project have an automated testing suite?
list own posts a user can get a list of his own posts?
documentation Does project have documentation helping to install/maintain the forum?
who is online A who is online user list
list subscriptions user can get a list of all post that he has subscription
source code highlighting source code highlighting in posts?
Lo-Fi Version Templates for small devices like a handy
Polls App provieds poll topics
notify An administrator can be notified by E-mail and/or SMS about new messages. Note
that this feature should be trivial to add to most apps with signals and
external code only.
Markup Markup languages available for members to format their messages in.
Package Askbot LBForum Misago Spirit pybbm Dinette DjangoBB PyBB Open Source QA App django-easy Django Simple Forum OSQA django-forum Sphene Community Tools Sphene Community Tools
Description ASKBOT is a Q&A forum, written
in Django/Python and
Javascript. **TRANSLATORS**:
the translation environment is
at
https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/askbot/
LBForum is a forum engine
written in Python using Django
Misago is fully featured forum
application standing on
shoulders of Django.
Spirit is a modern Python
based forum built using the
Django framework
Django forum solution. Tested,
documented, shipped with
example project.
Dinette is fully featured
Django forum app.
DjangoBB is a quick and simple
forum which uses the Django.
PLEASE USE STABLE BRANCH.
Demo:
http://support.djangobb.o...
PyBB is simple forum engine
based on on Django. Key
feature of pybb is the easy of
integration to existing ...
A simple Q&A App Timezone localization without
any thinking or doing
whatsoever.
A very simple/minimalistic
Django Forum
CategoryAppAppFrameworkAppAppAppAppAppProjectAppAppAppAppFrameworkFramework
# Using This14232911141021050
Python 3?
Development Status Beta Production/Stable n/a Production/Stable Beta Beta n/a Beta Beta Unknown n/a n/a n/a n/a Beta
Last updated Feb. 10, 2015, 4:29 p.m. Jan. 24, 2015, 8:58 p.m. Feb. 6, 2015, 8:45 p.m. Nov. 17, 2014, 7:19 p.m. Feb. 9, 2015, 8:13 a.m. June 13, 2014, 5:53 a.m. Sept. 24, 2014, 12:56 p.m. Feb. 11, 2013, 2:09 p.m. Nov. 5, 2013, 2:29 p.m. Sept. 25, 2013, 4:13 p.m.
Version0.7.500.9.22n/a0.1.30.16.11.4en/a0.1.100.5.60.3n/an/an/an/a0.5
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Package Askbot LBForum Misago Spirit pybbm Dinette DjangoBB PyBB Open Source QA App django-easy Django Simple Forum OSQA django-forum Sphene Community Tools Sphene Community Tools
forum
modify
demohttp://askbot.org/en/questions/http://vik.haoluobo.com/lbforum/http://misago-project.orghttp://spirit-project.com/http://www.pybbm.orghttp://uswaretech.com/forum/http://support.djangobb.org/http://pep8.ru/forumhttp://sct.sphene.net/board/
comment
pre-moderate
guest-post
msg-history  (Depends on permissions set)
private
title
post-moderate * *
Unit tests 
>370 test cases
 
>250 test cases
list own posts
documentationhttp://askbot.org/doc/index.htmlhttp://rtfd.org/projects/pybbmhttp://djangobb.org/http://packages.python.org/pybb/
who is onlineas admin toolonly admins
list subscriptions
source code highlighting  (highlight.js)* with 3rd party libraries
Lo-Fi Version  (custom templates supported)
Polls
notify
MarkupGithub-flavoured MarkdownGithub-flavoured MarkdownBBCode, MarkdownBBCode, Markdown
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