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 Dinette pybbm DjangoBB PyBB django-easy OSQA django-forum Sphene Community Tools Sphene Community Tools Django Simple Forum
Description ASKBOT is a Q&A forum, written
in Django/Python and
Javascript. **TRANSLATORS**:
please note that the
translation environment is
available at ...
LBForum is a forum engine
written in Python using Django
Misago is fully featured forum
application standing on
shoulders of Django.
Dinette is fully featured
Django forum app.
Django forum solution. Tested,
documented, shipped with
example project.
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 ...
Timezone localization without
any thinking or doing
whatsoever.
A very simple/minimalistic
Django Forum
CategoryAppAppFrameworkAppAppAppAppAppAppAppFrameworkFrameworkApp
# Using This132219114010502
Python 3?
Development Status Beta Production/Stable n/a Beta Beta n/a Beta Unknown n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Last updated April 23, 2014, 10:24 p.m. Dec. 19, 2013, 3:19 a.m. April 9, 2014, 2:48 p.m. Sept. 17, 2013, 8:56 a.m. April 13, 2014, 1:07 p.m. March 19, 2014, 10:01 a.m. Feb. 11, 2013, 2:09 p.m. Nov. 5, 2013, 2:29 p.m. Sept. 25, 2013, 4:13 p.m.
Version0.7.490.9.22n/a1.4e0.15.5n/a0.1.100.3n/an/an/an/an/a
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Commits
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Repo Forks3341013518783441n/an/an/an/an/a
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Package Askbot LBForum Misago Dinette pybbm DjangoBB PyBB django-easy OSQA django-forum Sphene Community Tools Sphene Community Tools Django Simple Forum
forum
modify
demohttp://askbot.org/en/questions/http://vik.haoluobo.com/lbforum/http://misago-project.orghttp://uswaretech.com/forum/http://www.pybbm.orghttp://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
list own posts
documentationhttp://askbot.org/doc/index.htmlhttp://rtfd.org/projects/pybbmhttp://djangobb.org/http://packages.python.org/pybb/
who is onlineas admin tool
list subscriptions
source code highlighting  (highlight.js)* with 3rd party libraries
Lo-Fi Version  (custom templates supported)
Polls
notify
MarkupGithub-flavoured MarkdownBBCode, MarkdownBBCode, Markdown
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