• This will allow b2evolution to perform an auto-upgrade without leaving unwanted files on your server and without overwriting file you don't want to overwrite (e-g: favicon.ico). In this file you can give all kinds of instructions to b2evolution as to how to handle files during upgrade. Look at the comments in the file for more information. more »
  • What are file permissions? UNIX/Linux file permissions are a way to control who can read and/or write files on your hosting account. On a shared hosting server, this will (on [http://b2evolution.net/web-hosting/ serious web hosting providers]) prevent… more »
  • There are several permissions involved: The user needs to be in a User Group that has at least View permissions for "Files" (to browse files) or Add/Upload permissions for uploading (see the User Groups: File Permissions) The user needs to… more »
  • In the /blogs folder there should be a file called .htaccess . This file optimizes the way the Apache web server works with b2evolution? If you used the standard b2evolution installer, this file will probably be already set up properly. However, if in… more »
  • If you are reading this, you probably encountered a file permission error within your /media directory. The /media directory is the directory on your server where b2evolution will store all the files/images you upload to your blog. Apparently, b2evolu… more »
  • php.ini is the configuration file for PHP. It is not part of b2evolution. Its location varies and depends on your server setup. You typically won’t need to touch this file unless your are maintaining your own VPS or dedicated server. Settings yo… more »
  • Each plugin may set its own settings for the items. These settings will be stored in the database and can be requested any time, when the Item object is available. How to set a custom setting: PHP$Item->set_setting( 'setting_name', $setti… more »
  • Now that we have meet the backoffice, you will notice there are several lists of different sort of things. more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution "phoenix" First, when testing a single domain, you should always use localhost and not the IP address of your machine, nor the windows name of your machine. Trust our experience that cookies may act weird on the IP… more »
  • In a nutshell: you need a webserver with PHP 5 and MySQL 5 or later. more »
  • This man page refers to b2evolution version: 1.6 "phoenix" b2evolution relies a lot on the querystring, these variables passed with the URL (note: to pass variables in the querystring, preceed the first variable name with a '?' question mark and every… more »
  • It is assumed that readers have a general knowledge of the World Wide Web. These are very high level use cases. Detailed use cases are linked underneath (when available). Blog tool Motivation: publishing news/information easily and efficiently o… more »
  • The person who administrates a particular b2evolution installation. Wikipedia more »
  • A person who publishes on a Blog. Wikipedia Synonym for Author. more »
  • A few antispam techniques : b2evo comes with a blacklist. Update that frequently. (This is found in admin/antispam/request abuse update). Change the directory/folder name for your trackback and comments from <em>htsrv</em> to any other val… more »
  • License b2evolution is an evolution of b2 which was release under the GNU GPL license. Thus b2evo has to: . Be released under the GNU GPL. . Include only external libraries released under a license compatible with GNU GPL. Required technolog… more »
  • A synonym for a Post. A single entry in a Collection, generally consisting of a title and a text among other fields of information. It has a unique ID and may have several Slugs. more »
  • Synonym for Item. more »
  • Synonym for Item or Article. more »
  • A weblog (often web log or blog) is a website which contains periodic, reverse chronologically ordered posts on a common webpage. Individual posts (which taken together are the weblog) either share a particular theme, or a single or small group of… more »
  • A person who publishes a Post/Item into a Collection. The Author of a Post also automatically becomes the Owner of that post. more »
  • A Section, as introduced by b2evolution v7 allows to group several collections into a website "Section". This can be used to construct navigation menus automatically in Site Skins. As of b2evolution v7.2, sections are less useful since custom… more »
  • Synonym for Section or Chapter. All Posts are placed into one or several Categories. A Main category is always required. Additional categories are called Extra categories. Categories can be organized into hierarchies of Sub Categories with an infinite… more »
  • A Book is divided into several chapters and subchapters to an infinite nesting level. Synonym for Section. more »
  • A book is a high level data structure. A book is subdivided into Chapters and subChapters to an infinite nesting level. (Sub)Chapters in turn contain Articles. more »
  • Datetime at which an Item has been or will be made available to the Site Visitors. more »
  • We use the term datetime just to make it clear that a date, like the IssueDate for example, includes an exact time, not just a day date. more »
  • A site visitor is anyone accessing a website powered by b2evolution. more »
  • A SiteVisitor that has successfully registered on the b2evolution installation. more »
  • A blog member is a SiteMember who has been given any access permission to a Blog. A blog member is able to view ProtectedPost?s, contrary to non members of the blog. more »