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Building Online Communities with phpBB 2 by Stoyan Stefanov, Mike Lothar, Jeremy Rogers

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Make Your MOD Accessible to the World

Once you have created a modification, you may wish to distribute it to other phpBB forum operators. Many modifications are made freely available by their authors as a way of giving something back to the global phpBB community. Not all modifications are free, of course, but those that are can often be found on several websites and may eventually even be translated to other languages.

There are several ways you can distribute a modification. You might write an essay or tutorial describing the changes made to install it, which could be similar to the previous pages of this chapter. The most widely used method is to create an installation file that uses simple instructions, like those explained in the section ...

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