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Customizing JForum to get user information from another app's database?

 
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Hi there,

I was wondering how complex it is to modify jforum to get user / group data from another applications database?

For example, let's say I have a content management system with an existing user base, can jforum be modified to use this userbase?

Thank you

Jordan Willms
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Hi Jordan,

really sorry for the long delay. I was trying to write some short walkthrough, but there are some many things to do that I just forget this post.

There isn't an exact answer for your question.. Basically, is not "hard" to integrate jforum with other systems - I already did some integrations, and was everthing ok.

Search in the forum for the "ExternalLogin" stuff, but I don't know if it is the best way to do.

Rafael
[originally posted on jforum.net by Rafael Steil]
 
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Also, take a look here: https://coderanch.com/t/574564

Rafael
[originally posted on jforum.net by Rafael Steil]
 
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