No-brainer forum with Vanilla


Vanilla is a richer alternative to the minimalist Fruitshow forum software.


  1. Install Apache and MySQL
  2. Download the latest Vanilla source code
  3. Connect to MySQL, and create an empty database Vanilla
  4. Add-on's: \languages\French\, extensions\FCKeditor\ (Préférences du forum > Enable Visual editing toolbar)
  5. mod_rewrite
  6. You'll also want to fine-tune your application settings, like: