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registration zendo 05/09/2017 (Tue) 10:26:06 [Preview] No. 333 [Reply]
Hi, i am trying to find a chan that requires registration and log in to post. Is that possible with lynxchan?
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Anonymous Board owner 05/09/2017 (Tue) 11:56:09 [Preview] No. 335
https://gitgud.io/LynxChan/LynxChanAddon-ForumMode
It just haven't been updated since forever, but its perfectly possible.

Anonymous 05/09/2017 (Tue) 14:49:48 [Preview] No. 336
i would probably be screwed, i only ran unix with php and i never did node.js , guess i will have to learn somehow.

node js server zendo 05/09/2017 (Tue) 14:59:01 [Preview] No. 337
okay i only did unix and php, so i am totally lost. if one gets node js hosting would it be easier to set up lynxChan? Like this one... https://cloud.google.com/nodejs/ if i dumped vichan and even the unix host and got the google node js one would it make it easier to run lynxchan?

Anonymous 05/10/2017 (Wed) 01:34:12 [Preview] No. 339
PHP and vichan have absolutely nothing to do with lynxchan.
It would make no difference in running lynxchan, probably would only get in the way.

And any hosting that is not just regular access to a linux server would be harder to set lynxchan on. If possible at all.

And you are probably referring to linux. A pure linux hosting, without any cloud stuff would be the ideal.

Space_##mememan Anonymous 05/10/2017 (Wed) 01:37:54 [Preview] No. 340
>>337
I saw >>338
£50 and I'll set it up for you. I've posted my email.



wtf Anonymous 05/09/2017 (Tue) 20:54:47 [Preview] No. 338 [Reply]
LyncChan is fast, it is what i need. It is too hard to set up= how much can i pay someone to help me set it up??? okay i only did unix and php, so i am totally lost. if one gets node js hosting would it be easier to set up lynxChan? Like this one... https://cloud.google.com/nodejs/ if i dumped vichan and even the unix host and got the google node js one would it make it easier to run lynxchan?



mongodb security Anonymous 02/20/2017 (Mon) 13:08:06 [Preview] No. 331 [Reply]
I've got Lynx set up and it's working wonderfully. But I would like to secure mongo a little bit more than just limiting it to the local host.

I opened mongo, switched to the admin db

>use admin
>db.createUser({user: "admin", pwd: "password", roles:[{role: "userAdminAnyDatabase", db: "admin"}]})

switched on security:
>security:
>authorization: enabled

Log back in and make a lynxuser user
>use user-data
>db.createUser({user: "lynxuser", pwd: "password", roles:[{role: "read", db: "user-data"}, {role:"readWrite", db: "lynxchan"}]})

Then I add
> user: "lynxuser",
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Anonymous 02/20/2017 (Mon) 21:27:03 [Preview] No. 332
If you typed LITERALLY that, then your json is invalid, keys also need double commas.

What error are you getting?



bcrypt module pagan 09/23/2016 (Fri) 21:41:36 [Preview] No. 329 [Reply]
Why this is happening?

Error: Cannot find module 'bcrypt'
at Function.Module._resolveFilename (module.js:455:15)
at Function.Module._load (module.js:403:25)
at Module.require (module.js:483:17)
at require (internal/module.js:20:19)
at Object.<anonymous> (/home/usradm/LynxChan/src/be/engine/accountOps.js:9:14)
at Module._compile (module.js:556:32)
at Object.Module._extensions..js (module.js:565:10)
at Module.load (module.js:473:32)
at tryModuleLoad (module.js:432:12)
at Function.Module._load (module.js:424:3)

Installed in Debian 8.5.

Anonymous 09/24/2016 (Sat) 22:48:57 [Preview] No. 330
For the record: replied on IRC.

It was because the incorrect node.js versio was being used.



Anonymous 02/19/2016 (Fri) 14:17:39 [Preview] No. 327 [Reply]
Open file ( 7.47 KB 150x150 marisa03.jpg )
Question: Why does text display under the images instead of next to them? Feature or bug?

I mean, this a really basic feature of the imageboard's interface. This way it looks really weird and forces you to do some extra unnecessary scrolling. Content (images + text) should be displayed together. I can't find any imageboard software that does this and sincerely, it looks awkward.

Do you have any plans on fixing it?

Anonymous 02/19/2016 (Fri) 15:41:40 [Preview] No. 328
FE detail.
See over endchan.xyz or penumbra.network, their css is not the same.

This FE I use is nothing but a placeholder one, it is meant to be stable and nothing else.



Anonymous 02/03/2016 (Wed) 05:02:28 [Preview] No. 325 [Reply]
I need some help guys. i have some issues
1. how do i setup SSH from centOS
2. i reinstalled lynxchan so the HTML or csses are default but the website theme is gone (its not blue)
3. how do i host from home.

Anonymous 02/03/2016 (Wed) 11:51:07 [Preview] No. 326
1: it is set on install
2: I need to see the page source and know the commit both the engine and the fe are
3: don't know, you have to open ports and stuff. Its really shitty IF you can pull it off.



Anonymous 12/09/2015 (Wed) 19:30:33 [Preview] No. 320 [Reply]
Is it possible to install lynxchan software without the board creation option?

StephenLynx##xS3ESC Board owner 12/09/2015 (Wed) 19:33:49 [Preview] No. 321
Yes.
See this to see all available options for site owners.
https://gitlab.com/mrseth/LynxChan/blob/master/src/be/Readme.md#back-end-settings

I develop it thinking of traditional chans without user-created boards too, so using it in this scenario is not lacking.

Anonymous 01/08/2016 (Fri) 04:21:33 [Preview] No. 323
Open file ( 211.36 KB 573x544 1447198878961.jpg )
>>321
What do you put for 0 for "disableAccountCreation" and for "boardCreationRequirement" to be for root users only what number do i put.

StephenLynx##xS3ESC 01/08/2016 (Fri) 10:38:56 [Preview] No. 324
>>323
Use the GUI. Manually inputing values on json is fucking ass. Or read the src/be/readme and do it anyway, I don't remember which values you have to input manually for that.

The gui for global settings is linked from the global management page that is linked from the account page, if you have a global moderation role.



i2ch anon#Gvc/ky 08/10/2015 (Mon) 18:30:16 [Preview] No. 1 [Reply]
Hey, I'm that anon from /tech/res/313133.html
I'll host an instance on i2p, but it probably won't be permanent / long-lived.

Currently don't have the time to set it up. Could be a few days before I do.

I'll report back when I'm ready.

StephenLynx##xS3ESC Board owner 08/10/2015 (Mon) 18:31:13 [Preview] No. 2
k
:v

Anonymous 08/17/2015 (Mon) 19:36:36 [Preview] No. 280
>>2
nice board
V:

Anonymous 08/28/2015 (Fri) 12:17:18 [Preview] No. 281
ayy lmao

Anonymous 09/02/2015 (Wed) 00:20:30 [Preview] No. 282
neat


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