Perl based Forum software ?

Dear LazyWeb,
I’ve been postponing this for too long but Pixenate needs a forum. As a frequent buyer of software, online product forums give me a warm fuzzy feeling and make buying software that much easier. I’m aware of phorum – the PHP-based open source forum software but I was wondering … are there any Perl-based forum solutions – open-source or commercial ? I’m happy to use Phorum if there isn’t an adequate Perl solution but I’d rather go with a perl-based solution if there is one. Perl isn’t getting much love lately but it really is a beautiful language and I’d like to support it.

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9 thoughts on “Perl based Forum software ?

  1. jmason23 says:

    hey — I think vbulletin is in perl.

  2. I diagnose POCD (Perl Obsessive Compulsive disorder). Take two drops of python and relax :-)

  3. Michele says:

    Vbulletin isn’t Perl, but it is excellent :)

    Gossamer Forum looks pretty good (http://www.gossamer-threads.com/scripts/gforum/)

    Michele

  4. Kevin says:

    phpbb is pretty solid.

  5. David Gilroy says:

    Here you go.

    http://www.yabbforum.com/requirements.php – Perl & no DB (that I can see) which I assume we could install on our servers.

    http://www.ikonboard.com/features.php – Perl & either no DB or PostgreSQL

    Any others?

    Regs….David.

  6. Idetrorce says:

    very interesting, but I don’t agree with you
    Idetrorce

  7. toraeasence says:

    As newly joined user i just wanted to say hi to everyone, even though i know that nobody really cares :-)

  8. sxoop says:

    @Kathryn I’m sorry to hear about your marital problems. Truly I am. But perhaps you should seek medical or psychiatric help. Pills aren’t always the answer.

  9. jess-voyage says:

    hello

    Je vis actuellement en allemagne et j’aurai aime savoir si certains d’entre vous connaissent des endroits
    sympa pour se rencontrer a berlin.

    J’ai essaye pas mal de pubs sans jamais m’y eclater.

    Je compte sur vous !
    PS: Si vous etes dans mon coin, pas de soucis pour se rencontrer !

    marchi !

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