CleanSpeak UI Update: So Much #@$%!* Better

Bryan Giese

CleanSpeak UI Update

As of April 19, 2018, we released the CleanSpeak UI Update 3.17.0 and we are sure it will get some #@$%!* attention for our profanity filter. More than a %$#*$& font and color update, CleanSpeak 3.17.0 brings improvements and enhancements to our layouts and workflows that make it look cleaner and complete tasks faster for moderators and *&%^*#@ administrators.

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Gather Forum Software Update: Maintenance Mode

Daniel DeGroff

Gather Maintenance ModeWith the release of Gather 0.1.7 we have focused on a few areas to reduce friction during installation.

Maintenance Mode

We are introducing the concept of Maintenance Mode in Gather. During startup Gather will enter Maintenance Mode when database configuration is necessary.

For example, as long as you have a MySQL or PostgreSQL database available, the database portion of the installation can be skipped. Upon startup Gather will enter Maintenance Mode and will alert the user that additional configuration needs to be performed. By providing Gather with the super user credentials to your database it is able to create the necessary database schema and bootstrap itself.

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