phpBB 3 Development: phpBB is a popular open-source bulletin board written in PHP. This repository also contains the history of version 2.
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.github [ticket/15718] Update Jul 6, 2018
build Merge branch '3.2.x' Nov 11, 2018
git-tools [ticket/15683] Better error message when commit message has CRLF Jun 5, 2018
phpBB Merge branch '3.2.x' Nov 18, 2018
tests Merge branch '3.2.x' Nov 11, 2018
travis Merge branch '3.2.x' Jan 11, 2018
vagrant [ticket/12624] Add debug.load_time parameter Jul 6, 2018
.appveyor.yml [ticket/15604] Use HTTPS links & curl for SQL server driver download Mar 29, 2018
.editorconfig [ticket/12951] Made editorconfig file comments better Aug 10, 2014
.gitignore Merge pull request #5255 from senky/ticket/15694 Jul 8, 2018
.jscsrc [ticket/13898] Moved jshint and jscs rcs to correct dir. May 31, 2015
.jshintrc [ticket/14720] Add "phpbb" as allowed global to jshintrc Jul 24, 2016
.postcss-sorting.json [ticket/15115] Update grads & single line rules Mar 25, 2017
.stylelintrc [ticket/14976] Allow px line-heights for prosilver Oct 11, 2017
.travis.yml Merge branch '3.2.x' Jan 11, 2018
LICENSE [ticket/15768] Add a license to a repository Sep 15, 2018 [ticket/15055] Display appveyor badges in readme Jan 5, 2018
Vagrantfile [ticket/14547] Use package compatible with phpBB requirements Apr 28, 2016
composer.phar [ticket/15557] Update composer.phar to 1.7.2 Oct 10, 2018
gulpfile.js [ticket/15403] Add useful gulp methods Oct 16, 2017
package.json [ticket/15403] Add node modules Oct 16, 2017
phpunit.xml.dist [ticket/14670] Do not backup static attributes Jul 24, 2016



phpBB is a free open-source bulletin board written in PHP.


Get your copy of phpBB, find support and lots more on! Discuss the development on area51.


To be able to run an installation from the repo (and not from a pre-built package) you need to run the following commands to install phpBB's dependencies.

cd phpBB
php ../composer.phar install


  1. Create an account on
  2. Create a ticket (unless there already is one)
  3. Read our Coding guidelines and Git Contribution Guidelines
  4. Send us a pull request


Read our Vagrant documentation to find out how to use Vagrant to develop and contribute to phpBB.


We have unit and functional tests in order to prevent regressions. You can view the bamboo continuous integration here or check our travis builds below:

  • Build StatusBuild status master - Latest development version
  • Build StatusBuild status 3.2.x - Development of version 3.2.x
  • Build Status 3.1.x - Development of version 3.1.x


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