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Old 01-07-2012, 11:46 PM
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Default Re: What I will miss about vBulletin...

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Originally Posted by Sulla the Dictator View Post
Yes, that is the thing I don't understand. What was so bad about the old comment method compared to Disgus? If cost isn't the problem with VBulletin, why scrap it?
A big problem is security concerns related to maintaining the bridge between two different platforms (so that vbulletin replies would appear below the diavlog). This site was already seriously hacked at least once.

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Originally Posted by TwinSwords
... how often was it necessary to do that work of maintaining/updating the bridge between vBulletin and the videopage? When Bob first explained this, I assumed it was pretty infrequent. My impression was that redesigns were pretty rare things and that once the bridge was established for any given version of BhTV, it would be good to go for quite a while
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Brenda:
The lack of programming support for the bridge was a constant headache. We hadn't been able to upgrade vBulletin or our CMS for years. One of the most important reasons to stay current on upgrades is security (this isn't news to you, I'm sure), and we also missed out on lots of new site features that we'd have liked to incorporate.
http://brainwaveweb.com/forum/showth...?t=7289&page=2
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