pre-Newbie Questions

David Carter-Tod
Thu, 18 Jul 2002 10:41:24 -0400

At 07:10 AM 7/18/2002 -0400, Peter Harbeson wrote:
>Manila can run behind IIS; you essentially use the content management 
>system to generate static web pages, then use IIS (or any web server) to 
>serve them up.

There are other ways too. You can also put Manila behind an Apache proxy on 
any platform.  Here's an example:$945?mode=day

>Import users from csv file (name, e-mail, password, group(s), bulletins
>on/off etc)

This isn't built-in as best I recall, but wouldn't be hard to do for a 
beginning Frontier programmer - the users table is a fairly simple 
structure.  Actually, it's not a bad idea for a plugin!  There are other 
authentication methods too.  I've written an LDAP tool, for example -

>(Then we can switch of join to complement

You can just remove the link from the membership templates.

>I am also interested in scalability/response performance - are there some
>stats somewhere to tell me about this with sample site sizes/number of
>users/number of accesses etc?

This thread shows some numbers if you read down:$9060

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