For test how it work simply install it and try to make a new comment in blog (or bbpress plugin if you have installed) with email (or ip address – maybe you can try with some proxy server) present in “stopforumspam” database.
Important: It use (and require) file_get_contents() to work.
- Salvatore Noschese (DarkWolf): http://www.darkwolf.it/
wp-stop-forum-spamdirectory to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
How it work this plugin?
It check email and/or ipaddress guest comments in “Stop Forum Spam” database via file_get_contents() and, if found, terminate with wp_die and error log json!
Cause an error with file_get_contents i can’t install… How i can fix?
You need to configure your web server (“php.ini”) and enable file_get_contents support (ask support to your web host if you can’t see/edit your “php.ini”).
Is there an API usage limit with Stop Forum Spam?
Yes > API queries from “Stop Forum Spam” server are currently limited to 20.000 (comments guest) per day. For this reason this plugin is not intended for subdomain/shared community!
How i can test if it work?
Go in “stopforumspam”, copy one email present in database (see in homepage) and try – from guest! – to make a new comment.
Contributors & Developers
“WP Stop Forum Spam” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- Fix fatal error if not bbpress!
- First release