Impostor 0.0.1 Released

impostor version 0.0.1 has been released!

Makes automatic posts to the following forum applications:

  • Web Wiz Forums (WWF) 7.9
  • Web Wiz Forums (WWF) 8.0
  • PHP Bullitin Board (phpBB) 2.0 (2.0.22)


config yaml has options specefic to wwf79, wwf80, phpbb2, etc.

read the impostor docs for options to the kind of forum in use

config can be keyed by symbols or strings

config = YAML::load_file(‘conf/impostor.yml’)
post =
message = %q{hello world is to application
programmers as tea pots are to graphics programmers}

your application stores forum and topic ids,topic=10,message)

make a new topic

subject = “about programmers…”


0.0.1 / 2008-02-02