Topic: The migration to utf-8 delete text, data loss!
the converstion to utf-8 in the punbb installation/upgrade script delete all the text that comes after an accent (like in áéíóú).
This means that upgrading to punbb 1.3 will mean loss of data. You will end up with text that just stops. Its a problem in the database, I confirmed with pma
Don't know why a forum upgrade has to modify any user data in the database
Don't know why a forum software can not use the official php files, instead of shipping with some copy of php4 files.
Right now I have to rollback and loss hours of work. Punbb migration from 1.2 to 1.3 is not looking any good and sorry about the flame, but I never found any problem with punbb until now, and I start not to like it as I used to ...