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How can I learn about MyBB $variables? - Greg Winston - 2014-11-26

I have been trying to learn PHP & MySQL over the past few weeks, and have made a good start. However, when I come over to MyBB and look at the code, I can understand everything except the MyBB variables, therefore I have no idea what is going on in the code.

So my question is this: Is there a quick reference for MyBB $variables that shows us what each $variable defined in the MyBB source code does?


RE: How can I learn about MyBB $variables? - mmadhankumar - 2014-11-26

There is no official guide to list all variables and its use in MyBB... you can try this following method to fetch the variables... thats how i learnt...


(2011-12-09, 06:23 PM)pavemen Wrote: create a new php called test.php, fill it with the below content and put it in your forum root and then access the url


<?php 
define("IN_MYBB", 1);
include "global.php";
echo '<pre>';
print_r($mybb);
echo '</pre>';
?>
this will dump the entire $mybb object with all its settings, variables, etc.
You can do the same for $db, $lang, $config, $theme, etc.


You can however have a look at the various Plugin Hooks

And this external site also would be of some help...