This is not a database bridge, but actually a migration mechanism, to convert the phpBB database into a WP compatible database schema.
Can also take advantage of BuddyPress' social networking features.
Unpack and upload it to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress.
Here are some key features of "ForumConverter":
· Reproducing the same forum tree structure for bbPress
· Reproducing forum post using the same same user, timestamps, sticky flag
· Allowing converted users to sign on using their existing phpBB password.
· Converting between BBCode or native bbPress HTML markup
· Supporting inline attachment conversion and whole topic/reply attachment conversion.
· Migrating of instant messenger info, global moderator membership, and emails.
· Password protected forums migration using the same phpBB password
· WordPress 3.2.1 or higher
What's New in This Release:
· Correct versioning for all plugins.
· Cosmetic fixes for support for bbPress 2.0.
· Few fixes to bbCode conversion markup.
· Fixes to signature plugin to edit the signature onto the current user profile.