Styx - Database

Database structure

serendipity_authors

Holds the users/authors. Columns are:

  • authorid: Primary ID
  • realname: The full author name
  • username: The loginname
  • password: Hashed password
  • email: E-Mail
  • userlevel: User level (0,1,255) of the user
  • right_publish: Whether author is allowed to publish
  • hashtype: Used password hash (0: old md5, 1: sha1)
  • mail_comments: Configuration option “receive mail notifications for comments”
  • mail_trackbacks: Configuration option “receive mail notifications for trackbacks”

serendipity_groups

Holds the user groups

  • id: Primary ID
  • Name: Name of the group

serendipity_groupconfig

Holds ACL configuration data of usergroups

  • id: Foreign key of serendipity_groups.id
  • property: Property name
  • value: Property value

serendipity_authorgroups

Holds n:m associations for users to groups

  • groupid: Foreign key of serendipity_groups.id
  • authorid: Foreign key of serendipity_authors.authorid

serendipity_access

Holds access control lists for any kind of stored data (entries, categories, entries) to indicate which author is allowed to access what. Access is granted on a usergroup level.

  • groupid: Foreign key of serendipity_groups
  • artifact_id: Foreign key of the item that gets controlled
  • artifact_type: Type of the item (entry, category, …)
  • artifact_mode: Read or write
  • artifact_index: Possible additional data for an item

serendipity_comments

Holds the comments to entries

  • id: Primary ID
  • entry_id: Foreign key of serendipity_entries.id
  • parent_id: For threaded comments holds the foreign key of serendipity_comments.id
  • timestamp: Time of the comment
  • title: Title of a comment (trackbacks)
  • author: Author of a comment
  • email: E-Mail of the comment’s author
  • url: URL of the comment
  • ip: IP of the comment’s author
  • body: The comment body
  • type: Comment type (trackback, comment, pingback)
  • subscribed: Whether the comment’s author wants subscription notifications of more comments
  • status: Whether the comment is approved/pending
  • referer: URL of the referrer

serendipity_entries

Holds the blog entries

  • id: Primary ID
  • title: Entry title
  • timestamp: Entry timestamp
  • body: Entry body
  • comments: Number of comments for this entry
  • trackbacks: Number of trackbacks for this entry
  • extended: Extended entry body
  • exflag: Boolean to indicate if entry has extended body
  • author: Name of the entry’s author
  • authorid: Foreign key to serendipity_authors.id
  • isdraft: Boolean to indicate if entry is a draft
  • allow_comments: Boolean to indicate if comments are allowed
  • last_modified: Timestamp of last modification
  • moderate_comments: Boolean to indicate if comments are moderated

serendipity_references

Holds parsed references within a blog entry

  • id: Primary ID
  • entry_id: Foreign key to serendipity_entries.id
  • link: The link that is references
  • name: Link title
  • type: Link type

serendipity_exits

Holds external URLs that are captured through exit tracking

  • entry_id: Foreign key to serendipity_entries.id where the URL was linked from
  • day: Timestamp of when a link was clicked
  • count: Number of clicks
  • scheme: URL scheme
  • host: URL host
  • port: URL port
  • path: URL path
  • query: URL query part

serendipity_referrers

Holds external URLs that reference to blog entries

  • entry_id: Foreign key to serendipity_entries.id where the URL was linked to
  • day: Timestamp of when a link was incoming
  • count: Number of clicks
  • scheme: URL scheme
  • host: URL host
  • port: URL port
  • path: URL path
  • query: URL query part

serendipity_config

Holds the central serendipity configuration options

  • name: Name of the config option
  • value: Value of the config option
  • authorid: 0 if global, or reference to the authorid that the configuration option is valid for

serendipity_options

Holds template options.

  • name: Name of the config option
  • value: Value of the config option
  • okey: Key/ID of the template the config option belongs to

serendipity_suppress

Holds URLs that are blocked from exit-tracking

  • ip: Incoming IP
  • scheme: URL scheme
  • host: URL host
  • port: URL port
  • path: URL path
  • query: URL query part
  • last: Last access

serendipity_plugins

Holds the list of enabled plugins

  • name: Name of the plugin
  • placement: Type of plugin (event, sidebar, hidden, …)
  • sort_order: Sort order ID of the plugin
  • authorid: Owner of the plugin
  • path: Path to plugin directory

serendipity_category

Holds the categories of a blog.

  • categoryid: Primary ID
  • category_name: Category name
  • category_icon: A category icon
  • category_description: Description of Category
  • authorid: Owner of category
  • category_left: Nested Set ID of next category for hierarchy
  • category_right: Nested Set ID of previous category for hierarchy
  • parentid: Parent category for hierarchy
  • sort_order: Sort order of a category within parent hierarchy
  • hide_sub: Boolean whether subcategories are hidden

serendipity_images

Holds media items of the database

  • id: Primary ID
  • name: Name of media file
  • extension: Extension of media file
  • mime: Mime-Type of media file
  • size: Filesize
  • dimensions_width: Image dimensions (width)
  • dimensions_height: Image dimensions (height)
  • date: Upload date
  • thumbnail_name: Thumbnail extension name
  • authorid: Owner of media file
  • path: Storage directory of media file
  • hotlink: Whether media file is hotlinked (comes from foreign server)
  • realname: Full media file

serendipity_entrycat

Holds n:m associations of entries to categories

  • entryid: Foreign key to serendipity_entries.id
  • categoryid: Foreign key to serendipity_category.categoryid

serendipity_entryproperties

Holds additional entry properties

  • entryid: Foreign key to serendipity_entries.id
  • property: Property name
  • value: Property value

serendipity_mediaproperties

Holds additional properties of media files

  • mediaid: Foreign key to serendipity_images.id
  • property: Property name
  • property_group: Property main group
  • property_subgroup: Property sub group
  • value: Property value

Holds the created permalinks for articles, authors and categories for lookup purposes.

  • permalink: The URL
  • entry_id: The ID of an item
  • type: The type of an item (entry, author, category, …)
  • data: Additional data

serendipity_plugincategories

Holds categorization information for available plugins

  • class_name: Plugin class name
  • category: Name of category the plugin belongs to

serendipity_pluginlist

Holds information about all available plugins

  • plugin_file: Plugin filename
  • class_name: Plugin class name with identifier
  • plugin_class: Normal plugin class name
  • pluginPath: Directory for plugin file
  • name: Name of plugin
  • description: Description of plugin
  • version: Version of plugin
  • upgrade_version: Repository version of plugin
  • plugintype: Type of plugin (event/sidebar)
  • pluginlocation: Storage location of plugin
  • stackable: Whether plugin is installable multiple times
  • author: Author of plugin
  • requirements: Installation requirements
  • website: Author of plugin
  • last_modified: Time of last plugin update