I've only read page 1 of this topic so if this has already been mentioned forgive me? :)
I think the real strengths of the social networks are you can customize your information experience with the personal newsfeed (Twitter, or your Facebook default page). Only people, pages, news that you've selected appear but you still have the freedom to browse around anywhere if you'd like.
This could be a possibility, CCS_GATEWAY_CALLED http://community.inv...y-init-failing/
These articles might prove useful as well:
Notably Log a User In and Out, I saw this:
IP.Board 3.2 Changes
for this code to work with IP.Board 3.2 you will need to replace all instances of
$_REQUEST['username'] with $_REQUEST['ips_username']
$_REQUEST['password'] with $_REQUEST['ips_password']
The OP might have misunderstood something that many of us are aware of only because we've been here long enough to know the ropes. Maybe there's a better way to clarify the support forums situation to avoid this.