Uploaded image for project: 'Community Forums Development'
  1. Community Forums Development
  2. FORUMS-1120

Multiple Forum macros pointing to the same Root Forum Page can lead to issues displaying topics

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Done (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Low
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 2.27.5
    • Labels:
      None
    • Sprint:
      Q1-4, Q1-5, Q1-6
    • Story Points:
      5
    • Critical Points:
      0

      Description

      Steps to Reproduce

      • Create a Forum with at least one topic¬†
      • Create a second Forum with the Forum Root Page parameter set to the Forum you created previously¬†
      • Observe that Forum 2 displays the topics from Forum 1
      • Observe that Forum 1 displays all topics
      • Edit the page containing Forum 2, remove the Forum macro and update the page
      Expected Outcome

      Forum 1 will continue to display all topics

      Actual Outcome

      All child pages of Forum will no longer be marked as a topic meaning the Forum macro will have no topics to display

      Intermittent?

      False

      Affected Versions

      Plugin Confluence
      2.27.4 7.8

      Workaround

      • Create a second Forum with the Forum Root Page parameter set to the Forum you created previously¬†
      • Observe that Forum 2 displays the topics from Forum 1
      • Observe that Forum 1 now displays all topics as expected
      • Edit Forum 2 and clear the Forum Root Page parameter
      • Update the page
      • Observe that Forum 1 still displays all topics

        Attachments

          Structure

            Activity

              People

              Assignee:
              afaisal Ahmad Faisal
              Reporter:
              lwonnacott Lee Wonnacott
              Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              5 Start watching this issue

                Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved:

                  Structure Helper Panel