How to login as SuperAdmin
If you have installed Talkyard on-premise, you can log in as superadmin, which is good to be able to do, because a few settings are editable by superadmins only. To log in as superadmin: Edit /opt/talkyard/conf/play-framework.conf; add these config v...
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How to add Syntax Highlighting
(Some time in the future, this'll be a built-in feature so you can just tick a checkbox (assuming you're admin).) To add syntax highlighting of source code, you can use Prism.js: Go to Prism.js' website and configure what languages you'd like to add ...
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Filter posts by type
I would like to be able to filter posts by type: problem/question/discussion/idea. This way we would not need a separate category for each of those. Often users post in the wrong category anyway, and I think it is confusing to select the same thing t...
connect-posts for duplicates and and multi-language content
It would be really nice if users could “link” one post to another, which would add a link to the “main” post on the duplicate, and would add a link to all duplicates on the main post. It would then also sum all the votes/likes from all child-posts on...
Sorting by Votes issue and clicking on headers to sort
...the topics get sorted by popular-first It does not seem like the posts are being sorted by most votes. Posts with 2 votes staying under posts with 1 vote: Also: I think it would feel very intuitive if the user could sort the posts by clicking on t...
Rate limiting on search endpoint
Hi @KajMagnus, We have integrated search in our app that searches the forum, but some users are hitting rate limits. What's the rate limits right now? Perhaps we need to alter our code to ensure this doesn't happen, or maybe the limits are too tight....
Making backups of large forums crashes Talkyard
When running /-/export-site-json on our forum, after several minutes of waiting, we receive this: 502 Bad Gateway [TyE502BGW]
Talkyard's Nginx server cannot connect to Talkyard's application server.
Is the application server not running, or is there...
Permanently delete items
I noticed that in my own instance content deleted is hidden but not actually deleted off the server. This would raise issues if a user where to post illegal material as the website owner would still be liable if an investigator found it in the databa...
The chat doesn't automatically fetch new messages
Hello there, I got my Talkyard installation running (more or less) and tested the chat together with a friend but unfortunately new messages only arrive after reloading the page. I checked the network log in Firefox and it doesn't show any attempts t...
Keyboard shortcut: Cmd+Enter to post?
It would be awesome if I could tab Cmd+Enter (on my Mac) to "commit" the editor, that is, to create the post or to send off the reply I'm currently editing. This shortcut is used in most of our other web-based apps, so it would be great to get to TY....
Installing Talkyard without Docker
Hello there, I'm looking for a open-source replacement for my outdated XenForo install and Talkyard seems to fit best. Unfortunately,all tries to get it running without Docker have failed so far. I know that this is not officially supported and that ...
Talkyard API ideas
Here's an incomplete list of API features Talkyard could support: Find the 5 most popular questions on topic X, so those questions can be embedded within a page relating to that topic (mentioned here: https://www.talkyard.io/-378#post-3 )
Install error at step 9
Hello, First installation, and getting following error at step 9) I follow the instruction here, https://github.com/debiki/talkyard-prod-one Any idea how to fix it? Thanks a lot. root@talkyard:/opt/talkyard# ./scripts/upgrade-if-needed.sh 2>&1 | tee...
Talkyard possible on blog with posts in multiple languages?
Hi there, I'd like to ask if I can use talkyard on a blog with multiple languages. The interface for site visitors would have to be in Spanish on a Spanish blog post, in French on a French one, etc. Is something like this possible? Thanks in advance ...
Inline CommonMark formatting help
It would be super helpful for new users to have a shortcut to all the possible formatting options the forum supports. It could be added in the area next to the other editor options: I think it doesn't say anywhere that the forum is using Markdown. I ...
Changing the colors
How to edit CSS to change the colors, to match your main website / your top header / your blog. Later, there'll be a user interface for this, so you won't need to edit any CSS code. Also, currently, the arrow background is white so if you change the ...
Update config or composer
Hello, What is the good way to update Talkyard after making change to play-framework.conf or docker-compose.yml file ? Maybe restart all services? Thank you.
How to Show Blog Post Comment Counts
Here's how to show [the number of comments on each blog post], from your blog post index page: First: Enable Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) You need to configure Talkyard to allow "How many comments?" API requests from browsers visiting the blo...
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Talkyard+Ghost Selfhosted Error on Theme Reload
Hi, I have self hosted instances of Ghost and Talkyard on separate servers. Followed the instructions provided here 3. Noticed couple of issues: Documentation says comment code snippet to be included in: section class=“post-full-comments” But post.hb...
Is it possible to use LDAP Authentication to sign in a user?
Is there anonymous messages support for the "full" talkyard?
Hey, as title says. I have seen this: https://www.talkyard.io/-68/is-there-a-level-between-account-required-and-totally-anonymous but it seems like it is talking about the comments part of Talkyard. I am looking at hosting Talkyard for a company inte...
Create new forum via API
Hi Kaj, Do you still have plans to extend the API to be able to create new forums programmatically. It's a feature I really need to allow easy extension of my training platform. Thanks for checking. BR, Franz
Headers don't have IDs?
Hi It doesn't look like the markdown headers like the below have default IDs assigned to them, meaning I cannot create a contents within a page or link to specific sections of a page. It also doesn't look as if the markdown used in talkyard supports ...
How to make Talkyard ignore URL parameters?
Some of my visitors reach my posts through channels that add referer parameters to their links (f.e. '?ref=webdesignernews.com). Talkyard considers each set of parameters a different page, spreading the discussion out on several places (f.e. https://...
500 error with embedded SSO login
Was able to get it working locally with the paseto token. Deployed it to staging and it hits upsert-user-and-login, and I can see a valid token in the request body but I get a 500 error. Is this something I'm doing wrong? 500 Internal Server Error
Where are the data?
We're trying to make a choice between On-Premise / Hosted versions. If we use Talkyard on your servers, where are the data stored? Per GDPR reasons, it would be much better to have them in the EU...
Security release: Talkyard v0.2021.39
It's good to upgrade to Talkyard v0.2021.39, if you're self hosted and have disabled automatic upgrades. If you have auto upgrades enabled, your Talkyard site (if any), should have upgraded itself automatically last night. — Sites hosted by us have a...