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Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:19 am

I have installed a phpBB extension for forum mentions: you type "@" followed by 2 letters and a list of possible user to mention pop up @Dade.
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by B.Y.O.B. » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:22 am

Does it notify the user that he/she was mentioned?
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:25 am

B.Y.O.B. wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:22 am
Does it notify the user that he/she was mentioned?
I'm trying it ... it seems it doesn't (it is this extension https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... _mentions/).
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:28 am

Can you try by mentioning me ?
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by B.Y.O.B. » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:29 am

Test @Dade
From the description, it should:
after submitting the post it will create a notification to that user.
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:30 am

B.Y.O.B. wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:29 am
Test @Dade
From the description, it should:
after submitting the post it will create a notification to that user.
Yup, it works ... but seems to do a mess when quoting a mention :?:
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:32 am

Test @B.Y.O.B.
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by B.Y.O.B. » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:33 am

Dade wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:30 am
B.Y.O.B. wrote:
Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:29 am
Test @Dade
From the description, it should:
after submitting the post it will create a notification to that user.
Yup, it works ... but seems to do a mess when quoting a mention :?:
Yes, I see it as well.
edit: The notifications seem to work.
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by Dade » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:37 am

It should be this: https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... pic/194686

I guess it is better to disable the extension, the problem is quite annoying.
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Re: Forum mentions

Post by B.Y.O.B. » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:39 am

@Dade did you try this? https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... 61#p648861
Don't know how much work it is though.
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