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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 ...
HTTPS SSL Certificate has expired
Hi guys, I've added your CNAME to my DNS. Now when a user goes to https://forum.mywebsite.com they see the discussion forum that's hosted on your server. The problem is, your SSL cert is out of date. Do I need to provide my own certificate? I presume...
$\LaTeX$ demo (works inside this topic only)
Self-hosted installation - docker containers guidance
[Edit by KajMagnus] Now (Mars 2019), I added instructions here about how to integrate Talkyard into one's own Docker-Compose stack, which was what this question was mostly about. [/Edit] Hi, I think I am ready to move from Disqus comments to Talkyard...
question(pricing): Blog Comments free plan
1. Summary I would like to clarify the limits for Blog Comments free plan. 2. Details Documentation: €0 if your blog gets less than 24 comments and 24 000 page views per year. 24 comments — year limit for all blog or for blog page? 24 000 views — yea...
A seperate page for New Thread submission
Having a dedicated page for posting a new thread would help the integration on my website, where I have a sidebar featuring the recently created topic titles, and a "New Thread" submit button, to encourage thread creation. This separate page to direc...
Is it possible to have thumbnails for talkyard? I think that would help users to process information not just through text but also through images and give an idea what the thread may be about. I kinda tried it by just uploading an image in the post ...
Cleaner Code Todo List
Post comments here, about how to improve the Talkyard source code. Then I or someone will look into doing those things. Example: A React.js component makes you confused, by mixing presentation things and application logic. Or there's a Scala class wi...
Real-time notification stops working
Hello! I've deployed a talkyard for my community but after a few seconds the real-time notification stops working and I need to refresh the page. I've check the logs and I have a "client prematurely closed connection while sending to client" right al...
Allow email domains be black/whitelisted? Perhaps to a single domain?
Locking down registration to a single domain would be greatly appreciated; that is, denying registration approval if the email is not email@example.com where the domain somewhere.com is configurable?
Configuring OpenAuth login for your own Talkyard
Here's brief info about how to configure Gmail, Facebook, Twitter and GitHub OpenAuth login, for your self hosted Talkyard server. If you try to follow these instructions — mabye you'd like to contribute with images and screenshots that illustrates t...
How can i add languages?
I wanted to translate from English to Portuguese from Portugal, is it possible? Or do i have to translate and send .ts to the developers?
Turning media URLs into simple HTML previews of the resource
A feature that I would like to see here is that of turning media URLs into simple HTML previews of the resource. Something like the onebox feature of Discourse.org Onebox as a library is even free to use and can be implemented in other systems too ht...
Is a good idea to have a showcase board here, so we can see Talkyard forums in action.
How to setup multiple instances on one server?
I’ll like to setup forums for three different communities but want to do so using just one server. Did not find this in the installation instructions. Will like to know where to start. I’ll do a pull request to the installation instructions when I ge...
Making Talkyard contributor friendly
Talkyard is open source, and it'd be good if it was simpler to contribute, without running into confusion e.g. when building images, or reading the source code. This is a roadmap for making it simpler, to contribute. A simpler build system. Assuming ...
Embedded forum categories
Right now, one can embed Talkyard discussion pages, to use as embedded blog comments, like Disqus comments. (Here's a landing page for such embedded comments: /blog-comments/. ) It'd be nice if one could also embed whole forum categories, and have em...
Using / installing talkyard as the comment system for a wordpress site
Hello, just like discuss, how would we use talkyard as the comment system for our wordpress website? I get that we would need a separate talkyard server, but then how do we integrate the comments to show up / be part of the wordpress comment system?
How do you want to build and upgrade, yourself?
For now, to build your own Talkyard images, you can do as described in: docs/testing-images-in-vagrant.md, however, the build script is nowadays called s/build-and-release.sh (not just s/release.sh). The testing-images-in-vagrant.md doc doesn't, howe...
Email/SMTP config forces to define an user and password, should be optional
We are using google as our relay SMTP server. We have to use that server without user and pass. Talkyard uses fake mail if user or password is not defined: https://github.com/debiki/talkyard/blob/67c11a773f8975410663b41723ece21214076e1c/app/debiki/Ma...
Email Replies (a la Discourse)
Hey gang - currently running Discourse but would love to switch to Talkyard. Does the app currently support email replies directly to the forum? If not, is there any plan to implement this in the future? Thanks, Jerry
upgrade docker-compose file draft
Hi, It was possible to use the new features of docker-compose. Please find a sample docker-compose.yml attached: docker-compose.yml (8.08 kB) Regards, Mustafa
Debiki as an Embedded Comment System?
Would you like to embed Debiki's comment system on a website of yours? You could then create static HTML pages, and nevertheless get a dynamic comment section, without needing any database. It'd be similar to e.g. Disqus. It could work as follows: Ex...
Re-send invitations to the same user
Hi @KajMagnus, I had this case that a user discarded his invitation by mistake and asked me to send a new one. I tried to send a new invitation but Talkyard refuses to send another e-mail. I see the progress wheel flashing for a second and then nothi...
Is it possible to use LDAP Authentication to sign in a user?
My users and I used a chat the other day and now I have 45+ notifications waiting for me. I figured viewing the most recent one from the chat would clear them all but it did not. Am I cursed to a life of 99+ notifications eventually?
Drafts feature randomly resets the input field
I'm guessing it came about around the same time the draft feature was introduced. OS: macOS 10.12.6 Browser: Google Chrome 68.0 I'm seeing different errors: Old drafts from different posts showing up when creating a new thread or a new post instead o...
Fix bug: Old drafts pop up again. And add draft indicators
Here @chrscheuer mentions that: I still sometimes encounter that I have posted something and then when I try to answer to another post/comment then I'll get the draft up for something that was already posted. To better understand when this happens, I...
Implement OpenGraph Metadata per Topic
Hey @KajMagnus! I think I mentioned this before, but I'd like to suggest that each topic has it's own metadata tags with OGraph info included. As it is right now, sharing a link from the Talkyard install shows no metadata: https://files.warmbo.com/s/...
We have "Num first posts to review" set to 1, Num first posts to approve to 0 and Num first posts to allow to 0, but we continue to get notified for each and every post by all our members (even if their trust levels have been manually set to Full mem...
Topic preview weird rendering of markdown link
@KajMagnus - thanks for creating this great software and for being a nice guy, regarding your pricing and vision! Issue Using a markdown anchor within the topic's description works fine on the topic page, but is rendered weird when topic preview is s...
Disable chat icon, especially on mobile
As attached, takes up too mich real estate for a mobile device, blocks other elements
Hello, I have a user who is receiving this notification constantly, it directs to the main page and does not get marked as read. Any ideas?
Change "Users Online" appearance.
Is it possible to have the users online appear at all times in this 'condensed' form of just the user count? It's what most of my users have requested since the "Online in this forum" breaks to multiple lines and messes with our titlebar.
Strange Error with Firefox Extension
This may be very specific, but I use this extension: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ultrawidey/ for YouTube. When this extension is enabled, I get errors in the console and Talkyard won't load anything after the custom header HTML. re...
Content Security Policy error within GatsbyJS
Hello. I've tried to add the section below of my blog post template. but I met this error in chrome developer Tool. Then I can't figure out any appearance of Talkyard. How can I modify Content Security Policy to 'self' from 'none'? It seems all will ...
Do iframes not work? Trying to share a YouTube video in my forum.
Subcategories / Parent Topics
It would be nice to be able to structure categories so that a Talkyard site can be more specifically organized. For my case I would like to be able to make an 'Operating Systems' Category and then contain Subcategories like 'Windows', 'OS X', 'Linux'...
Database connection error and a question
Hello, I want to ask if I need to create the Postgres database "talkyard" and user "talkyard" myself or is automatically created on the host machine ? And the POSTGRES_PASSWORD from ".env" should be the password for global access to Postgres database...
RSS feed for the most recent comments
@someburneraccount wrote: "... planning to put the embeddable rss feed of the most recent comments in our forum to our sidebar, so that users see that and hopefully join the forum ..." — ok so there'll be an RSS (Atom) feed with the most recent comme...