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Dark mode fix?

Hey, it's me again. So I setup TalkYard on my Website and it works really well. I added the dark style-css you posted here: Changing the colors How to edit CSS to change the colors, to match your main website / your top header / your blog. Later, the...

IssuesB62020-10-22 11:04:27.582Z

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SupportKDRG4012020-10-20 23:31:52.852Z
Notification settings for threads

Hi @KajMagnus Apologies, I can't seem to find the thread we were discussing this in. The default notification setting for threads in which only direct replies will give a notification is causing me to miss an increasing amount of important replies fr...

IssuesCC22020-10-20 09:15:08.810Z
How to grant "Staff" permission so users can make Info pages

I've granted the user Kitch (in the SoundFlow forum) moderator role, because that feels like how I would make him a Staff member. But when he clicks the "More" button to try to make an info page, it just disappears, the ability to make an Info page d...

IssuesCC62020-10-11 16:05:22.447Z
Export to native WordPress comments

Hello, Is there a way to export the comments to the native WordPress comments?

SupportHH42020-10-09 06:38:31.493Z
Trying to rename category gives error.

Tried to rename a sub category (Counter Offset) and got this: Something went wrong: [DwE500REX] java.lang.RuntimeException: Cannot save 2 permissions, would result in 308 permissions in total, but 200 is max [TyEMNYPERMS] at com.debiki.core.Prelude...

IssuesCC62020-10-07 18:11:55.435Z
Where to add custom CSS

Hello, first of all, I want to say thank you. I have searched all day for a comment system that can be integrated with Gatsby, that is not as bloated as something like Disqus, looks decent, has nested comment functionality, and does not start at 10€+...

SupportBB42020-10-02 14:09:55.082Z
Email notifications / threads

I used to just have a single thread in my Gmail with the new stuff that had happened in Talkyard. Now I have 5. This is definitely not an improvement, it creates much more noise that isn't useful. Can it maybe be an option so that we can select/elect...

IssuesCC32020-09-27 16:51:13.763Z
Add categories and default chat channel in sidebar

Coming from Slack, the left-hand sidebar seems very under-used and makes Talkyard hard to navigate in comparison. I think two changes would really help: List categories in sidebar. This would make it easy to see what categories there are and also mak...

IdeasH12020-09-26 08:49:01.835Z
Posts that are either liked, marked as solution, or replied to by a Core Member should automatically skip review

Right now, if an admin / core member interacts with a post by a new user, we have to both interact with them and review the content. I would think it makes sense to automatically skip the review task once an interaction has been recorded. Would cut o...

IdeasC52020-09-26 08:41:14.677Z
Explain icons...
Possible to have rules around closed/solved threads?

As our community is growing, I've had to disable getting notifications on all posts to existing threads. There's a problem though with the way notifications work on structured threads, in that I'll only receive a notification if the user tags me or r...

IdeasCC42020-09-25 21:00:29.191Z
Consider making likes more visible

When I like something myself, it's very visible thanks to the red heart. But if somebody else likes my post, 99% of the time I don't realize it, since I don't get notified about it and it visually is pretty dimmed. Perhaps once the notification syste...

IdeasCC42020-09-25 20:57:54.626Z
Request Entity is Too Large

We still have quite a few users who can't share screenshots on our forum. It makes a lot of bug hunting incredibly difficult. I guess it's because they have retina screens or something like that, which makes the images big. Would it be possible to: H...

IssuesCC32020-09-25 20:57:33.301Z
What's missing in Talkyard

Here are things relatively many ask about, and that have not yet been implemented: Custom groups — now available, June 2019. You can add people to a group, and configure security permision and notification settings for everyone in the group at once. ...

SupportDFS332020-09-22 14:53:29.534Z
Bug in Dropbox video embedding

See the post here: The user has posted a Dropbox link, which gets turned into a video element that is unplayable. In that case, having just the raw link would make it easier to see the video.

IssuesCNC82020-09-15 10:17:23.536Z
Feature consideration: Backlinks

We often have people link to other topics on the forum. It would be helpful that those links would appear on the page of the topic being linked to as well - like, automatic backlinks, ie. "This topic was referenced in XYZ"

IdeasCC92020-09-09 17:09:15.294Z
Drafts are lost when clicking Resume editing

I finally had a draft I actually wanted to edit... But then I clicked Resume editing and it was lost. It was in this thread:

IssuesC02020-09-09 17:05:47.658Z
Talkyard Roadmap 2020

Here's what's next for Talkyard, in no specific order (except for "Sooner" and "Later"). Feedback is welcome; you can add comments below. Old roadmap, from 2018: Sooner: Re-implement tags. Impr...

DevelopmentJOSE132020-09-06 15:57:24.876Z
Are other languages than English supported?

Original title: А есть ли поддержка другого языка? проверка поддержки нескольких языков (не обращайте внимание ) — That means sth like: "check for multi-language support (ignore)" Edited by KajMagnus: I renamed the title to English, and added the abo...

SupportV32020-09-06 09:24:53.091Z
Centos compatibility

Excuse my ignorance, but I am new to Linux and am wanting to install talkyard in an old machine I found to play around with the setup. Is it compatible with centos 5? I can probably upgrade to 6 as a side project, but want to make sure what I’m getti...

SupportD12020-09-04 06:31:16.805Z
In Hugo demo, comment count increases even when cancel a post

Hi, I'm playing with Talkyard using the Hugo instructions at I'm using localhost to view my blog posts. When I click Reply to a post, the displayed count of comments is incremented; if I canc...

IssuesG12020-09-02 05:59:59.423Z
How to fix sameSite cookie issue

On my gatsby static site, the comments iframe appears in my local environment but when deployed I get the error: "Refused to frame '' because an ancestor violates the following Content Security Policy direct...

SupportM12020-09-01 02:33:38.374Z
Pointing Talkyard to a GitLab oauth 2 authentication provider

Hi, I've been trying to set up an on-prem, airgapped Talkyard instance, and wanted to leverage the oauth2 provider feature on our on-prem GitLab instance. I tried to read through this documentation as a reference:

SupportBB82020-08-24 17:32:21.044Z
Center the Talkyard Commentbox

Hello, is it possible to center the Commentbox on Ghost CMS. on Mobileview it looks good, but on Desktop is it on the left Site at the Page.

SupportHH22020-08-22 11:16:35.057Z
Bulk import from Disqus

I'm migrating over from Disqus to Talkyard, and I have a lot of old comments in Disqus. Fortunately Disqus allow you to export comments, so I'm wondering what the best way to import them into Talkyard would be. Just to be clear on what I'm asking, I ...

IdeasDHM2472020-08-17 04:40:11.400Z
Air gapped Talkyard

It'd be nice if Talkyard could just work, in an air gapped network. Maybe problems: Talkyard currently might want to download a font from Talkyard also does a request to Did I add the config value to prevent...

Ideas02020-08-15 04:23:58.541Z
403 Forbidden Attempting to use a *one*-time login secret 2 times

Good day, a problem occur while using "v0/login-with-secret?oneTimeSecret=" now. working just fine yesterday. this is the error message "403 Forbidden Attempting to use a one-time login secret 2 times"

IssuesD22020-08-13 15:20:50.859Z
Feature request: Statistics

It would be nice to have a central place (I imagine the Admin dashboard) where we could see some simple site-wide statistics, like total number of threads, total number of posts (per month maybe, as a graph, eventually). Here and now just the total n...

SupportC12020-08-12 19:47:53.752Z
Deleted posts can appear in search

How often does the search engine update? I'm asking since we had a user whose posts I had to delete, and subsequently, I also deleted my own posts that answered his. Some of these posts, while deleted, still appear in searches. Is this just because t...

SupportC12020-08-12 19:29:37.278Z
Feature request: Disable all email notifications temporarily / scheduled

I often end up receiving 50-100 emails from Talkyard every day (or at least it feels that way). This is great because I get an email notification on my phone as soon as a user has sent a reply somewhere that I need to check. However, due to the sheer...

IdeasCC152020-08-10 14:30:26.343Z
Bug in Permissions?

I'm not quite sure if it's a bug or a if I'm misunderstanding something: There's a permission for "Edit other people's topics" and one for "Edit wiki posts". In my opinion it makes sense that if someone has the "Edit wiki posts" he can edit ALL wikif...

IssuesP62020-08-09 18:33:07.294Z
Core members shouldn't be reviewed

We have some core members of the team who will routinely go back and edit older posts. This right now causes them to appear as something an admin then needs to review. This is just busy-work. A core member should be trusted enough so that even edits ...

IssuesCC52020-08-02 20:06:52.077Z
Is it possible to put multiple threads on the same page?

I'm interested in whether it is possible to put multiple threads onto the same page simultaneously. The use case I am exploring for Talkyard involves attempting to achieve something not quite as sophisticated as commenting in a Google doc, but is alo...

SupportT12020-08-02 19:47:05.274Z
Support SAML login via Keycloak

It seems that via Keycloak, you can "add" SAML to Talkyard: (Talkyard probably will not support SAML natively the nearest many years, today is July 2020.) In Talkyard, configure OIDC login with Keycloak as the OIDC identity provider: https://www.keyc...

Ideas02020-07-29 09:13:13.457Z
Adding Tags to Talkyard

Time to add tags to Talkyard? TL;DR: (Too Long page, Didn't want to Read it) In a month? there'll be plain boring ordinary tags in Talkyard. And tag hierarchies, I hope. /TL;DR. Here's how tags could look. With colors (optionally), spaces allowed (op...

Ideas02020-07-21 06:14:56.920Z
Change Owner/Moderator

Is it possible to change the owner/moderator of an account which is serving comments for a blog? We realized that it would be better to have the moderation be done by another individual. Thanks!

SupportD2D222020-07-17 11:02:02.739Z
Questions about this software

Hello. I found this app and it looks it could meet my needs. I have a news community, and I discovered, which is software inspired in the old reddit, however, thought promissing it is still lacking in many aspects. My other choice was di...

SupportBC92020-07-16 01:44:11.068Z
French people can get weird usernames

See here for an example:

IssuesCC42020-07-11 11:45:44.444Z
Formatting code in upsert API changes ">" to HTML escaped version thereof ">"

See the script here:

SupportCC22020-07-11 11:43:43.776Z
Email login handling has problem with "." in it

Say I signed up with "", it seems that I can't log in with "", despite they are essentially the same.

SupportI12020-07-09 08:19:51.171Z