Category-Specific Moderators, phase 1 RFC

Sorry for bumping this topic, but I was wondering if this is the right place to follow this feature or if there is another place where this is being advanced/tracked.

Is this still being considered? If so, is it still blocked/not a priority?

Thanks!

I believe we’re waiting on final mock ups and clarification of workflow as per:

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This is being worked on now, but as predicted, it was “months” of high impact, high risk work by @eviltrout and others :wink:

Anyways, the good news is that we’re pretty close at this point :tada:

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Stellar news. Thanks, this will be very useful

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I’ve been playing with this in our new installation of Discourse (we’ll be launching live hopefully soon) and it seems to be working well, and should give me precisely what I need. I think this is an ideal solution, and very elegant (As well as providing expandable opportunities for mod-specific access categories)

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I’ve started looking into this for my discourse, and am struggling a bit to understand what features are provided now for category-specific moderators. Am I right that at the moment it’s simply a category moderators listing on the about page and access to Category Group Review/Moderation? In my testing I have not found any other handy functionality, like whisper access.

Would it be possible for someone in the know to create a #howto topic on category-specific moderation and keep it up to date with the latest functionality provided? I’d be grateful. :seedling:

FYI this link in the OP seems to be broken.

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I know @jomaxro is writing up some review queue documentation soon. Perhaps he can tackle this feature as part of that work.

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Thanks! That would be awesome.

Sure, adding it to my list.

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Is this function possible now? I’ve read about a plugin that gives an ability to have a category moderators, but to do this I need to create a group of users and then make this group moderating the category.

Is there more simple way like one moderator per category without creating a group?