I’m updating my Discourse forum from
2.9.0.beta4 and I’ve noticed that when I’m trying to create a topic it doesn’t generate embeds for specific links in the new version (works in the old version)
I’m pasting the same link in both versions
How can I fix this? I did a clean install and I’m testing the new version. Neither installation has plugins, so it is not the case of a missing plugin.
The first one doesn’t seem to have created a onebox either? It should look a little like this:
Welcome to our demonstration sandbox! This is a safe place to play with Discourse that resets every day. Feel free to experiment, but always be civil and respectful – and don’t post anything here you wouldn’t want lost forever! For more...
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I think you would need the site you’re linking to include the relevant oEmbed/OpenGraph tags for it to function properly.
This isn’t a discourse bug.
The site you’ve mentioned does not have the relevant oEmbed Tags so a preview can not be generated unless the said website actually starts supplying the necessary links.
in the meantime, I’ve moved this topic to