Links in imported blog comments are relative & broken


(Michael Downey) #1

See: Welcome Arpit Jalan to the Discourse team

Reproduce:

  1. Set up a blog with Discourse comments
  2. Create a blog post and accept comments from users on your Discourse site
  3. User does an @-mention of another user in a reply.

Expected:

  • Link to the @-mention in the blog comment rendering links to the user profile on the Discourse site.

Actual:

  • Link is relative to the blog and 404’s.

Wordpress plugin changes URL of @username on Wordpress side
(Jeff Atwood) #2

Anything simple we can do to fix this for 1.3 @techapj?


(Jeff Atwood) #3

Let us try to fix this next week @techapj


(Arpit Jalan) #4

This issue was specific to wp-discourse, fixed via:

https://github.com/discourse/wp-discourse/commit/8b6fe46bdbeaa6f4be490723f1e9d6b5a6f48d41


(Arpit Jalan) #5