Links in imported blog comments are relative & broken

(Michael Downey) #1

See: Welcome Arpit Jalan to the Discourse team


  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.


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


  • 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:

(Arpit Jalan) #5