Something seems to be amiss with the “New (X)” indicator again.
I know there are topics with a similar problem but my recreation steps don’t require clicking “Top” or opening stuff in new tabs or anything like that.
On the other Discourse Instance (TDWTF) the New counter acts up for me when I click on it.
All Screenshots are taken after loading the page. There has been no editing the picture besides cropping the image to protect my privacy.
Open Discourse with New(X):
Click on New(7) to look at those new topics:
Wonder where the 30 comes from and click back to the main page:
Refresh (F5) to get the 7 back:
I can’t reproduce it on meta.discourse.org but I am unsure on how the bug comes to be in the first place.
The problem seems to be with discourse as I can recreate it (over there) with Opera and Firefox.
I also logged out and back in without any changes.
My apologies if this is already fixed in newer instances.