Onebox fail on Discourse topic URL

(Chris Beach) #1

I’m trying to onebox a Discourse link from one of my forums to another but it stubbornly refuses:

Seems okay in iframely (preview image and title, no description)

Any thoughts?

(Rafael dos Santos Silva) #2

og:description is missing because your topic has 0 text, just a link.

Compare with sharing the second post that has something:

(Chris Beach) #3

Okay, thanks for the explanation. Feels like it would be good for onebox to at least render the title and image, even if the description is missing from the source url?

Improve the user onebox in Discourse
(Rafael dos Santos Silva) #4

(Chris Beach) #5

Like this?

looks a lot better than this: