"Sorry, an error has occurred" after changing category colors


(Sergie Magdalin) #1

I’m trying to change the label color for my categories, but this error shows up:

I can only seem to change the color of our Support category, but trying to change the color of every other category gives me this error.

Our forums are at forums.webflow.com - we just upgraded to the latest version, so maybe something went wrong?


(Jeff Atwood) #2

What version of Discourse?


(Sergie Magdalin) #3

Coming from version 0.9.5


(Jeff Atwood) #4

Yep, this is a bug in older versions – update to latest!


(Sergie Magdalin) #5

That was our version before we upgraded. Our current version is 0.9.8.9, which is the latest.


(Jeff Atwood) #6

Any permissions on the category? I can’t repro this on try.discourse.org, I am able to change category colors there OK


(Sergie Magdalin) #7

Permissions should be good. I also have admin permissions.

Here’s what I get in the console when i press “Save Category” to save the color:


(Kane York) #8

We had this bug nine days ago, and it was fixed:



(Jeff Atwood) #9

0.9.8.10 is the latest


(Sergie Magdalin) #10

Gotcha. Thanks for the help! Case closed.

PS: How does the search work in Discourse? I search every time before posting, but cannot find similar topics even though i try to use relevant keywords.


(Jeff Atwood) #11

People have the amazing ability to use a lot of completely different words to describe the same thing…


(Jeff Atwood) #12