There’s a feature where you can create URLs to pre-compose a message to a user or a group, like this:
The user links still work, but the group links no longer work in
Discourse 1.9.0.beta10. They silently redirect to the main URL, but neither a composer not an error message appear.
Original report here:
confirmed on my site. group is set so everyone can message it.
(Even if messaging were not allowed, an error message should appear. This was also working previously.)
We have same issue. When I tried to send private message to a group using URL I got:
Perhaps @gerhard can have a quick look.
Ok, this is fixed:
While testing I noticed that the autocomplete in the composer for new messages doesn’t show groups unless they are mentionable. That’s probably a sideeffect of Split into two settings: "Who can message and @mention this group?" - #5 by nbianca