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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-12979

Get_course_users in Forum/lib.php causes lots of incorrect e-mail subscriptions.

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9
    • Fix Version/s: 1.9
    • Component/s: Forum, Libraries
    • Labels:
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    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE

      Description

      Line 1921 of forum/lib.php the call:
      $results = get_course_users($course->id); // Otherwise get everyone in the course

      returns an invalid list of users, which it uses to send out new forum postings, and unrelated users end up getting forum postings.

      IMO Get_course_users is completely broken... it seems to return way too many results!

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              • Assignee:
                danmarsden Dan Marsden
                Reporter:
                danmarsden Dan Marsden
                Tester:
                Tim Hunt
                Participants:
                Component watchers:
                Andrew Nicols, Mathew May, Michael Hawkins, Shamim Rezaie, Simey Lameze, Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona), Víctor Déniz Falcón
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                • Created:
                  Updated:
                  Resolved:
                  Fix Release Date:
                  3/Mar/08