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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-22077

Forum: Implement a "Private Reply" option

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Development in progress
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9.8, 2.0.1, 2.6, 2.7
    • Fix Version/s: FRONTEND
    • Component/s: Forum, Messages
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    • Environment:
      All
    • Testing Instructions:
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      2. Behat
      3. Create a forum in course with four users:
        1. Two teachers
        2. Two students
      4. Post a snarky comment as a student
      5. Post a private reply as a teacher
        1. Ensure that both teachers can read the reply
        2. Ensure that only the one student can read the reply
      6. Run the forum cron and check your e-mail
        1. Confirm that only the relevant users can view the reply
      7. View the forum RSS feed as each user
        1. Confirm that only the relevant users can view the reply
      8. Reply to the post as the student
        1. Confirm that the reply is still private
      9. Reply to the post as each of the teachers
        1. Confirm that the reply is still private
        2. Confirm that no option to make the post public is given
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      Unit tests Behat Create a forum in course with four users: Two teachers Two students Post a snarky comment as a student Post a private reply as a teacher Ensure that both teachers can read the reply Ensure that only the one student can read the reply Run the forum cron and check your e-mail Confirm that only the relevant users can view the reply View the forum RSS feed as each user Confirm that only the relevant users can view the reply Reply to the post as the student Confirm that the reply is still private Reply to the post as each of the teachers Confirm that the reply is still private Confirm that no option to make the post public is given
    • Workaround:
      1. Copy the URL of the post permalink.
      2. Click on the user's picture to open their profile.
      3. Click the send message link.
      4. Start the message "About " + Paste.
    • Difficulty:
      Easy
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_19_STABLE, MOODLE_20_STABLE, MOODLE_26_STABLE, MOODLE_27_STABLE
    • Pull Master Branch:
      MDL-22077-master

      Description

      Implement a way that will open the messages tool as a "private reply" to a forum post.

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