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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-34377

Assignments overview page shows a unset due date as Epoch and counts draft submissions

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.3.1
    • Fix Version/s: 2.3.2
    • Component/s: Assignment
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      As a teacher:

      1. In a blank course create a new instance of the assignment module (mod_assign) in Moodle 2.3
      2. Set a name and description, but make sure that the both the allow submissions from and due date fields are not set.
      3. Save that assignment and return to the course.
      4. Add an instance of the "Activities" block to the course
      5. Click on the "Assignments" link in the activities block
      VERIFY: You should see a list of assignments. The newly created assignment should not have a due date.

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      As a teacher: 1. In a blank course create a new instance of the assignment module (mod_assign) in Moodle 2.3 2. Set a name and description, but make sure that the both the allow submissions from and due date fields are not set. 3. Save that assignment and return to the course. 4. Add an instance of the "Activities" block to the course 5. Click on the "Assignments" link in the activities block VERIFY: You should see a list of assignments. The newly created assignment should not have a due date.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_23_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_23_STABLE
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      Description

      Assignments that do not have a due date assigned show a due date of Wednesday, 31 December 1969, 7:00 pm

      Steps to reproduce:
      As a teacher:

      1. In a blank course create a new instance of the assignment module (mod_assign) in Moodle 2.3
      2. Set a name and description, but make sure that the both the allow submissions from and due date fields are not set.
      3. Save that assignment and return to the course.
      4. Add an instance of the "Activities" block to the course
      5. Click on the "Assignments" link in the activities block

      Expected result:
      You should see a list of assignments. The newly created assignment should not have a due date.

      Actual result:
      The newly created assignment has a due date of Wednesday, 31 December 1969, 7:00 pm

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  10/Sep/12