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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-3632

Allow to make timed (scheduled) posts

    Details

    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.4.5, 1.8.1
    • Fix Version/s: 1.8.4, 1.9
    • Component/s: Forum
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:
      All
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_14_STABLE, MOODLE_18_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_18_STABLE, MOODLE_19_STABLE

      Description

      It might be handy in a number of situations to prepare an announcement ahead of time and have Moodle make it available as scheduled. In other words, when preparing a new item (I think this feature should be restricted to news-type forum only), I should have a radio switch to post it immediately or at/after scheduled time.

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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment -

              Assigning to me temporarily because Vy-Shane no longer works for Moodle HQ.

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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment - Assigning to me temporarily because Vy-Shane no longer works for Moodle HQ.
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment -

              Reassigning to Yu.

              This feature now has a help file displayperiod.html and a capability mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts and just requires an activation GUI.

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - Reassigning to Yu. This feature now has a help file displayperiod.html and a capability mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts and just requires an activation GUI.
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment -

              Adding a fix version of 1.9 and hoping Yu has time

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - Adding a fix version of 1.9 and hoping Yu has time
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment -

              Just discovered a forum_enabletimedposts setting in the Forum settings (via Administration > Modules > Activities). Thanks Yu!

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - Just discovered a forum_enabletimedposts setting in the Forum settings (via Administration > Modules > Activities). Thanks Yu!
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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment -

              I assume this can be resolved then.

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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment - I assume this can be resolved then.
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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - - edited

              Reopening issue due to following bug (in latest 1.8.2+):

              Users with the role of students can set a display period despite the cap mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts not being set.

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              tsala Helen Foster added a comment - - edited Reopening issue due to following bug (in latest 1.8.2+): Users with the role of students can set a display period despite the cap mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts not being set.
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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment -

              This'll get you in at the deep end, Mathieu

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              dougiamas Martin Dougiamas added a comment - This'll get you in at the deep end, Mathieu
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              scyrma Mathieu Petit-Clair added a comment -

              Fix commited. People without mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts are now prevented from seeing hiddentimedposts before the due date.

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              scyrma Mathieu Petit-Clair added a comment - Fix commited. People without mod/forum:viewhiddentimedposts are now prevented from seeing hiddentimedposts before the due date.

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                  • Created:
                    Updated:
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                    Fix Release Date:
                    11/Jan/08