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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-56811

theme_boost: Announcements forum not automatically created

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Blocker
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 3.2
    • Fix Version/s: 3.2
    • Component/s: Forum, Themes
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Create a new course - setting the "newsitems" setting to a value > 0
      Verify the new course has an "Annoucements" forum.

      Create a new course - setting the "newsitems" setting to a value == 0
      Verify the new course does not have an "Annoucements" forum.

      Edit the second course, change the "newsitems" setting to a value > 0.
      Verify the edited course does have an "Annoucements" forum.

      Create a 2 new courses via upload courses. Set newsitems = 0 in one and newsitems > 0 in the other. Verify the one with newsitems == 0 does not have an announcement forum and the other one does.

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      Create a new course - setting the "newsitems" setting to a value > 0 Verify the new course has an "Annoucements" forum. Create a new course - setting the "newsitems" setting to a value == 0 Verify the new course does not have an "Annoucements" forum. Edit the second course, change the "newsitems" setting to a value > 0. Verify the edited course does have an "Annoucements" forum. Create a 2 new courses via upload courses. Set newsitems = 0 in one and newsitems > 0 in the other. Verify the one with newsitems == 0 does not have an announcement forum and the other one does.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_32_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_32_STABLE
    • Pull from Repository:
    • Pull Master Branch:
      MDL-56811-master

      Description

      As mentioned by Eric Merrill the new Boost theme does not create an announcements forum even when the latest news in the course settings is set to a number higher than zero.

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  5/Dec/16