Release Notes

(version 2.4.8)

  • Update your views_counter plugin to the version 1.9.3
  • Update your rate_entities plugin to the version 2.3.4
  • Bug correction: Forum access control for not loggedin users corrected
  • Bug correction: All sessions link introduced in the bread crumbs for all posts and forums

(version 2.4.6)

  • Update your views_counter plugin to the version 1.9.3
  • Bug correction: Old views counter function removed from post full view
  • Bug correction: Users that belongs to the groups able to moderate forum now can edit and delete posts inside that forum
  • Bug correction: Query error when You use the forum plugin in a elgg installation without had create the metastring "important_topic" and "yes" (before create a important topic)
  • Bug correction: Removed important topic title from the forum full view when there is no important topic
  • Bug correction: While listing comments for topics, all comments were being displayed instead of the comments of that topic
  • Now It is possible to edit some topic information while listing them: edit, delete, close, stick and important
  • Pictures will be displayed for represent some topic information: closed, sticky, important, updated and new comment

(version 2.2.2)

  • Bug correction: The views counter system was removed from the forum plugn and now It has to be used through the views_counter plugin
  • Bug correction: The forum plugin now is compatible with the groups discussions system
  • List post by most viewed if the plugin views_counter is enabled and configured in the forum plugin settings
  • List posts by better rate average if the plugin rate_entites is enabled and configured in the forum plugin settings

(version 2.0.0)

  •  The function forum_page_handler was renamed to forums_page_handler because of the plugin elgg groups have one function with the same name in elgg 1.7.6
  • The forum_gatekeeper() function now foward the user the main page instead to use $_SERVER['HTTP_REFERER']
  • Provide a new layout where there will be only one column and the forum will fill It
  • To display information about the comments for topics
  • Bug into link "view_all_forums" that foward the user to "pg/forums/manage" was corrected
  • Important topics status

(version 1.3.2)

  • Critical bug solved. Now the other plugin will not get this error: "Unable to save new object's base entity information!", While save new entities to the database

(version 1.3.1)

  • Another version of forum plugin compatible with elgg 1.5 was released

(version 1.21)

  • Now subforums don't will be displayed in manage subforums listing page
  • Views counter for posts and forums
  • It possible to add a rating system by configuration of the plugins settings (tested on rate_entities plugin 1.45)

(version 1.0.0)

  • Multiple forum and subforums creation
  • Posts creation
  • Comments for posts
  • Posts counter for forums and subforums
  • Comments counter for posts, forums and subforums
  • Views counter for posts
  • 3 Types of access: visualizating access, posting access and moderating access
  • Provides information on river (New posts and forums; Update posts and forums)


I have been developing plugins and extensions for elgg since 2009 February. Currently I am acting in some plugins development, fixing/upgrading some elgg plugins that are not being continued and modifying or extending the Elgg Framework itself.


  • Category: Communication
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 2014-11-17
  • Downloads: 9193
  • Recommendations: 15

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