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[SOLVED!] Clubs Can't Access Club Forums After Restore

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So I have an odd problem. My site has had two clubs (we named them factions) set up with their own forums and all that. Then I got a crazy idea in my head and went all drupal.

Well, after coming back to my senses and restoring the site...

1.) The clubs still exist
2.) The club forums still exist
3.) The club membership groups still exist
4.) Those that were in said clubs are still in them

BUT, no one (except me because I am all powerful mythus) can see the club forums to the clubs they are a member of, and I can't seem to figure out how to fix this. Any ideas?


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They are controlled via hidden permissions/privileges, so it's hard for you to look through (normal ones, but club permissions are not shown in the UI). If somehow those were erased, there's no way in the interface to set them.


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So basically I took this to mean that I'd need to have the factions remade to get them to work.

So I went ahead and Su'ed as one of the people that had a faction (who happens to be my global mod and I have his permission to do so), deleted the faction, then went and created a faction. I also changed the name of the faction forum so that the system would "hopefully" not get confused.

Well, I got a critical error captian.

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But of course, it created the faction anyway. Just not the Faction (Club) Forum.

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Of course, you are already 20 steps ahead here lol. I'll apply the hotfix and update this topic as needed when it shows that it works. :)

Thanks again!

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Yup, solved!

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