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Using (among several other contrib modules)

  • Forum
  • Locale
  • Advanced Forum
  • Internationalization

My forum topic nodes are set to be localized and I've set translations for the Forum Vocabulary and all the terms. The forums work well with Internationalization after I modified some of the views and added a 'Content: Language (= Current user's language)' filter.

However the Topics count in the main forum page is incorrect, it doesn't take into account the language, so we see a higher count than we should.

For example: https://freshwaterwatch.thewaterhub.org/forum

The 'Meet & Greet' forum has five topics but when you enter you only see two topics: https://freshwaterwatch.thewaterhub.org/forums/meet-and-greet

What happens is that if you click on the French language you see one and two more in the Spanish language, that's why the count for the forum is 5 but you should instead see a count of 2 when browsing the site in the default english language.

Does anyone know how to solve this or a workaround?

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Look at advanced_forum_statistics_topics (check your advanced_forum version)

return db_result(db_query('SELECT COUNT(DISTINCT(nid)) FROM {forum}'));

You can use preprocess forum_statistics and instead of advanced_forum_statistics_topics(); use your own function to select only nids which relate to the current language.

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  • Can you give me an example function please? – ipwa May 22 '14 at 5:58
  • what is your advanced forum version? – Petro Popelyshko May 22 '14 at 6:13
  • I'll give you the bounty because its about to end but please remember to give me an example, thanks. – ipwa May 26 '14 at 21:36

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