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slack import: is message threading implemented? #10203
Threaded messages imported from slack do not appear as threads/replies.
Steps to reproduce
This export contained ~130k messages and ~60 users, and it was done on a fresh mattermost installation.
Some messages in the slack export were threaded. After importing into mattermost, they should still be visible in a threaded context.
Observed behavior (that appears unintentional)
After importing into mattermost, the messages are visible. However, their thread context is lost. They just look like normal messages and not replies.
Message threading is obviously supported in mattermost. Are threads from slack just not implemented in the importer, or is this a bug? Thanks
Yes I believe that importing threads is not supported yet. Please contribute this in the feature idea forum so it can be discussed, upvoted and considered for a help wanted ticket. If you submit a feature request, please include a link back to this GitHub issue. If you're interested in implementing, please say so and we'll prioritize the review.
thank you. i made a uservoice suggestion for it:
in slack, replies are standalone objects. it works via a