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Fixes bug 112
Changes to expand "open" option in forums. Now have a choice between three options: new discussions and new replies, new replies only and no new discussions or new replies. Three new options in lang/forum.php and I changed "allowdiscussions".
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|-<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Allowing new discussions</B></P>|
|+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Allowing new posts</B></P>|
|-<P>For most forums you will want to allow non-teachers to start new|
|- discussion topics (threads).|
|+<P>This option allows you to restrict students from posting|
|+ new content in this forum.|
|+<P>For most forums you will want to leave students unrestricted|
|+ and choose the first option to allow them to start new discussion|
|+ topics (threads), and also to post replies within those threads.|
|<P>Sometimes, however, you will want to disable this ability. For|
|example, this is useful for the News forum when you only want|
|teachers to post new items that appear on the course main page.|
|- Students will still be able to REPLY to existing posts though.|
|+ In this case you might choose the third option "No discussions, no replies".|
|+<P>Sometimes you might want to only allow teachers to start new|
|+ discussions, but still allow students to reply within those|
|+ threads (for example within the news forum on the site home page).|
|+ In this case you would choose the second option, "No discussions, but|
|+ replies are allowed".|