Customized forum block, which allows teacher to select from which forums are latest posts shown on course page.
This block is an alternative for Recent News block which is tied to News Forum.
Includes all forums used in course
Teacher can select one or more forums to be shown
Can select number of latest posts to be shown(max 25)
This block makes no DB changes!
//23.03.2020 - Changes to some styles.
//20.10.2017 - Moodle 3.0+ compatiblity. Code cleanup.
//02.03.2015 - Version bump and couple minor version.php updates.
//13.05.2014 - If forum tracking is FORCED then unread posts are shown with different background color.
Background color can be set in global block config. Thank you Thomas Bantle!
//12.02.2014 - Moodle 2.6 release(2014021200). Please note this version will not work below 2.6!!!
If you want to use this block below Moodle 2.6 then please download the old version from this branch:
NB! Those who want the version with latest discussions showing only please download this -