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BuddyPress/bbpress: There was an error when creating the topic

When trying to create a new topic in a BuddyPress installation with integrated bbpress, I keep getting the "There was an error when creating the topic" error message. I've tried the following list of ...
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Any Good WordPress Themes Compatible With The BBPress Plugin? [closed]

Does anyone know of any good wordpress themes that are compatible with the bbpress plugin? I'm looking for something with a good layout, preferably a magazine/news type theme. Thanks :)
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How to write an if statement which reads: 'if is this custom post type or a child of it do the following'?

Basically, I would like to activate a CSS class only if the current page is a certain custom post type (e.g. ?bbp_forum=technology) or if the current page is a child of that custom post type. EDIT: ...
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Error while excluding a post from another loop (using its ID)

I'm trying to get the ID of a post in the first loop (using <?php $postid = get_the_ID(); ?> ) and use it in a variable ($postid) to exclude that very post from a second loop (using ...
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It is possible to encounter horrible bugs if I place a main loop that uses `query_posts` right above the main bbPress loop?

This is the code: <?php get_template_part( 'pagination', 'bbp_replies' ); ?> <?php query_posts('gdsr_sort=thumbs&post_type=bbp_reply&posts_per_page=2'); ...
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Query for bbPress replies to current topic?

I'm using bbPress. I'm in a single page of the custom post type bbp_topic. As you can imagine this custom post type stores another custom post type called bbp_reply. I'm using the following query to ...
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Conditional if statement ($post->ID == get_the_ID) not working

The following code should read: If the current custom post type (bbp_forum), is the one being displayed, assign the class 'current' to its respective <li> tag. But for some reason the class ...
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How to make the following loop break/stop when it reaches 2 posts (custom post types called Topics)?

This is the topic loop of the bbPress plugin. How can I make it stop when it reaches two posts? (Topics custom post types)? <?php /** * Topics Loop * * @package bbPress * @subpackage Theme ...
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Suggestions to prepare a site which is 90% based on a plugin that's still on beta stage?

I want to make a forum site which uses the bbPress plugin for Wordpress (it turns Wordpress into a forum platform). The forums say that the beta plugin shouldn't be used in production. I want to get ...
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How to create a custom nested loop in bbPress (Wordpress + bbPress plugin)

This is how you do it for Wordpress posts: $my_query = new WP_Query( "cat=3" ); if ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { ...
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How to show recents topics below the forum's title (Wordpress + bbPress plugin)?

I'm not very familiar with the bbPress plugin. I would like to list two or three recent topics below the title of the forum (as well as the number of their replies): This is loop-bbp_forums.php: ...
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How to add 'Views' in the forums page of bbPress (plugin)?

I thought 'Views" was a pretty common item in a forum table. Is there a way of enabling this or adding it to Wordpress + the bbpress plugin?
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WordPress and bbPress Login conflicts?

For some reason, if I log into my WordPress dashboard, I get logged out of my bbPress forum. When I log into my bbPress forum, I get logged out of WordPress. I followed all of the instructions ...
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bbPress or WordPress + forum plugin?

I've been using bbPress for a while and I've noticed some bugs in my fresh installs. This makes me wonder if I should consider to just use WordPress with a forum plugin. Any experience building a ...
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Seamless integration between WordPress and BBpress

I have a WordPress site at domain.com and a BBPress install at domain.com/subfolder the wp site has a menu item that goes to the forums, and I'd like the header to be the same between the two, so that ...