This module adds a 'quote' link below nodes and comments. When clicked, the
contents of the node or comment are placed into a new comment form.
For a full description of the module, visit the project page:
To submit bug reports and feature suggestions, or to track changes:
This module requires that the core Comment module is enabled.
Install this module using the official Backdrop CMS instructions at
Visit the configuration page under Administration > Configuration > Content authoring >
Quote (admin/config/content/quote) and enter desired settings for the quote modes, content types, CKeditor support, and CSS selectors.
Go to Structure > Content types, configure a content type to have Open comments, go to any node of the content type and start quoting node and comment texts in your new comments.
Q: Why quoting is not working for nodes?
A: Make sure to indicate the correct CSS selector for the node body field on the module's configuration page (admin/config/content/quote).
Q: Why quoting is not working for comment?
A: Make sure to indicate the correct CSS selector for the comment body field on the module's configuration page (admin/config/content/quote).
Q: I want to implement a custom feature for the module/extend the module's functionality.
A: Please contact AltaGrade for customizations of
this module as well as Backdrop consulting, installation, development, and customizations.
While the module correctly detects the commenters names thanks to the
a.username selector, unfortunately Backdrop does not provide explicit selector for the node authors. They come as part of submitted date string in form of
Wed, 30/11/2022 - 17:18 by Alan Mels instead. So the easiest way of getting node author usernames quoted correctly is to template usernames as standalone link with
- Alan Mels.
- Seeking additional maintainers.
- Ported to Backdrop CMS by Alan Mels.
- Originally written for Drupal by Andrei Ivnitskii.
- Sponsored by AltaGrade
This project is GPL v2 software.
See the LICENSE.txt file in this directory for complete text.