Tags deleted are still shown



I use DNN 6.01.01 and latest tag cloud. After deleting a whole Ventrian article, the keyword tag still shows after 2 days. You can actually click it and display not found (from Ventrian NA).

I have disabled the cache, restarted DNN, cleared the cache, nothing.

Closed Jun 27, 2015 at 10:08 AM by tha_watcha


zaratustra wrote Dec 12, 2011 at 12:23 PM

I have deleted the instance of tag cloud module and REadded it again. It still shows that keyword.

Could that point to a problem of News Article ?


zaratustra wrote Dec 12, 2011 at 1:51 PM

More tests:

ALL keywords of DELETED articles are shown. No matter what.


tha_watcha wrote Dec 12, 2011 at 3:51 PM

Thats not a Problem of my Module. The Tags in the News Module are not saved for an single article because they can be reused in other articles. Normally there is a Flag for an Tag that shows how often the Tag is used in the News Items. However the Count is not updated when a article is removed or the tag is removed from the article.

intelligent wrote Dec 13, 2011 at 3:48 PM

The issue isn't the tag cloud, it's in the NA tag table where the tags aren't removed when an article is deleted. I think it's because the tags can be reused numerous times, and deleting them would casue a loss of ALL relationships with the tag. I've posted on Ventrian asking for input on this some time ago, but no answer or work-around yet.

zaratustra wrote Dec 13, 2011 at 4:42 PM

I have posted to Ventrian support forum and got back a reply that it could be a bug and will be fixed.

@intelligent you could "push" my request also if you could, by posting to that new thread and asking to be somhow fixed.

intelligent wrote Dec 13, 2011 at 5:54 PM

Funny, I just finished doing just that. Good bump to me. Thanks

tha_watcha wrote Dec 13, 2011 at 6:22 PM

I changed the status of that issue to fixed, because its not a problem of my module