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Create a new topic with mentions in title and post sends 2 mention notifications
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Change 269671 had a related patch set uploaded (by Matthias Mullie):
Don't send mention notification for first-post if already mentioned in title

Change 269671 merged by jenkins-bot:
Don't send mention notification for first-post if already mentioned in title

When Mention is in a new topic title and in the new topic post - there is only one Mention notification - verified in betalabs.

  1. An edge case(?):

When a topic is renamed and Mention is added and then Mention is added in edited/new post on the same page - two Mention notifications come. This is logical - two Mention actions are submitted separately.
However, the Mention Notifications look identical (almost) - there is a excerpt from user's reply.

We suppress rename topic action notification and we suppress reply notification, so only Mentions come, e.g.

  1. There is specific notification wording for Mention in the description of PageName, but not for a topic title.

That is correct: all mentions withing a topic (be that title, post or summary) have the same message (see T125427#1996632)

The behavior, as you both note, is according to spec: All mentions within a topic have the same message (only the board description gets a different one). It's a good job of testing the system Elena, but I think you're right that this is an edge case we don't have to be concerned about.

Closing this bug.