Discourse updated to 2.9.0beta8

We had several pending security updates waiting to be applied. In addition, the Blender ID login had broken and the Blender Foundation released an update, which required a rebuild. Please report any issues with Blender ID login on this topic.

It includes the following updates:

The most important user facing changes are:

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For users with less powerful devices, or low bandwidth, the initial page load may take a few seconds. Discourse now displays a splash screen, rather than a blank white page, so users know something is happening.



I think this update has corrupted the possibility to unwatch a topic.