I understand. However, it's very likely users are the same because almost everyone is connecting via external provider (GitHub mainly)
Unsolved NODEBB Forum A course on deleting topics permanently
Recently, when I try to permanently delete a topic, I get the following message:
And the forum crashes and needs to be restarted.
I use a remote mongo database, and I have the option to run commands on it using Robomongo.
What plugins do you have? Try disabling all plugins.