Forum posts are a special case though. Posts to a forum will always be reshared by the forum in which case both the owner and author is the forum channel.
reshared by the forum
The reason is interoperability. None of the other fediverse projects supports the owner/author model.
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The challenge that I am having is getting schemes to work. Everything else seems to work so far, but Hubzilla seems to totally ignore the schema directory. What am I missing?
If I remember correctly schemas are not supported in derivative themes.