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Bug 11147 - Special page to show earliest contributions for each user
Special page to show earliest contributions for each user
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Blocks:
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Reported: 2007-09-01 19:05 UTC by Ryan Schmidt
Modified: 2012-11-12 02:11 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Ryan Schmidt 2007-09-01 19:05:57 UTC
Would it be possible to add a log that gives a list of contributors' first edits. If so, could the entry be styled like date/time, user name, user links, page, edit summary? Example of two such entries:

* 12:34, 1 January 2007 [[User:Some user|Some user]] ([[User talk:Some user|Talk]] | [[Special:Contributions/Some user|contribs]]) edited "[[Some page]]" (summary)
* 01:23, 31 December 2006 [[User:Another user|Another user]] ([[User talk:Another user|Talk]] | [[Special:Contributions/Another user|contribs]]) edited "[[Another page]]" (summary)

Of course, the date/time would be styled differently based off preferences, and the user links based off user rights, but that's a general idea of the entry. If this isn't too hard/impossible, would you be able to do it? Thank you.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2007-09-01 20:32:05 UTC
A better option would be a report which extracts this information for all users; logs are not retroactive.
Comment 2 Roan Kattouw 2007-09-02 19:29:21 UTC
The same information can be acquired through:
api.php?action=query&list=usercontribs&ucdir=newer&ucuser=Someuser&uclimit=1
Comment 3 Matt 2007-09-02 19:31:04 UTC
I think he means such as Special:Contributions/newbies, but only with users first edits.
Comment 4 Nemo 2012-11-03 10:07:28 UTC
(In reply to comment #3)
> I think he means such as Special:Contributions/newbies, but only with users
> first edits.

Most newbies make only one or two edits, so the difference would be negligible and the use-case is unclear. Suggesting WONTFIX.
Comment 5 Ryan Schmidt 2012-11-12 02:11:08 UTC
I don't even remember why I requested this, so I second the WONTFIX and will just go ahead and be bold by marking it as such.

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