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Bug 13002 - purging page in mediawiki namespace will crash user interface message
purging page in mediawiki namespace will crash user interface message
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Interface (Other open bugs)
1.12.x
All All
: Highest critical with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://test.wikipedia.org/wiki/
: accessibility
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-02-13 05:20 UTC by Anon Sricharoenchai
Modified: 2008-02-13 05:53 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Anon Sricharoenchai 2008-02-13 05:20:01 UTC
How to reproduce,
# Purge some user interface page, http://test.wikipedia.org/wiki/mediawiki:mainpage?action=purge
# The UI of that message will crash, appearing as "<div class='noarticletext'>Main Page</div>", for example.
# The page http://test.wikipedia.org/wiki/ will show "Bad title".
# The link on logo at top-left is "http://test.wikipedia.org/wiki/--error:_link_target_missing--"
# Not limited to "mediawiki:mainpage", according to my experiment, purging other UI, such as "mediawiki:portal" also cause the same thing.
# Sometimes, the crash of this UI is not occur suddenly after the purging of UI page.  Try purge the page you are viewing, for this crash to take effect.
Comment 1 Anon Sricharoenchai 2008-02-13 05:33:52 UTC
I first discover this when purging mediawiki:portal at wikiquote.
Sorry for that, I have also tested purging mediawiki:mainpage on wikiquote.
The first page of en.wikiquote is now gone.  I'm very very sorry for that.
I should test this only on test.wikipedia.org.  I'm so sorry :(
Comment 2 Tim Starling 2008-02-13 05:53:25 UTC
Fixed in r30897.

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