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Bug 13912 - Renameuser log entry oddity
Renameuser log entry oddity
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 13567
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
Renameuser (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal major (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2008-05-01 11:26 UTC by AP
Modified: 2008-05-02 17:19 UTC (History)
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Description AP 2008-05-01 11:26:42 UTC
I installed MediaWiki from SVN on my localhost, and it worked great. Added the Renameuser extension from SVN, and that worked great as well.

However, the default MediaWiki message for renameuser does not link to the new username (i.e. create a red-linked or blue-linked page) when it logs the action, as seen here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ALog&type=renameuser&user=&page=&year=&month=-1
http://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ALog&type=renameuser&user=&page=&year=&month=-1

The format appears like this:

* 19:37, 29 April 2008 WikiSysop (Talk | contribs) has renamed [[User:Testuser1]] to "User:Testuser1 (test)" ‎(1 edit. Reason: User request)

when it should be in the format of

* 19:37, 29 April 2008 WikiSysop (Talk | contribs) has renamed [[User:Testuser1]] to "[[User:Testuser1 (test)]]" ‎(1 edit. Reason: User request)

What files in the actual SpecialRenameuser.php or associated files would have to be edited to ensure that the actual wikilink works - as it currently doesn't seem to do so at the moment.

Thanks, AP
Comment 1 Raimond Spekking 2008-05-02 17:19:04 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 13567 ***

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