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Bug 21 - Accidentical overwriting of newest version
Accidentical overwriting of newest version
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2004-08-14 04:55 UTC by Timwi
Modified: 2005-05-22 17:18 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Timwi 2004-08-14 04:55:28 UTC
BUG MIGRATED FROM SOURCEFORGE
    http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1008236&group_id=34373&atid=411192
    Originally submitted by Nobody/Anonymous - nobody  2004-08-12 22:28


    (Is there really no Wikipage to discuss this first
before submitting a report?)


In
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Village_pump#The_B-Movie_Bandit
the possibility was raised, that the suspected
vandalism may be in fact a software problem which let
some users not see the newest version. And let them
overwrite it with an edited older version.

Now there was a similiar case in [[Unicode]], but not
with an anon, so you can ask him, what really happened,
see  [[User talk:Bletch]]

[[Pjacobi]]

    ---- Additional comments ----
Comment 1 Wil Mahan 2004-09-17 18:10:51 UTC
On the talk page Bletch said "I am not sure if it Wiki's fault of a simple
oversight on my part". Since the only other evidence for this bug is speculation
about an anonymous vandal, this bug seems too vague to work with. Unless there
is a way to reproduce this bug, it should be closed IMHO.
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2004-09-17 19:00:11 UTC
Could have been accident or temporary caching problem which has since been resolved. Resolving as 
WORKSFORME since there is no further report of similar.
Comment 3 River Tarnell 2005-05-22 17:18:00 UTC
CLOSED not verified, no evidence it's a bug. 

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