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Bug 2243 - User becomes the author of a edition when edits an article
User becomes the author of a edition when edits an article
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 1243
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2005-05-25 03:10 UTC by Sérgio
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
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Description Sérgio 2005-05-25 03:10:27 UTC
Sometimes, if a user edits an article that just had been edited by a anonymous,
he becomes the author of the edit by the anonymous person (ip address).

In the case of the article Emilinha Borba @ WP:PT, a ip address ( the
article (at 02:10 UTC), and then when a user (at 22:11), s/he become the creator
of the article, and the edit to appear at the history of the article.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-05-25 07:49:39 UTC
This is a multiple page creation bug, probably due to database lag at the time.

In the next major revision the indexes are updated so this cannot happen; this will be updated within 
a few weeks when we upgrade.

I've fixed the particular page mentioned manually in the database.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 1243 ***

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