Last modified: 2005-07-07 05:10:00 UTC

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Bug 2416 - Search engines asked to index nonexistent articles.
Search engines asked to index nonexistent articles.
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Parser (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: patch, patch-need-review
Depends on:
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Reported: 2005-06-14 22:47 UTC by Olathe
Modified: 2005-07-07 05:10 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

Patch to address reported problem (839 bytes, patch)
2005-06-16 21:22 UTC, Andrew Venier

Description Olathe 2005-06-14 22:47:52 UTC
As in the HTML of, search engines are
asked to both index and follow links in a nonexistent article, leading to bad
Google entries.  This should be replaced with noindex and nofollow.
Comment 1 Andrew Venier 2005-06-16 21:22:06 UTC
Created attachment 614 [details]
Patch to address reported problem
Comment 2 JeLuF 2005-07-07 05:10:00 UTC
Fixed in Article.php, rev. 1.355

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