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Bug 2620 - Missing subpage backlinks in diffs
Missing subpage backlinks in diffs
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
1.5.x
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Brion Vibber
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2005-06-30 00:15 UTC by Jan-Paul Köster
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Jan-Paul Köster 2005-06-30 00:15:37 UTC
Subpages have a useful backlink at the top of subpages (for example,
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Featured_article_candidates/Buckingham_Palace/Archive_1
has links at the top back to
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Featured_article_candidates/Buckingham_Palace
and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Featured_article_candidates).  

This kind of backlink used to appear in page diffs (e.g.
[http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Featured_article_candidates/Buckingham_Palace&diff=17777130&oldid=17755927])
before the upgrade but they are not there any longer.  I'm using the classic
skin, IE6, WinXP.
Comment 1 Zigger 2005-06-30 01:33:09 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2614 ***
Comment 2 Zigger 2005-06-30 01:35:36 UTC
(reopening, changed wrong bug sorry)
Comment 3 Jan-Paul Köster 2005-06-30 01:44:12 UTC
This bug is not about article sections, it is about backlinks on subpages.
Compare the following:

http://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Benutzer%3AJpkoester1%2FVorlagen&diff=0&oldid=6726547
Note the backlink to "Benuter:Jpkoester1" right below the heading
"Benutzer:Jpkoester1/Vorlagen"

http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=User%3AJpkoester1%2FVorlagen&diff=17866844&oldid=17866822
Note that the backlink is missing in the diff on the en-wp where it sais "From
Wikipedia"
Comment 4 Brion Vibber 2005-06-30 06:16:08 UTC
Fixed, returned to behavior in 1.4. A statement had been left out of the 
rewritten loader function in DifferenceEngine.

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