Last modified: 2005-12-28 22:17:51 UTC

Wikimedia Bugzilla is closed!

Wikimedia has migrated from Bugzilla to Phabricator. Bug reports should be created and updated in Wikimedia Phabricator instead. Please create an account in Phabricator and add your Bugzilla email address to it.
Wikimedia Bugzilla is read-only. If you try to edit or create any bug report in Bugzilla you will be shown an intentional error message.
In order to access the Phabricator task corresponding to a Bugzilla report, just remove "static-" from its URL.
You could still run searches in Bugzilla or access your list of votes but bug reports will obviously not be up-to-date in Bugzilla.
Bug 4411 - The diff link in [[MediaWiki:Youhavenewmessages]] doesn't provide a diff in in the Classic skin
The diff link in [[MediaWiki:Youhavenewmessages]] doesn't provide a diff in i...
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWik...
:
Depends on:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2005-12-28 17:45 UTC by Kyle Barbour
Modified: 2005-12-28 22:17 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
Web browser: ---
Mobile Platform: ---
Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Attachments

Description Kyle Barbour 2005-12-28 17:45:18 UTC
I use the Classic skin on enwiki, and when I get the "You have new messages"
alert at the top of the screen, the diff link next to it doesn't give a diff.
Instead, it gives another link to your talk page. The last time this happened I
had just logged in, but this has happened other times all across en:Wikipedia. I
know that at least one other user has had this problem, [[en:User:Geni]] (see
[[en:MediaWiki talk:Youhavenewmessages]]. I'm assuming that instead of another
link to your talk page, one's supposed to be getting a diff of the last edit.

I reproduced the bug by editing my talk page under another account
(http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=User_talk:Blackcap&diff=next&oldid=33014320)
and then logging back in. I then repeated the test under the monobook skin, and
the diff link worked fine.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2005-12-28 17:52:38 UTC
I'm 90% positive I know what this is. Will check.
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2005-12-28 22:17:51 UTC
Skin.php was missing the query string bits on that link, fixed in CVS HEAD.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.


Navigation
Links