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Bug 4607 - Number of endnotes does not match number of references if duplicate references
Number of endnotes does not match number of references if duplicate references
Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
Cite (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: High normal with 2 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_t...
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Reported: 2006-01-14 04:13 UTC by Forest
Modified: 2006-01-15 13:58 UTC (History)
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Description Forest 2006-01-14 04:13:46 UTC
If more than one reference has the same content, only one end-note is created.
This can result in a mismatch in number of references and endnotes.
Comment 1 Tom Riddle 2006-01-15 10:08:29 UTC
this bug makes it impossable to use the ref system on wiki, it should be
considered a urgent matter as correct citation of sources is highly important to
wikipedia's cred
Comment 2 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason 2006-01-15 10:15:20 UTC
When I give it the input:
""" 
* <ref>foo</ref>
* <ref>foo</ref>
<references/>
"""

it outputs:
"""
*  [1]
* [2] 

   1. ^ foo
   2. ^ foo
"""

and likewise if I specify a manual key.

Please provide a *simple* testcase (hint: something that isn't ~30KB) and
specify how the output that's being generated differs from what you think it
should generate.
Comment 3 Forest 2006-01-15 13:58:09 UTC
I have not been able to reproduce, including by looking at the the history pages of League of Cambria. Must have been some other strange hiccup.

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