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Bug 6246 - Include size of page in IRC->RC feed
Include size of page in IRC->RC feed
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Blocks: 16599
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Reported: 2006-06-09 01:35 UTC by Marco
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:04 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Marco 2006-06-09 01:35:48 UTC
Typically, an RC feed message looks like:
<rc>	[[User:Alastor Moody/Susie Derkins]]
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=User:Alastor_Moody/Susie_Derkins&diff=57629220&oldid=57627878
* Alastor Moody * (+773) /* Characteristics */ (added the subtitle,
"Relatioships With Other Characters In the Strip")

For anti-vandal bots it would be really good if there would be a reference value
for text length, because they don't need to make HTTP requests just to find out
how long the page is now.

Greets,
Marco
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-07-04 08:04:33 UTC
1. Too ambiguous. Size of page before or after the change?
2. Each change to the feed breaks all existing uses, which must be recoded to
work with the new format
3. Each change also increases the length of the lines, causing truncation of the
edit summaries
Comment 2 Marco 2006-07-04 16:15:08 UTC
Well, why don't just put new page length out as a new line? This wouldn't make
the regexp's to be recoded. ~~~~
Comment 3 Aaron Schulz 2008-04-20 14:32:43 UTC
Meh, seems like clutter to me.

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