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Bug 69 - per-section editing clobbers random section
per-section editing clobbers random section
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 56
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2004-08-16 05:34 UTC by Timwi
Modified: 2004-09-08 13:02 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Timwi 2004-08-16 05:34:23 UTC
BUG MIGRATED FROM SOURCEFORGE
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=977994&group_id=34373&atid=411192
Originally submitted by Robert Dodier (robert_dodier)  2004-06-23 08:36


Hello,

I've seen this twice on Wikipedia:Votes for deletion:

If a section (denoted by equals signs) is edited by
clicking the link that says "[edit]" at the right-hand
margin (i.e., not editing whole page), when the section
is saved, the saved text clobbers some other section at
random.

Here are two examples:

http://en.wikipedia.org/w/wiki.phtml?title=Wikipedia:Votes_for_deletion&diff=4231218&oldid=4230738

http://en.wikipedia.org/w/wiki.phtml?title=Wikipedia:Votes_for_deletion&diff=4029439&oldid=4029405

It seems like a pretty serious bug to me; its presence
pretty much obviates the usefulness of the per-section
editing scheme. 

Thank you very much for your attention to this issue. I
appreciate your help very much!

Robert Dodier
Comment 1 Wil Mahan 2004-09-08 13:02:16 UTC
Hi, after looking at your example, I can confirm that this bug is the same as bug 
56, for which I have submitted a patch. Thanks.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 56 ***

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