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Bug 703 - Allpages isn't completely disabled
Allpages isn't completely disabled
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
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: High major (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2004-10-12 20:27 UTC by Alex
Modified: 2004-10-13 06:11 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Alex 2004-10-12 20:27:22 UTC
I can get an Allpages listing (I think dynamic) by adding /anything to the end of the allpages url. 
See above url.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2004-10-12 20:30:12 UTC
This is normal behavior. I don't understand what the bug is supposed to be?
Comment 2 Alex 2004-10-13 02:53:45 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)
> This is normal behavior. I don't understand what the bug is supposed to be?

If you go to, it says that this
feature has been disabled because it severely slows down the database so no one
can use it. I assume that this is a way of getting around that, and this would
allow people to use Allpages again and bring the servers to a halt.
Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2004-10-13 06:11:36 UTC
No, it's not disabled. The top-level list is slow to generate so is stored in a cached page. This seems to display a misleading 
message when showing the cached top-level list.

The individual section pages are never disabled.

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