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Bug 783 - Enhanced Recent Changes view: show last page editor first and emphasized
Enhanced Recent Changes view: show last page editor first and emphasized
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
All All
: Lowest enhancement with 2 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2004-10-26 07:17 UTC by T. Gries
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description T. Gries 2004-10-26 07:17:49 UTC
The current Enhanced recent Changes view shows (in folded view) the names of the
most recent page editors afer the page title.

However, the name of the **last** page editor should be emphasized, eg.
underlined, in bold or at least on the first position.

The seems not to be the case now.

I propose:
Mark the name of the last page editor (who committed the recent page change)
clearly in the folded enhanced RC view, either by text attributes or by listing
the name at the first place in the row.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2004-10-26 07:19:36 UTC
This is not a high priority change; it's something that somebody thinks might be nice.
Comment 2 Sy Ali 2006-01-25 04:29:53 UTC
Is this related to #3086 (Make Special:Recentchanges more skinnable) ?

Also, moving this recent changes into a table, where the list of usernames is in
one column, would sure help for visibility.
Comment 3 Aaron Schulz 2008-09-28 15:29:42 UTC
Not really that helpful, and I'd worry about adding more edit UI clutter.

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