Last modified: 2007-01-04 19:13:01 UTC

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Bug 8330 - Recentchanges counter is confusing
Recentchanges counter is confusing
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-12-20 00:05 UTC by Danny B.
Modified: 2007-01-04 19:13 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Danny B. 2006-12-20 00:05:48 UTC
Already got couple feedbacks saying they thought it counts # of chars instead of

I'd say # of chars would be more intuitive and more representative.

On the other hand, if not possible, just add the word "byte" / "bytes" behind
the number to make obvious what is being counted.

Should also be able for l10n, I'd suggest something like [[MediaWiki:Bytecount]]
(because it can be reused later somewhere else) with default like
Comment 1 Danny B. 2006-12-20 00:10:46 UTC
Sorry, missed [[MediaWiki:Nbytes]] in the list. So please, use this instead of
pure number.
Comment 2 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2007-01-04 19:13:01 UTC
Fixed in r18811

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