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Bug 9901 - diff shows paragraph replaced by "7", not shown in article
diff shows paragraph replaced by "7", not shown in article
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 9533
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
unspecified
PC Windows XP
: Normal minor (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?t...
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2007-05-13 19:51 UTC by Stephen Kalb
Modified: 2007-12-16 21:05 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Stephen Kalb 2007-05-13 19:51:28 UTC
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shadowrun_%28Sega%29&curid=3568024&diff=130587467&oldid=128892795

The first edit, a simple disambiguation link fix, actually shows up in the
article. The second, replacing an entire paragraph with "7", does not.

It's kind of alarming to see a vandalistic paragraph replaced, move to revert
it, and realize that what the diff shows doesn't actually show in.

-Occurs in:
Firefox: See "7", copy-paste shows 7
IE7: See all erroneous characters: 7 

Only happens for diffs ending on that particular version: combining a later diff
removes the erroneous phantom edit.
Comment 1 Aryeh Gregor (not reading bugmail, please e-mail directly) 2007-05-13 20:00:31 UTC
Presumably a bad cached diff.  One wonders how these things crop up.
Comment 2 Aryeh Gregor (not reading bugmail, please e-mail directly) 2007-12-16 21:05:21 UTC
This example is no longer valid, it now works.  The general problem remains, presumably.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 9533 ***

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