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Bug 1176 - White space inserted in articles which begin with a table
White space inserted in articles which begin with a table
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 1343
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Templates (Other open bugs)
PC Windows XP
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: 1161 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
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Reported: 2004-12-23 18:55 UTC by Dan Smith
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Dan Smith 2004-12-23 18:55:31 UTC
Whenever a template is the first thing on a page, a large white space appears
between the article title and the template (and the page's text).
Comment 1 JeLuF 2004-12-23 19:09:57 UTC
There's a superfluous "<p><br></p>" before the table.
Apparently, the "<p>" gets inserted by default and is closed before starting the
I've no idea where the <br> is from.
If it's from MediaWiki, it should be a "<br />", so it might be "tidy" adding it.
Comment 2 JeLuF 2005-01-11 23:43:49 UTC
*** Bug 1161 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Dan Smith 2005-02-13 05:54:32 UTC
It appears I was mistaken -- this applies only to templates and not tables.
Comment 4 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason 2005-04-12 04:01:24 UTC
Unable to reproduce this for templates, the table bug Jeluf talks about was a
bug however (in MediaWiki).
Comment 5 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason 2005-04-12 04:04:56 UTC
Marking it as a duplicate of bug 1343 until someone confirms that this happens
for templates which do not consist of tables.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 1343 ***

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