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Bug 23005 - API: revision deletion
API: revision deletion
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
API (Other open bugs)
All All
: Low enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Brad Jorsch
Depends on:
Blocks: SWMT
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Reported: 2010-03-30 15:00 UTC by Gurch
Modified: 2014-02-04 20:20 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Gurch 2010-03-30 15:00:29 UTC
The API currently does not allow revision deletion.

While it is not enabled by default, revision deletion is a core feature, it replaces a more awkward method that is possible with the existing API, and there seems to be an intention to use it on Wikimedia wikis. It is thus probably worth supporting at some point.
Comment 1 Sam Reed (reedy) 2010-04-26 19:45:29 UTC
bug 23332 isn't a blocker for this, but a nice prerequisite
Comment 2 Alex Monk 2013-03-12 20:26:29 UTC
Do we want:




Comment 3 Kunal Mehta (Legoktm) 2013-03-12 23:22:17 UTC
I think the second one looks cleaner, but it really doesn't matter.
Comment 4 Gerrit Notification Bot 2013-06-26 21:14:43 UTC
Related URL: (Gerrit Change Iee146fed648603b86a35927518f850771fc69bd2)
Comment 5 Brad Jorsch 2013-06-26 21:15:28 UTC
Since nothing has happened with this for a few months, I took a shot at it.
Comment 6 Gerrit Notification Bot 2014-02-04 20:08:32 UTC
Change 70749 merged by jenkins-bot:
Add API action=revisiondelete
Comment 7 Brad Jorsch 2014-02-04 20:20:19 UTC
This should be deployed to WMF wikis with 1.23wmf13, see for the schedule.

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