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Bug 2824 - Diff's and literal compare of numbers fails
Diff's and literal compare of numbers fails
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal trivial with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
Blocks: 349
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Reported: 2005-07-12 18:18 UTC by lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:38 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

recovered first screen dump for bug 02824 (104.09 KB, image/jpeg)
2005-12-15 23:23 UTC, lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט
recovered second screen dump for bug 02824 (110.73 KB, image/jpeg)
2005-12-15 23:24 UTC, lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט

Description lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-07-12 18:18:58 UTC

a diff in the preview
a diff from history


bugzilla:65|65, bugzilla:2130|2130
bugzilla:00065|00065, bugzilla:02130|02130


are *not differentiated.
Note: I removed the wiki brakets because the examples are not at wikipedia:en .

Regards Reinhardt [[user:gangleri]]
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-11-05 08:26:33 UTC
I can confirm it happens, but DifferenceEngine.php is too terrible for mere mortals to 
Comment 2 Rob Church 2005-11-06 15:02:20 UTC
Or, to put it another way, it's a mess.
Comment 3 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-12-15 23:23:21 UTC
Created attachment 1195 [details]
recovered first screen dump for bug 02824

see bug 349 comment 5 
Bug 349: diff didn't highlight a change

After uploading both screen dumps I will mark this bug as dependend of bug
00349 and mark as FIXED.
Comment 4 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-12-15 23:24:03 UTC
Created attachment 1196 [details]
recovered second screen dump for bug 02824
Comment 5 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2005-12-20 08:04:05 UTC
see bug 349 comment 8
bug 349: diff didn't highlight a change
Comment 6 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2006-02-22 12:06:54 UTC
from bug 349 comment 8
> ... 30,000,000.
> ... 30,00,000.
> is *not* covered by attachment.cgi id=1190
> Here are more numbers separated with "," other countries are using ".". Please
> change the code that diff sees three "number strings" . Compare only sequences
> of characters between 0 and 9, do not include ",", ".", "e" or "E" as in 10E3.
> Please note that only the testcases from
> bug 2824: diffs and literal compare of numbers fails
> are fixed. I will reopen bug 2824 because "30,000,000" is a valid number.
the original url from bug 349 is FIXED

Will tray to generate the test cases from bug 349 comment 8.
Comment 7 Brion Vibber 2006-02-22 19:40:06 UTC
Do not use anything on Wikimedia sites at this time for testing the internal
diff engine, as we're using an external diff engine now (wikidiff2).
Comment 8 Brion Vibber 2008-04-26 23:55:34 UTC
Seems to have been fixed some time ago.

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