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Bug 37836 - ProofreadPage uses too many global variables in JavaScript
ProofreadPage uses too many global variables in JavaScript
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
ProofreadPage (Other open bugs)
All All
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
Blocks: code_quality
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Reported: 2012-06-22 18:27 UTC by Jon
Modified: 2013-12-11 08:33 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Jon 2012-06-22 18:27:31 UTC
The proofread extension uses global variables. This is bad as it means other javascript extensions could possibly break it.

The javascript should attach itself to the mw object
e.g. mw.proofreadPage
Comment 1 Tpt 2013-12-11 08:33:23 UTC
All global variables have been removed

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