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Bug 4808 - [un]protecting a page should update the page history
[un]protecting a page should update the page history
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 861
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
PC Linux
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-01-31 16:47 UTC by blah
Modified: 2006-01-31 20:54 UTC (History)
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Description blah 2006-01-31 16:47:40 UTC
Example of the problem: the [[Muhammad drawings]] page on en: Wikipedia has been
protected and unprotected a couple of times in the past day due to edit wars. 
Of course that can be discovered from the protection log, but protecting or
unprotecting a page affects the page itself, and therefore should be visible by
viewing the page history.  

Suggestion: changing a page's protection should make an entry in the page's
history log.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-01-31 20:54:01 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 861 ***

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