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Bug 6125 - Add links to edit old versions to diff views
Add links to edit old versions to diff views
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: patch, patch-need-review
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-05-28 22:01 UTC by Ilmari Karonen
Modified: 2006-05-30 22:17 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

Patch to add edit links to diff header (3.06 KB, patch)
2006-05-28 22:04 UTC, Ilmari Karonen
Alternative patch, using a new "editold" message instead of "editsection" (35.86 KB, patch)
2006-05-28 22:17 UTC, Ilmari Karonen

Description Ilmari Karonen 2006-05-28 22:01:04 UTC
For convenience in reverting vandalism, diff pages should have direct links to
edit either of the displayed revisions.  A JavaScript hack to accomplish this
has been proposed on the English Wikipedia
but it would in my opinion be preferable to implement this directly in

See also

A patch follows.
Comment 1 Ilmari Karonen 2006-05-28 22:04:12 UTC
Created attachment 1853 [details]
Patch to add edit links to diff header

The patch currently uses the "editsection" message for the text of the edit
link.  A quick grep of the Messages*.php files suggests that this message is
appropriate in all languages, but it might nonetheless be preferable to
introduce a new message for this purpose.
Comment 2 Ilmari Karonen 2006-05-28 22:17:58 UTC
Created attachment 1854 [details]
Alternative patch, using a new "editold" message instead of "editsection"
Comment 3 JeLuF 2006-05-30 22:17:35 UTC
fixed in revision 14486.

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