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Bug 6551 - diff=next/prev must use date/time stamp, not revision number
diff=next/prev must use date/time stamp, not revision number
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 2930
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
History/Diffs (Other open bugs)
PC Windows 2000
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-07-05 11:46 UTC by Timwi
Modified: 2008-04-26 23:31 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Timwi 2006-07-05 11:46:52 UTC
Carlos on wikitech-l reports:

> When you are looking 
> at the revision with a number a little below 4.900.000, the "diff=next" 
> will take you to the revision with the next higher number, which is the 
> first one.

This is clearly inappropriate because the revision numbers cannot be assumed to
be in chronological order. Instead, the date/time stamp should be used to find
the "next"/"previous" revision.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2008-04-26 23:31:25 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 2930 ***

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