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Bug 7316 - RSS feed for Watchlist
RSS feed for Watchlist
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 471
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-09-13 22:37 UTC by Brian Mearns
Modified: 2006-09-14 03:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Brian Mearns 2006-09-13 22:37:16 UTC
RSS feeds for Special:Recentchanges is basically worthless for big wikis like
the pedia, there's just too many damn changes all the time (not that that's a
bad thing). The whole point of the watchlist is to only be notified of changes
to pages you're interested in, so it makes sense to have an RSS feed for user's
watchlists. However, I know there's probably an issue with login, since
watchlist is a per user basis. Is it realistic to have a /username argument on
the watchlist (like the Whatlinkshere page) so that you wouldn't actually have
to login to get the feed?
Comment 1 Dan Li 2006-09-14 03:34:35 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 471 ***

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