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Bug 8013 - Auto summary for every new page
Auto summary for every new page
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2006-11-22 21:00 UTC by JePe
Modified: 2006-11-23 09:32 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description JePe 2006-11-22 21:00:44 UTC
From every new page with less than 500 characters which don't have a
edit-summary the page text is displayed in the summary.

I think it's better to display the first part from every new page without
summary in the edit-summary. Not only from pages with less than 500 characters.
Because the length of the page isn't an indication if it is an valid page or
not. There are often made long pages which are absolute nonsense or full of spam.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-11-23 08:25:58 UTC
(Note that we do something similar to this on Special:Newpages)
Comment 2 Andrew Garrett 2006-11-23 09:32:27 UTC
Fixed in r17883

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