Last modified: 2004-12-02 06:30:30 UTC

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Bug 979 - Confirm protecting/unprotecting a page
Confirm protecting/unprotecting a 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!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2004-12-02 06:27 UTC by Khym Chanur
Modified: 2004-12-02 06:30 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Khym Chanur 2004-12-02 06:27:34 UTC
Several times I've accidently protected or unprotected a page, since with the
font size and window width I have "Watch this page" is directly above "Protect
this page" in the footer.  Fortunatly, I've always caught myself when I did
this, but I might not cath myself next time, and others might make the same
mistake.  Since protecting/unprotecting is a rather large change to the state of
a page, doing show should go to a page with a "Are you sure?" button.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2004-12-02 06:30:30 UTC
Protection/unprotection already does prompt for confirmation.

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