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Link added soon after the linked article is added stays red, even though the article existed at the time of link creation
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I observed this in wiktionary:

  1. I create the new page in one browser tab
  2. I add the link to this page to another, pre-existing page in another browser tab
  3. I save the first tab so that it is updated, then I save the second tab
  4. Link to the new article stays red, even though the article already existed when the link was added.
  5. Link stays red until the next article modification

I describe this bug here from the user standpoint. I understand that this is probably caused by the first request being processed by another server instance, and the database isn't being fully updated by the time of the link-creating request. But still, user observes the wrong behavior. Html image of the page is incorrect, and stays this way.

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Yurivict created this task.Oct 19 2015, 7:49 PM
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Could this be caused by the StashEdit feature ( ff)?