On single edit tab wikis: Switching from VE to the wikitext editor (discarding changes) while having "always give me the visual editor" as your preference causes VE to load up again
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<Kemayo> Krenair: Fun single-edit-tab interaction... if you have the "always give me the visual editor" preference set, then clicking the edit-source VE toolbar button opens up the wikitext editor and immediately does a redirect to visual editor again.

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Change 265903 had a related patch set uploaded (by Alex Monk):
Don't try to load VE over the top of the wikitext editor we just switched to

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/265903

Elitre added a subscriber: Elitre.Jan 26 2016, 3:00 PM

Change 265903 merged by jenkins-bot:
Don't try to load VE over the top of the wikitext editor we just switched to

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/265903

Jdforrester-WMF closed this task as Resolved.Jan 26 2016, 8:22 PM
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