Makes VE -> Wikitext switch work (with changes) for Page: pages
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Users should be able to move from VisualEditor to WikiEditor without loosing their current modifications.

Implementing properly probably requires to call a new MediaWiki API endpoint in order to be able to retrieve the JSON serialization of Page: pages that should be more suitable to fill the editing form

Tpt created this task.Jun 23 2016, 9:30 PM
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Jdforrester-WMF raised the priority of this task from Normal to High.Jun 24 2016, 7:29 AM

Change 295716 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jforrester):
VisualEditor: Make VE -> Wikieditor switching retain changes

Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from Makes VE -> Wikitext switch work for Page: pages to Makes VE -> Wikitext switch work (with changes) for Page: pages.Jun 24 2016, 7:32 AM
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Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 8.
Tpt moved this task from Top priority to In progress on the ProofreadPage board.Jun 24 2016, 12:55 PM