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I got an e-mail notification about a wiki page having been changed, but there are no details in the message, and the page history does not "now" of a change at that time by that user:

Dear Purodha,

The Meta page VisualEditor/Newsletter/2016/June has been changed on
2016 July 16 by Chrumps, see
https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2016/June for
the current revision.

Editor's summary: -

Contact the editor:
mail: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:EmailUser/Chrumps
wiki: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Chrumps

There will be no other notifications in case of further ....

Event Timeline

Maybe that link was a good candidate for inclusion in the message text?

Quiddity added a subscriber: Quiddity.

(Sidenote: The Enotifwatchlist system is a completely separate (and much much older) system than Notifications (Extension:Echo). The next step towards fixing that is T128351: Notifications should be in core.)