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Author: gangleri


such links are generated for example at

best regards Reinhardt [[user:Gangleri]]

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bzimport created this task.Dec 17 2007, 6:01 AM

The example in bug 3084 does not work anymore.
Gangleri: By any chance, do you know if this is still an issue?

This is because apparently on en.wp [[en:a]] is considered a "self-link", while [[w:a]] is not (despite being one). This would cause a redirect loop that is caught by MediaWiki::performRequest, which throws BadTitleError upon encountering it.

Change 144264 had a related patch set uploaded by TTO:
Add a complete list of local interwikis

Change 144264 merged by jenkins-bot:
Add a complete list of local interwikis

TTO added a comment.Jul 11 2014, 12:47 AM

Fixed! Only took 7 years.

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