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WikitextEditor overrides the ordinary translation mechanism
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Description

The page m:Coockie statement has been translated into Norwegian Bokmål, and as a translation it should only be maintained through the translation tools. After enabling WikitextEditor (beta feature) on Meta I discovered that I could edit the page without going through the translation tools. This seems to me to be an error.


Page with the translate tools clearly enabled


With WikitextEditor I'm able to edit the page

Note that I have not tried to save edited wikitext, as this might create additional problems. The page is about to be proofread by other users.

Setting this as high as users accidently might mess up previous translations.

Event Timeline

jeblad created this task.Dec 24 2016, 11:34 AM
Restricted Application added a project: VisualEditor. · View Herald TranscriptDec 24 2016, 11:34 AM
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jeblad triaged this task as High priority.Dec 24 2016, 11:34 AM
jeblad updated the task description. (Show Details)

Seems to be the same.