Image redirect implementation is very confusing
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Description

The current (rr34147) image redirect implementation is very confusing.

  • non-existing page shown on local wiki when using shared image repo[1]
  • no file links shown on local wiki when using shared image repo[1]
  • redirect does not work on redirect page in image namespace[2]
  • no file links shown for redirect page[2]

[1] http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afbeelding:BSicon_.svg
[2] http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:BSicon_.svg


Version: 1.13.x
Severity: major

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siebrand created this task.May 4 2008, 12:54 AM
vvv added a comment.May 9 2008, 8:37 PM

3 was fixed by Bryan. 2 and 4 may be looked up using Special:Whatlinkshere. 1 still doesn't work, will fix tomorrow.

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

(In reply to comment #2)

3 was fixed by Bryan. 2 and 4 may be looked up using Special:Whatlinkshere. 1
still doesn't work, will fix tomorrow.

Well I guess I'm totally lost in the redirect code then. It is supposed to work. I have no idea why it doesn't.

vvv added a comment.May 10 2008, 7:49 AM

(In reply to comment #3)

(In reply to comment #2)
> 3 was fixed by Bryan. 2 and 4 may be looked up using Special:Whatlinkshere. 1
> still doesn't work, will fix tomorrow.
>

Well I guess I'm totally lost in the redirect code then. It is supposed to
work. I have no idea why it doesn't.

I think it's because of caching bugs.

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

1 fixed in r34568.

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

*** Bug 14078 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Gilles moved this task from Untriaged to Done on the Multimedia board.
Gilles raised the priority of this task from "High" to "Unbreak Now!".
Gilles lowered the priority of this task from "Unbreak Now!" to "High".Dec 4 2014, 11:21 AM

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