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.Via LegacyMay 4 2008, 12:54 AM
vvv added a comment.Via ConduitMay 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.

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitMay 10 2008, 7:47 AM

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.Via ConduitMay 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.

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitMay 10 2008, 11:13 AM

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

1 fixed in r34568.

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitMay 11 2008, 7:02 PM

Bryan.TongMinh wrote:

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

Gilles raised the priority of this task from "High" to "Unbreak Now!".Via WebDec 4 2014, 10:19 AM
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