Visual diff doesn't show changes to categories
Open, LowPublic8 Story Points


Steps to reproduce:

  1. Open a page for editing in VE.
  2. Add a category.
  3. Review your changes as visual diff.

Expected: The addition of the category is shown in the diff.
Actual: The diff claims there are no changes.

Schnark created this task.Mar 24 2017, 8:37 AM
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Jdforrester-WMF triaged this task as Low priority.Mar 24 2017, 10:47 PM
Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 8.

Probably a simple message like "There are (also) changes to metadata not visible in the main content, please see the wikitext diff for them" would suffice.