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Reference diffs not working correctly on historical diffs
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The following simple test case throws an exception, trying to access the internal item with index 2:

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The current version of the visual diff makes a lot of assumptions about the internal list being append-only, i.e. that document B's internalList is a superset of document A, however if parse the documents separately from the server that is not the case.

Deskana triaged this task as Medium priority.Jul 11 2017, 7:18 PM
Deskana moved this task from To Triage to TR6: Visual diffs on the VisualEditor board.

I also imagine this is quite a lot of work.

Change 371128 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jforrester; owner: Jforrester):
[mediawiki/extensions/VisualEditor@master] Update VE core submodule to master (81a4760ea)

Jdforrester-WMF removed a project: Patch-For-Review.
Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 8.

Change 371128 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/VisualEditor@master] Update VE core submodule to master (81a4760ea)