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Display user account blocks in mobile view on Special:Contributions
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Description

Background

Here is an example of a Wikipedia IP account with a block.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/207.63.57.114
The user was a vandal. Now they are blocked.

Here is the mobile view of that same account.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/207.63.57.114
The fact of the block is not displayed. Consequently, users in mobile may request blocks not knowing that the matter is resolved.

Acceptance criteria

  • Add blocked account information to special:contributions page on mobile

Details

Related Gerrit Patches:

Event Timeline

Restricted Application added subscribers: jeblad, Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptAug 25 2017, 7:01 PM
jeblad removed a subscriber: jeblad.Aug 25 2017, 9:18 PM
Aklapper renamed this task from user account blocks fail to display in mobile view to User account blocks fail to display in mobile view on Special:Contributions.Aug 26 2017, 11:28 AM
Aklapper edited projects, added MobileFrontend, MediaWiki-Special-pages; removed Mobile.
ovasileva triaged this task as Medium priority.Aug 28 2017, 12:21 PM
ovasileva renamed this task from User account blocks fail to display in mobile view on Special:Contributions to Display user account blocks in mobile view on Special:Contributions.Aug 28 2017, 12:23 PM
ovasileva updated the task description. (Show Details)
Jdlrobson added a subscriber: Jdlrobson.

Long term we want to get rid of the mobile version of the page, but Special:Contributions is going to need a huge rewrite for that to happen and I don't know how we make that happen right now (Community wishlist would be a good place to voice this - see related card for watchlist - T109277).

Change 499864 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdlrobson; owner: Jdlrobson):
[mediawiki/extensions/MobileFrontend@master] Remove the SpecialMobile(History|Contributions) page and use the core versions

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/499864

Change 499864 abandoned by Jdlrobson:
Remove the SpecialMobile(Watchlist|History|Contributions) page and use the core versions

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/499864