This ticket is for tracking progress on the wikidiff2 changes, as well as serving as a handover document for the frontend part.
WMDE's WMDE-Technical-Wishes-Team will extend the wikidiff2 library so that the mobile view can show moved paragraphs and the changes within.
The WMF will then improve the design for mobile, so that moves are easily understandable.
Additional background is shared in the wikitech-l announcement and on wiki.
What WMDE will do:
- Changes within the moved paragraphs will only be displayed in the new location. The old location will show the paragraph in "deleted style"
- The diff html that comes out of wikidiff2 will be changed to contain links between the two locations, and markup to indicate what which paragraph is. In detail this means: