list=blocks omits "cannot edit own talk page" flag
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The query produces the following output:

<block id="1216890" user="Trollymomo" by="J.delanoy" timestamp="2008-11-16T02:22:22Z" expiry="infinity" reason="abuse of talk page" nocreate="" autoblock="" />

If we were to look up this user in [[Special:Ipblocklist]] ( we would get:

  • 11:22, 16 November 2008, J.delanoy (Talk | contribs) blocked Trollymomo (Talk | contribs) (no expiry set, account creation blocked, cannot edit own talk page) (abuse of talk page)

The API query neglects to mention that the user cannot edit it's own talk page.

Version: 1.14.x
Severity: minor

bzimport added a project: MediaWiki-API.Via ConduitNov 21 2014, 10:29 PM
bzimport set Reference to bz16367.
MER-C created this task.Via LegacyNov 17 2008, 8:52 AM
Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitNov 18 2008, 3:15 PM

Fixed in r43676, albeit slightly different than requested: the allowusertalk="" flag is set if the blocked user *can* edit their own talk page; if they *can't*, no flag will be set because that's the default.

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