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Find out what list pages display a rollback link
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Description

Motivation
Many revision lists offer rollback links in their lists. Currently we know that this is the case for

  • History page
  • Changes lists (recent changes, watchlist)
  • user contributions special page

We are not sure that this list is complete

Acceptance Criteria

  • Find out, if the rollback link is added to any other place of mediawiki core but the lists mentioned above and the diff page

Notes

  • It seems that the rollback link is added through Linker:generateRollback
  • Another option is searching with mediawiki code search for one of the important functions / "rollback"

Event Timeline

Lea_WMDE triaged this task as Medium priority.Jan 31 2019, 12:53 PM
Lea_WMDE created this task.
Lea_WMDE set the point value for this task to 2.

I have used the MediaWiki Code Search and looked for "rollback" and "generateRollback" respectively.

The only missing element from this ticket is "Related Changes" ("Änderungen an verlinkten Seiten" in German):

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:RecentChangesLinked?hidebots=1&hidecategorization=1&hideWikibase=1&target=Category%3AAmerican_films&limit=50&days=7&urlversion=2

https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spezial:%C3%84nderungen_an_verlinkten_Seiten?hidebots=1&hidecategorization=1&hideWikibase=1&target=Kategorie%3AUS-amerikanischer_Film&limit=50&days=7&urlversion=2

These can be found in categories on the left in the "Tools" section when viewing an article / category. However, this falls into the "changes lists" block from above and shares all relevant code with the other changes lists as far as I can see.