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Partial blocks allows empty blocks
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Steps to Reproduce:

  • Go to Special:Block
  • Select "editing" and "partial" (not "sitewide")
    • Leave the "pages" field empty
    • Leave the "namespaces" field empty
  • Unselect "block account creation"
  • Unselect "autoblock any IP addresses used"
  • Execute the block

Actual Results:

  • Nothing happens to the user (no block notice is shown when attempting to edit, etc)
  • The block is recorded as successful, despite not doing anything

Expected Results:

  • Block fails, with a warning that the block doesn't actually prevent anything

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