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wgAction = edit with source editor if url parameter action=edit is passed (redlinks)
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According to T167880#3351108 wgAction is purposefully left as view in VisualEditor edit mode. Following a redlink in a wiki however, we get edit instead.

Might be related to the explicit action=edit being passed in the url parameter e.g

This creates the exact situation of breaking expectations on existing gadgets, with the added confusion that the behavior is inconsistent depending if the user came to the page from a redlink or another source.

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