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Error message about missing permissions at Special:ChangeContentModel is duplicated
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Description

Steps to reproduce: Have editcontentmodel permissions. Do not have editusercss permissions. Enter another user's css page into Special:ChangeContentModel. Enter the new content model and confirm.

Expected outcome: An error message explains you do not have enough permissions.

Actual outcome: An error message explains you do not have enough permissions. An error message explains you do not have enough permissions (yep, two of them).

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Event Timeline

1234qwer1234qwer4 changed the subtype of this task from "Task" to "Bug Report".May 17 2021, 9:18 AM

Ok, the two messages are because there's actually two errors - you can't edit the page, and you also can't change the page content model. I don't think it's a regression, but it ofc could be made more clear.

Similar issue is seen when trying to move a page into another user's css or js page.