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Global userpage link shows superfluous -{R| }- language converter syntax in Chinese Wiktionary
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Description

List of steps to reproduce (step by step, including full links if applicable):

What happens?:
The bottom of this page shows "此页的内容是位于 -{R|https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Stang}- 的全域用户页。"

What should have happened instead?:
The bottom of this page shows "此页的内容是位于 https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Stang 的全域用户页。"

Software version (if not a Wikimedia wiki), browser information, screenshots, other information, etc:

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Event Timeline

Aklapper renamed this task from Global userpage link shows some strange text in Chinese Wiktionary to Global userpage link shows superfluous -{R| }- prefix in Chinese Wiktionary.Oct 13 2021, 12:29 PM
Aklapper renamed this task from Global userpage link shows superfluous -{R| }- prefix in Chinese Wiktionary to Global userpage link shows superfluous -{R| }- language converter syntax in Chinese Wiktionary.
Aklapper added a project: MediaWiki-Parser.

https://zh.wiktionary.org/wiki/User:Stang shows 此页的内容是位于 -{R|https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Stang}- 的全域用户页。
https://zh.wiktionary.org/wiki/User:Stang?uselang=qqx shows that the name of this string is globaluserpage-footer.
Its translation is at https://zh.wiktionary.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Globaluserpage-footer and currently is 此页的内容是位于 [$2 $2] 的全域用户页。

See also T74875: Superfluous -{R| }- appears on https://zh.wikipedia.org/w/api.php around links for some potential explanations.