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Commons does not know when its files are discussed on other wikis using File_talk pages. (not notified)
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Description

Author: deletesoftware

Description:

  1. A file at Commons: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pedestal-squat-toilet.jpg
  2. Its talk page at Commons: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File_talk:Pedestal-squat-toilet.jpg
  1. Its page on enwiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pedestal-squat-toilet.jpg
  2. Its talk page on enwiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File_talk:Pedestal-squat-toilet.jpg

At 4, there are discussions of the file, but there is no automatic way to learn about their existence at Commons.


Version: unspecified
Severity: minor

Details

Reference
bz30083

Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 21 2014, 11:52 PM
bzimport added a project: GlobalUsage.
bzimport set Reference to bz30083.
bzimport added a subscriber: Unknown Object (MLST).

Proper solution for this (as so many things) is to finish ripping out the crappy old talk pages system and replace it with a sane threaded discussion/messaging system that won't be so limited.

Lowering priority on high priority bugs that have a low severity