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VisualEditor: Warn the user more prominently that they are editing an out-dated version of the page
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Description

EditPage.php has a prominent notice that users are editing an oldid page; VE should have something similar, probably in the "notices" functionality.


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement

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Reference
bz47683

Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to High.Nov 22 2014, 1:39 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz47683.

This looks to be <Revision-info>. :-)

(In reply to comment #2)

EditPage uses msg: editingold[1].
[1] https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Editingold/en

Ah, yes, whoops. Good catch.

Related URL: https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/65291 (Gerrit Change I216cdd68014173aa65cad42ddd3d870334be9ead)

Merged and will go out with wmf5 on 27 May.