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API for retrieving Revision Deleted information
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The Current deletedrevs module of MediaWiki API does not provide any functionality for exporting pages which have been revdeled, nor the index.php accepts unhide=1 when the action parameter is other than view. (e.g. [] and []) Therefore, it may be necessary to implement such functions to the API system.

Version: 1.22.0
Severity: enhancement
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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 22 2014, 1:42 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz48966.

Related to bug 23005 - except for this I think you want to be able to view revdeleted information rather than revdelete.

(In reply to comment #2)

Sounds like bug 27747

Well, maybe. But we'd also need the same sort of thing for prop=revisions, too, in addition to list=deletedrevs.

prop=revisions already outputted revision deleted version, you will get a userhidden="" or texthidden="", but you cannot unhide it, that is right. There was a try with gerrit 4658.

Other modules like deletedrevs, recentchanges (bug 27748) and filearchive (bug 34926) would skipped such revisions.

I have another issue to fix first, but then I'll fix this.

Change 107389 had a related patch set uploaded by Anomie:
Improve API query RevDel handling

Change 107389 merged by jenkins-bot:
Improve API query RevDel handling

This change should be deployed to WMF wikis with 1.23wmf11, see for the schedule.

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