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VisualEditor: Template dialog should look up TemplateData for newly-added templates
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Currently in the template dialog when you insert a new template (or other transclusion) it doesn't look up TemplateData for said template (but re-uses if available). It should.

Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement



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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 22 2014, 2:04 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz49778.

Any movement on this? I note the milestone was yesterday's deploy (if it went out but got reverted with the wmf7 problems, ignore me).

Change 71132 had a related patch set uploaded by Trevor Parscal:
Use template data for new templates

Change 71132 merged by jenkins-bot:
Use template data for new templates and fix alias bug

Testing on beta, which is using 1.22alpha (3c4aac9) the issue seems to persist:

First I make a new template instance and file one parameter:

Notice the lack of information

Next I apply changes, and open the template dialog again, and following is shown:

(In reply to comment #5)

Testing on beta, which is using 1.22alpha (3c4aac9) the issue seems to

This is mediawiki-core. VisualEditor at beta.wmflabs should be currently at f8d2f14 (latest; including merged commit) after Reedy manually updated it (again).

Seems to have been some cache issues, because it seems to be fine now