VisualEditor: Image corruption edits - garbled text inserted into image description
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See, for example, - the line "ad a private-pilot license and" (image description) is clearly being taken from the article text "had a private-pilot license and a reported 8, 000 hours of flying time", but I have no idea how.

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Ironholds created this task.Via LegacyJun 19 2013, 11:15 AM
bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitJun 20 2013, 2:16 PM

molly.white5 wrote:

A user just came to IRC asking about this same issue. The user had made this edit:

The user had only intended to make the changes that appear between lines 98 and 108; all of the other changes appear to be a product of this bug.

The same issue occurred for the user in

Jdforrester-WMF added a comment.Via ConduitJun 23 2013, 7:40 PM

These were fixed by Inez's new code from Thursday.

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