VisualEditor: "Error saving data to server" but actually successful, and spurious diff
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I twice got the error alert box when saving. However, it turns out that it did save both times. The first time, it did the intended edit ( The second time, it did a dirty diff for a pipe character (&#124; -> <nowiki>|</nowiki>) in a section of the page I didn't edit.

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We have tweaked the time-out code so this shouldn't happen in future; sorry for the disruption. Please re-open if it recurs…

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