VisualEditor: If an added category is a redirect to another, suggest adding the target instead
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Description

If category:A is redirected to category:B
when user adds category:A it should switch it automatically to category:B like mediawiki:gadget-Hotcat.js


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement

bzimport set Reference to bz52414.
Yamaha5 created this task.Via LegacyAug 1 2013, 7:06 PM
Krenair added a comment.Via ConduitMar 11 2014, 6:45 PM

So the redirect comes up as a suggestion, but when we add it, the redirect is resolved and the target added?

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitMar 11 2014, 11:56 PM

Change 118218 had a related patch set uploaded by Alex Monk:
Follow redirects in the category widgets

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/118218

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitApr 17 2014, 2:44 AM

Change 118218 merged by jenkins-bot:
Follow redirects in the category widgets

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/118218

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