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API upload warning exists-normalized returns wrong file (the file that is uploaded, not the file that exists)
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Original bug title:
API upload warning exists-normalized returns wrong file (the file that is uploaded, not the file that exists)


See https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Commons:Upload_help&oldid=101150677#Cannot_find_existing_file.3F and http://bug-attachment.wikimedia.org/attachment.cgi?id=13083 where I tried to upload a PNG (and there was not PNG uploaded yet but a JPEG)


Version: 1.22.0
Severity: normal

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Rillke created this task.Aug 10 2013, 8:55 AM

To clarify, I think its more useful to return the "normalizedFile"-title rather than just the "file"-title. Otherwise the user has no way to find out which the normalized filename is, that exists.

Change 78523 had a related patch set uploaded by Rillke:
Return normalized file name on warning "exists-normalized"

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/78523

Change 78523 merged by jenkins-bot:
Return normalized file name on warning "exists-normalized"

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/78523

Anomie added a comment.Sep 6 2013, 3:02 PM

This change should be deployed to WMF wikis with 1.22wmf17, see https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki_1.22/Roadmap for the schedule.