VisualEditor: When a template is completely empty, it is invisible in CE
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Description

This bug came about from a misspelled parameter in a template on hewiki. The template returned a completely empty result when the required parameter was invalid, and there was no place to hover above the template and access the transclusion icon to change or remove it.

To replicate:

I have an idea on how to solve that, but I am not sure if the issue isn't deeper.


Version: unspecified
Severity: normal

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bz55810
Mooeypoo created this task.Oct 16 2013, 9:12 PM

Change 90210 had a related patch set uploaded by Catrope:
Adding a placeholder into an empty transclusion

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/90210

Change 90210 merged by jenkins-bot:
Add a placeholder into an empty transclusion

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/90210

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