If an article name is >>180 chars the rc feedback to irc is incorrect. In CDFV there
appears a user : (colon). The summary shows 126.96.36.199 PRIVMSG #nl.wikipedia : <the
Around 180 chars the behaviour varies.
A test with 160 chars long article name and a long summary in the edit screen gives a
truncated summary in irc. A test with 150 chars, however, although also truncating
the summary, does not give a 10 chars longer summary.
History in MediaWiki looks fine.
Any subsequent edit on such an article maintains the faulty reporting in irc.
The article triggering the investigation is:
This article, which is also a redir, does not allow the addition of text after the
link. However a test with a short title and looking like this:
#redirect[[blabla]] this is a test
can be edited.
This might be a second but related problem.
OS: Windows XP