VisualEditor: The reference name for a newly added reference is not appearing in the dialog for "Use existing reference" while opening it for the first time
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Description

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Steps to reproduce:

1.Open a page with VE
2.Insert a reference
3.Go to the option Use an existing reference

Observed Result:
In the dialog for using an existing reference, the reference name for the reference just added is missing just the reference number appears inside the bracket.
Opening it for the second time brings up the reference name

See the screenshot attached

Environment:http://en.m.wikipedia.beta.wmflabs.org/
Both on Desktop browser and iOS Device


Version: unspecified
Severity: normal
See Also:
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=68869

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bz67342
Ryasmeen created this task.Jul 1 2014, 12:48 AM

This is happening in desktop as well , not when you add Basic reference but cite references.

Change 150736 had a related patch set uploaded by Alex Monk:
Don't clone internal item node element used for references in re-use citation dialog

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/150736

Change 150736 merged by jenkins-bot:
Don't clone internal item node element used for references in re-use citation dialog

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/150736

Should be solved.

Verified the fix in test2

Verified the fix in production for both desktop and mobile

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