VisualEditor: Cannot include the same existing reference after adding it once in an article
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Description

Steps to reproduce:

1.Open a page with VE which has 4 citations
2.Open Cite>Re-use
3.Select the first reference to re-use
4.Now again open the use existing reference dialog and observe that the last reference that you added is selected
5.Try to add it in the article

Observed Result:

It does not get added, if you select some other reference and then try to add the previous one , it will work

Environment:Betalabs, test2


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

Details

Reference
bz68582
Ryasmeen created this task.Jul 25 2014, 6:13 PM

Sounds like an OptionWidget/SelectWidget thing? Clear the selection when reopening the dialog?

Is this just because the reference is selected?

Change 150708 had a related patch set uploaded by Alex Monk:
Unselect currently selected item in re-use citation dialog when reopening

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/150708

Change 150708 merged by jenkins-bot:
Unselect currently selected item in re-use citation dialog when reopening

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/150708

  • Bug 69027 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Verified the fix in test2

Verified the fix in production

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