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user pages with an additional namespace prefix appear to be existent as global user pages on Meta
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See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:User:East718 or https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Wikipedia:East718. Both display a bolded version of the page title, a "What you see on this page was copied" banner and do not exist on Meta or as global accounts.

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FDMS created this task.Feb 27 2015, 1:19 AM
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FDMS renamed this task from global userpage displaying for user with no global account or Meta userpage to user pages with an additional namespace prefix appear to be existent as global user pages on Meta.Feb 27 2015, 1:45 AM
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Change 193318 had a related patch set uploaded (by Legoktm):
Use User::isValidUserName() for validation checking

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/193318

Legoktm claimed this task.Feb 27 2015, 1:59 AM

Change 193318 merged by jenkins-bot:
Use User::isValidUserName() for validation checking

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/193318

Legoktm closed this task as Resolved.Feb 27 2015, 5:35 PM
bd808 moved this task from Done to Archive on the MediaWiki-Core-Team board.Mar 3 2015, 5:00 PM