[OSM-dev] Wiki no longer shows diffs

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Sun Dec 21 08:40:13 UTC 2014

On 21/12/14 08:37, Minh Nguyen wrote:
> On 2014-12-21 00:34, Tom Hughes wrote:
>> On 20/12/14 10:14, Minh Nguyen wrote:
>>> For the last day or so, the wiki has been showing blank diffs for every
>>> edit, for example:
>> >
>>> http://wiki.osm.org/w/index.php?diff=prev&oldid=1060762
>>> Not sure what happened, but it's making it difficult to track changes on
>>> my watchlist. Thanks in advance to the sysadmins for looking into the
>>> matter.
>> Actually it was only broken for about 16 hours and it was fixed nearly
>> 24 hours ago now.
> Yes, I know. My post was held in moderation for a day. Thanks for taking
> care of the issue.

Sorry, hadn't realised (a) it was the same email as on talk and (b) it 
had been delayed.

> While we’re at it, the search bar no longer jumps directly to a matching
> page title; it always goes to the search results page. Is that intentional?

No idea, you'd need to ask Grant.

Unless it relies on an external component (like the diff does) then it's 
unlikely the OS upgrade on Friday changed it.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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