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#3513 closed defect (fixed)

FAQ links cause a file download dialog with mediawiki blurb within

Reported by: diddledan Owned by: dd32
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Codex Keywords:
Cc:

Description

Links across the Codex pointing to https://codex.wordpress.org/FAQ cause a download to be started which contains the default MediaWiki FAQ blurb pointing to https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ.

HTTP Response is as follows:

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Server: nginx
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 22:18:14 GMT
Content-Type: application/octet-stream
Content-Length: 77
Last-Modified: Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:34:12 GMT
Connection: keep-alive
ETag: "5a0b5344-4d"
Strict-Transport-Security: max-age=31536000
Accept-Ranges: bytes

The MediaWiki FAQ can be found at:
https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ

Change History (4)

#2 @dd32
19 months ago

  • Owner set to dd32
  • Status changed from new to accepted

Seems like a server config hack is required to make this work based on this article:
https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Topic:Sy299uk8kpikvnib

Filed a systems request; https://make.wordpress.org/systems/2018/03/15/the-codex-faq-page-no/

#3 @dd32
19 months ago

  • Keywords pending-systems added

#4 @dd32
18 months ago

  • Keywords pending-systems removed
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from accepted to closed

This has been fixed.

Re-opening #3591

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