Questions tagged [revisions-list]

For questions about the public lists of changes made to posts by a site's users. They are available for questions and answers by clicking the "edited X min ago" link, and on tag wikis as "history" and "excerpt history" links.

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Markdown diff shows headers changed, but only body text changed [duplicate]

On the revision history for this post, there are a couple edits which show changes to headers when viewed Inline: But when switching to the Side-by-side Markdown diff, it appears the changes only ...
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Revision histories of posts show headings being removed and re-added every single revision, even if they aren't changed

If a post has heading markup and has been edited, the revision histories' inline and side-by-side views seem to show them all changing on each and every edit, even though they aren't edited at all. (...
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Author information on revision view overflows its content [duplicate]

I just checked one random edit and saw this: I think the reputation should be shorted to 889k. Anway that bronce badges are overflowing the box.
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Button to show the version of the question as of when answer was posted / last edited?

Sometimes when reading an answer it doesn't seem to correspond entirely to the question asked, and if I want to find out why the procedure then becomes: Scroll up to the question again Check if it ...
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Add a history event to a question when it is selected or deselected for the tour page

Right now, it's hard to track the history of which questions have been used on the tour page. It's not possible to know when someone selected a question for the tour page and who, and when it was ...
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Add bounty ended information in the post timeline

Currently there are two places that show information regarding bounties on a post. The revision list (/posts/[postid]/revisions) The post timeline (/posts/[postid]/timeline) Currently both show ...
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Text selection overflows in revisions, “Side-by-side Markdown” mode

When trying to select text in a side-by-side revision, that is, select the text from one side, it works perfectly fine. However, the selection overflows to the other side when using "Side-by-side ...
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How to see hot network question time of an unedited question? [duplicate]

When a question becomes a hot network question, the time it became such is shown in the edit history of the question. You can replace the last part of the URL with revisions to see. I just came across ...
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Add “Return to nomination” link to nomination revision page

Any post revision page contains a link "Return to {post}" at the top of the page: But there is no such link in candidate nomination revision page, e.g.: Without a link it's impossible to ...
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Is it intentional that the profile reputation display in the revision history doesn't match the way it is displayed elsewhere? [duplicate]

I noticed that in the revision history, reputation over 10K isn't displayed in the shortened format used in other places. For example, in the revision history for this question on ELL my reputation on ...
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Fix the flair display within post revision view [duplicate]

The post revisions view doesn't present a proper abbreviated reputation flair. In fact, it shows the full reputation as-is, without a thousand-separating comma. Can this be fixed? Consider the ...
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Revision history comments may not wrap if they are very long

If the comment in the revision history is very long, the text may cover the editor's information without wrapping in some cases. This issue mainly occurs only in Chromium-based browsers. (Chrome, ...
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Doing a tag only edit on a previous revision doesn't do the expected roll-back [duplicate]

See the revision list of this post. I wanted to apply the changes done in revision 5 (a tag edit), on revision 3. So essentially a roll-back to revision 3, and then the edit that was made in revision ...
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Editing older revision (not most recent) no longer includes older title and tags, and automatic rollback note

Say there are two revisions: #2 mine #1 OP [edit] What used to happen, if I pressed edit next to the first revision, added stuff to #1 (not #2), they would be like this: #3 rollback -- [manual ...
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Reputation on post's revisions page may have “k” or “m” [duplicate]

The reputation on the post's revisions page doesn't not have a thousand ("k") or million ("m"). Usually on the post or Users page, the user's reputation with the "k" or &...
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Site badge icons are not used on new revisions screen

With the latest change to the revisions screen, a site's custom badges are not displayed on the user card. Here's an example - you can see the custom badges used for Arqade on the top bar, while the ...
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Make display of reputation in revisions list consistent with the user card display

The user card in the revision list, for example here, shows the exact amount of reputation: This is not consistent with how the flair works on (all?) other places in the site, e.g. under a post. ...
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Revisions list Code Block stretches screen

bug See the revision histories here: https://stackoverflow.com/posts/46344443/revisions https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/posts/383658/revisions The long code blocks page-stretch, as opposed to ...
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I deleted my question from Stack Overflow. How can I delete the revision history? [duplicate]

I deleted my question from Stack Overflow having some sensitive information, but I believe the question is not completely removed from Stack Overflow. It also has a revision history, so I want to ...
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Revision history shows all the text changed - post stored as one long line with 
 instead of line breaks

For example, look at this edit history: https://meta.stackexchange.com/posts/359735/revisions It looks like every single revision replaced all the text in the post, even when the revision comment says ...
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Rollback button appears to the most recent edit revision item if it's a rollback

In posts where the most recent edit is a rollback, a rollback button appears (example): Clicking it shows this error: Related: I can rollback to the most recent revision, but I think this was ...
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Empty diff in edit history

I was looking at the edit history for a question: https://money.stackexchange.com/posts/3388/revisions Notice how edit #3 is supposed to be a tag edit, but the diff is blank: Why?
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API method /posts/{ids}/revisions returns <b></b> for hot questions and hot meta posts

The API seems to return <b></b> instead of <b>Became Hot Network Question</b> as the comment field for the revision item in which a post became a HNQ. Here is an example: { ...
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“Show full diff” link is wrongly placed in the revision history of very long posts [duplicate]

When viewing the revision history of very long posts, only the changed parts of the posts are shown, while the rest is hidden. For example, in the revision history of this answer, we see the following:...
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Tag excerpts don't support formatting, but their revision history seems to suggest so [duplicate]

Tag excerpts don't support formatting (example). However, their revision history seems to suggest so:
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Why does this question have 26 “entered HNQ” revision entries? [duplicate]

I answered a question on Science Fiction & Fantasy Stack Exchange, which I noticed had gotten a relatively large amount of votes. I figured it had probably gone HNQ, and went to check the revision ...
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Why does the edit diff look like a link was removed though it is still clickable in the post?

The latest version of an answer (that I created and Community last edited) is not displaying or editing right. Instead, a version that still has a dead URL in it* is displayed both on the main page ...
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Please improve the design for “duplicates list edited” in post revisions page

Ever since the release of the feature that allowed users with the dupe/gold hammer privilege to edit a question's duplicate list, there hasn't been any improvement to how it is displayed in the post ...
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“Reveal spoiler” text is hidden when hover over on a spoiler in revision history

With the new formatting, in the revision history when hovering over on a spoiler, the "Reveal spoiler" text is hidden, but whereas in the normal post when hovering over on a spoiler, the &...
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Syntax highlighting is lost after collapsing and expanding the revision history

When I visit https://sometopic.stackexchange.com/posts/postId/revisions and click on ▼ to collapse the revision and then ▶ to expand, the syntax highlighting is lost after some milliseconds. After ...
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Question edits use/change Commit Message (Edit Summary) for/from following edit submissons

I have Commit Messages ("Edit Summaries") that are describing other edits. The U.I. does not inform the user at all how the edit will be saved with previous/next commit message (maybe give a ...
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Can a question “go hot” multiple times within three seconds? [duplicate]

I answered this code review post and noticed in the history 23 distinct entries of Became Hot Network Question. The first 20 timestamps show 2020-06-20 01:55:14Z and the last three show 2020-06-20 01:...
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Bad spacing between ‘link’ and ‘full’

When looking at this revision, there is very little space between link and full: Info: iOS 13.4.1 Firefox 25.1
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Add some line breaks in the “duplicate list edited” message in the timeline and revision history

When a gold badge user or a moderator edits the duplicate list of a question, it now properly shows the new list's links in the timeline. This change is great, but I think we can do even better. ...
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Why is the user who ended a bounty shown in SEDE differently from the timeline and the revision history?

Recently I looked at situations where the PostNotices table shows a different OwnerUserId and DeletionUserId. This was based on Glorfindel's advice, who suggested this as a way to find bounties which ...
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When a bounty is returned by moderator, is this shown in the revision history (timeline, SEDE)?

Moderators can refund the bounty to the users offering bounties. (However, this only happens in some rare situations.) If that happens, can we see this in the timeline and revision history? Is some ...
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Add a link to /revisions from the timeline

Recently (relatively), a link to the timeline was added on every post, allowing for a more convenient way to see the information presented there (such as reviews and a clear timeline of actions and ...
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Tag green background in revision is too light

The green background color for the revision list is too light. Sample revision list. Can this be improved? New UI: Please refer the old UI:
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New red/green background in revision history is too light and not visible

Along the same lines as New red background for deleted posts is too light and not visible on high-contrast screens the new(?) red/green paragraph colouring in the revision history is also too light ...
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Line/word wrapping in revision history and responses tab (and probably other places)

and (Link) I just noticed that change. I didn't find new reports under bug. Note the names and badge count in the first screenshot, and the badge count in the second one. PS I can't link to ...
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Inline diff view in revision history breaks runnable code snippets

When viewing the inline diff view in the revision history of a post, pressing the "Run code snippet" button tries to concatenate both revisions:
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Questions migrated more than 60 days ago no longer link to their revision history on the origin site (possible license violation)

In January 2014, the migration banner on questions migrated from other sites was changed to link to the revision history of the question on the origin site (the migration stub), and said revision ...
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Visible links inside spoilers in revision history [duplicate]

The spoiler markdown usually does a good job of hiding the content inside them. E.g., consider this year's ❄️ Winter Bash 2019 Hat list ❄️: However, oddly enough, if you take a look at the post's ...
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Difference between revisions of a list is shown as complete rewrite of the list

I've come across a strange display of a difference between two revisions of a list in a post, where in a newer revision only one bullet point was changed: the "inline" and "side-by-side" differences ...
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Different strings used on post revisions and edit pages (please, use existing one)

https://ru.meta.stackoverflow.com/posts/9322/revisions Used string 0b0dee08acad5d7c8cbde8ea2de60033: [Edit removed during grace period] But on edit page used another string (hardcoded?): ...
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Editing a tag wiki is limited to 30000 characters when coming from the revision history

Preparation You need the Edit community wiki privilege (100 reputation), but the bug also occurs when you have the Tag Wikis privilege (20,000 reputation). Find a tag with a body of more than 30,000 ...
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Improve formatting of dupehammer indication in the iOS app

Contrary to the question closed popup, the revisions list does include information about somebody using a dupehammer to close a question. However, it's badly formatted; it looks as if the tag name is ...
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How would one know which sub-reason of “off-topic” was a question previously closed for (now reopened)?

Past close & reopen events are visible in a post's revision and timeline, and duplicate records are also available publicly on the same page. However, I can't find a way to determine which sub-...
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Change history looks weird if same edit committed by two people fast

We apparently committed the same edit within 1 second. :p The change history looks weird... When looking at the Revision History of the question, edit 2 added a tag, and edit 3 shows as being empty (...
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What kind of history events can only be performed by moderators?

There are the following post history types (from SEDE): Initial Title - The first title a question is asked with. Initial Body - The first raw body text a post is submitted with. Initial Tags - The ...

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