https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24782

--- Comment #4 from Bryan Tong Minh <bryan.tongm...@gmail.com> 2010-10-24 
14:17:46 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #2)
> > The problem is also how to change this in a B/C fashion. In theory, the 
> > client
> > should simply use whatever attriubute it finds in
> > <query-continue><recentchanges>. But can we be sure non has the timestamp
> > hard-coded for that? Would it be ok to break clients that rely on rcstart 
> > being
> > a timestamp?
> Yes, this is definitely OK. Clients are supposed to simply use whatever's in
> query-continue and pass it back verbatim. Nevertheless, we would still 
> announce
> it, but not as a breaking change.

It is not necessary to break b/c here. If the new format is "$timestamp|$rcid",
then we can make the API simply accept "$timestamp" as well, which would then
default to "$timestamp|0"

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