Summary: Wrong email notification on user rights change
I recently was added to the Coder group on mediawiki.org (username: tbleher).
http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:Log/rights correctly says
15:42, 23 January 2011 Reedy (Talk | contribs) changed group membership for
User:Tbleher from (none) to Coders (Has commit access)
RecentChanges shows the same line.
The email notification I received was however entirely different:
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2011 15:45:17 +0000
From: WikiAdmin <w...@wikimedia.org>
Subject: MediaWiki page User:Tbleher has been created by Reedy
To: Tbleher <thomasble...@gmx.de>
the MediaWiki page User:Tbleher has been created on 23 January 2011 by
Reedy, see http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:Tbleher for the current
This is a new page.
Editor's summary: Has commit access
Contact the editor:
There will be no other notifications in case of further changes unless
you visit this page. You could also reset the notification flags for all
your watched pages on your watchlist.
Your friendly MediaWiki notification system
To change your watchlist settings, visit
Feedback and further assistance
My user page is on my watchlist, but it hasn't changed since its creation on
10 January 2008
So somehow the email text message got mixed up.
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