Template talk:Edit request


Why do the instructions in this template's documentation and elsewhere tell us to use a parameter ("{{editprotected|...}}"), but the template code never uses that parameter anywhere and doesn't display it? Fut.Perf. 07:32, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

{{edit request|This should be displayed somewhere, but isn't.}}

Fut.Perf. 07:32, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

Thank you for fixing my mistake in the heading on Talk:Main Page. If I'm reading the docs correctly here, it appears that you can specify how the page will show up in CAT:EP if you use the parameter setting... I'm not sure how that's useful though, or if the template even does that. I think the /doc page is editable if you'd like to remove that. Killiondude (talk) 18:49, 25 June 2013 (UTC)
This instruction came from Template:TemplateBox/layout. Is it now clearer? Or simply suggest a better wording. -- Rillke(q?) 12:29, 27 June 2013 (UTC)

Misleading ProtectionEdit

It Says It's Semi-Protected Even Though It's Fully Protected. This Is Not Your Ordinary Acid3 Fan. (My Talk Page) 23:37, 29 July 2013 (UTC)

Er, I don't see anywhere where this page is claimed to be semi-protected. Can you clarify? JesseW (talk) 02:36, 21 August 2013 (UTC)

No parameter for when a request has been answeredEdit

This template needs a parameter that can be used by the editor answering the request, so as to disable the call for action (categorization) without removing the template from talk-page threads outright. The English Wikipedia versions of this template have an |answered= parameter. Currently, transclusions are being disabled with an unsightly hack. – voidxor 01:52, 4 March 2016 (UTC)

"Fulfill this request..." uses incorrect usernameEdit

The autogenerated edit-summary when using this button on the template sometimes includes the wrong username. See for example this edit as generated from this state of a talkpage: the request was by Editør but the edit-summary says LittleWink. The problem seems to be that the template uses {{REVISIONUSER}}, which is "the user who made the most recent edit to the page," so it is only correct if nobody else has edited the page after the request was made. DMacks (talk) 11:14, 20 March 2017 (UTC)

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