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Item7801: Avoid adding web qualifier to parent topic on move or copy

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Over 10 years ago, TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny wrote (in )
I consider parents across webs a bug.
-- PeterThoeny - 15 Sep 2006

I agree.

Just recently, I moved a topic back out of the trash into its original web (Main/Test) and the "put back" set the parent topic to Main/Test.WebHome. This isn't particularly serious, just odd.

However, I have also had parent topics updated to point back to the originating web when moving or copying a topic to a new web.

It should be a "simple matter of software" to special-case the parent meta data field to be ignored when adding web qualifiers to topic names on a move or copy operation.

-- TWiki:Main/VickiBrown - 2017-04-11

Discussed at TWiki:Codev/KampalaReleaseMeeting2017x05x04:

  • This should be fixed eventually; needs owner

-- TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny - 2017-04-21

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Summary Avoid adding web qualifier to parent topic on move or copy
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.VickiBrown
Codebase 6.0.2
SVN Range TWiki-6.0.2-trunk, Fri, 07 Apr 2017, build 30318
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