#281 run dupe-finder earlier in submission process

closed-fixed
Stories (85)
9
2003-07-08
2003-05-07
No

Currently, the similarStories feature locates (some ;))
similar stories once a submission has been opened, but
only upon preview.

If possible, it would save one step for each
questionable story if similarStories ran instead upon
first opening a story from the submissions bin rather
than upon preview. (Or maybe it could be part of the
submissions process itself, so that when an editor
opens a submission, he sees not only the submitter's
text, but appended to that a generated report in the form

"- URL http://www.bingo.com/example also appears in the
slashdot posting http://slashdot.org/storyx.html

- URL http://www.bingo.com/porkballs also appears in
the slashdot posting http://slashdot.org/storyq.html

- URL http://www.bingo.com/chocolate also appears in
the slashdot posting http://slashdot.org/storyz.html"\)

Discussion

  • Rob Malda

    Rob Malda - 2003-05-12

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    If we're going to do this, it may make sense to eliminate
    the submissions preview step in submit.pl, and roll the
    functionality into admin.pl's story editor. BUt its your call.

     
  • Rob Malda

    Rob Malda - 2003-05-12
    • assigned_to: nobody --> jamiemccarthy
     
  • Rob Malda

    Rob Malda - 2003-07-01
    • assigned_to: jamiemccarthy --> tvroom
     
  • Tim Vroom

    Tim Vroom - 2003-07-03
    • priority: 5 --> 9
     
  • Tim Vroom

    Tim Vroom - 2003-07-08
    • assigned_to: tvroom --> cmdrtaco
     
  • Tim Vroom

    Tim Vroom - 2003-07-08

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    Moved similarStories view up so they are shown on the initial
    viewing of a submission.

     
  • Rob Malda

    Rob Malda - 2003-07-08
    • status: open --> closed-fixed
     

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