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Item7650: Broken links in statistics script

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I got this report via e-mail:

On May 12, 2015, at 2:53 PM, Francis Schiffer wrote:

> The implementation of “Feature Proposal: Statistics enhancements for ReadOnlyAndMirrorWebs” breaks the CGI collection of statistics in two places.
> The [force] link points to the WebStatisticsFooter topic rather than the WebStatistics topic, which included the WebStatisticsFooter topic. As a result there is no template line to be updated with the statistics. Replacing Bugs with Bugs fixes this issue.
> The UI/Statistics.pm attempts to create a link back to the WebStatistics topic in the line that begins with “Go to …”. This link also points to the WebStatisticsFooter topic, which only exists for the TWiki web. It should be possible to set $topic to the correct name for the WebStatistics topic.
> skips
> ---
> Francis H Schiffer 3rd
> Any opinions are completely mine.

So there are two issues:

1. "force" link points to footer instead of WebStatistics

2. statistics script points to footer instead of WebStatistics

-- TWiki:Main/PeterThoeny - 2015-05-13

Thank you for the report. This is solely about WebStatisticsFooter, which I've fixed and tested.

-- TWiki:Main.HideyoImazu - 2015-05-14

Summary Broken links in statistics script
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny
Codebase ~twiki4, 6.0.1
SVN Range TWiki-6.0.1-trunk, Fri, 03 Apr 2015, build 28925
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Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed

Checkins TWikirev:29185 TWikirev:29186
TargetRelease patch
ReleasedIn 6.0.2
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Topic revision: r6 - 2016-01-22 - PeterThoeny
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