Farkas, Illes wrote:
I have the impression that I keep asking trivial questions ... sorry
... and please, let me know, if I should send them to a different
Having looked at the dump file enwiki-pages-meta-history, I found that
it contains a total of five revisions for the enwiki page "American
Samoa", while in the online version at
I can see for the year 2003 alone 9 (not minor) edits, plus a number
of minor edits.
All those edits should appear there no matter how old the file is, but
that file might be broken.
enwiki-pages-meta-history must contain all edits to all the pages. Full
stop. Including minor edits, bot edits, and so on.
The only thing that could change these are deletions (oversights) and
(2) what the total 5 edits for the page "American
Samoa" mean in
Looking at the metadata could help. Seems that something is corrupted.