[Mediawiki-l] "Old" text in articles

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Wed Jan 13 23:53:40 UTC 2010

Rudeladmin wrote:
> Hello,
> I edited an article-text directly in the database via a script from a
> SQL-Database-Manager. 
> When i select the article inside the wiki it shows me the "old" article.
> After klicking the Edit-Button the "new", extern edited, Text is shown in
> the edit-interface.
> After storing the article the "new" text is also shown in the wiki.
> Why is the new text primal after the "wiki-internal" storing visible and not
> directly after the "wiki-external" scripting?!
> Thanks for your help,
> Dennis Wolf

It is cached. You shouldn't not edit the articles text in the database.
The easy way to add text to an article is to use

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