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TMH lacks obvious way to batch-encode new transcodes for old files
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I can't find a maint script or other obvious way to queue transcodes that weren't previously queued (eg at upload time). This would seem to be an issue for adding new output formats (eg T101716)

I know we've batch-added transcodes before, so there must be some way.... or have been...

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Workaround: fetch a list of all items to be batch-encoded, then have a bot ping the API transcode reset one (or a few) at a time.

At least it can be throttled, eh? :D

Change 310594 had a related patch set uploaded (by Brion VIBBER):
New requeueTranscodes.php maint script for TMH

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/310594

Change 310594 merged by jenkins-bot:
New requeueTranscodes.php maint script for TMH

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/310594

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requeueTranscodes.php is in active use, does the job. Closing.