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Gather not working on beta labs in beta
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No gather experiment is setup on beta labs or english wikipedia

bucket = experiments.getBucket( 'gather' );

returns Uncaught Error: The experiment "gather" hasn't been defined.

In this situation the watchstar should still enable on beta.

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Change 218537 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdlrobson):
Re-enable Gather on beta labs when experiment is not setup

Change 218537 merged by jenkins-bot:
Re-enable Gather on beta labs when experiment is not setup

phuedx added a subscriber: phuedx.Jun 16 2015, 9:28 AM

@Jdlrobson: Why not just configure the experiment to be always on on Beta Labs? e.g.

$wgMFExperiments => [
  'gather' => [
    'enabled' => true,
    'buckets' => [
      'A' => 1,

… which is very nearly almost the suggested testing configuration from the original patch.

phuedx closed this task as Resolved.Jun 16 2015, 11:38 AM

Verified this on BC.