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Allow amending the article creation comment while publishing
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Matthiasb asked at https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Topic:Slinv77y7arpmedk:

"For years it has been common to include the name of a portal or a wiki project associated with a new article, therefore it should be possible to ammend the edit comment the tool is providing. Please note that I don't request the possibility to give a totally own edit comment. Also in future, it should be enforced the note that an article was created by the tool."

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santhosh created this task.Jul 21 2015, 7:49 PM
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santhosh renamed this task from Allow ameneding the article creation comment while publishing to Allow amending the article creation comment while publishing.Jul 21 2015, 10:50 PM
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I think that providing an option for users to give more context to the article creation is a valid case. However, I'd try to support it in a way that does not implies an additional effort for users that just want to get the translation published without such details.

Having a description text that the users can edit at anytime while translating and gets added to the summary once the article is published. I can explore some possible designs for it.

Amire80 triaged this task as Low priority.Jul 28 2015, 6:35 PM
Amire80 moved this task from Needs Triage to Bugs on the ContentTranslation board.

From a duplicate task:

Reported in https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Topic:Sn6f3y6lgiftdarh

Hi, our community at id.wiki had a contenttranslation translate-a-thon during the Independence month of our country [[id:Wikipedia:Wiki17an]]. Usually in an edit-a-thon like this, entry articles are tagged using the keyword present in the summary line (e.g. the filter for tagging previous wikisprint [[id:Istimewa:Filter_penyalahgunaan/35]]) Now, can the CT enable the summary line like the classic interface for this and for various other reason? Thanks.

Arrbee moved this task from Bugs to Enhancements on the ContentTranslation board.Jun 22 2018, 1:40 PM