Disable the "Find a language" label, search box and arrow button
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The current "Find a language" search box does not work because of a bug in the API that we use. We want to comment out this search box so that users aren't frustrated by it not working.

debt created this task.Feb 10 2016, 12:51 AM
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ksmith renamed this task from Comment out "Find a language" label, search box and arrow button to Remove the "Find a language" label, search box and arrow button.Feb 17 2016, 7:06 PM
ksmith renamed this task from Remove the "Find a language" label, search box and arrow button to Disable the "Find a language" label, search box and arrow button.
debt assigned this task to Jdrewniak.Feb 23 2016, 8:30 PM

Change 274108 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdrewniak):
Disabling broken language search.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/274108

Change 274117 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdrewniak):
Replacing search icon with UI standards one.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/274117

Change 274117 merged by jenkins-bot:
Replacing search icon with UI standards one.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/274117

@JGirault @Jdrewniak Are you planning on using SVGs later in the process in contrast to the PNGs right now?

Change 274108 merged by jenkins-bot:
Disabling broken language search.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/274108

@Volker_E we'd love to, but the lack of SVG support in old browsers is a big issue...
For now we haven't made a decision on the list of browsers that we support. We try to support them all.

debt closed this task as Resolved.Mar 11 2016, 2:44 AM

Done and released on March 10, 2016 (PST)!

What's the API bug?

debt moved this task from Done to Completed on the Discovery-Portal-Sprint board.Apr 7 2016, 3:37 PM