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Wiktionary macros for assisted article creation don't work for IP users
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Description

Macros like the plural form macro only work for logged in users.

How to reproduce:

  1. Be not logged in
  2. Navigate to any article, for example https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=table&action=edit&section=4
  3. Hit "edit"
  4. Replace {{en-noun}} with some sample plural like this: {{en-noun|xtables}}
  5. Hit "Show preview"
  6. Observe that 'xtables' link is red, which means that no macro is attached (for logged in users 'xtables' would be green)

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Yurivict created this task.Feb 12 2016, 4:59 AM
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Aklapper triaged this task as Lowest priority.Feb 12 2016, 11:51 AM

(for logged in users 'xtables' would be green)

It is also red here when I am logged in.

It is also red here when I am logged in.

Should be green when you are logged in. Not sure what is the problem.

TTO closed this task as Invalid.Feb 13 2016, 11:07 AM
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This is a gadget "Add accelerated creation links for common inflections of some words." which is only available as a opt-in feature to logged in users. You must have opted into it at some point.

If you think that gadget should be available to unregistered users, you should bring this up with the Wiktionary community.