Loading of editor should not be blocked on the editor preference getting saved
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The editor selection preference pop-up should go away immediately when the user has made their choice, allowing the selected editor to finish loading. The API call to save the preference should be properly asynchronous.

ori created this task.Apr 27 2016, 2:36 AM
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ill take this on

Zppix removed Zppix as the assignee of this task.Apr 28 2016, 1:03 PM

Git's acting up again someone else wanna take this on?

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DLynch added a subscriber: DLynch.Aug 25 2016, 4:34 PM

The delay in switching to wikitext if VE is navigated to was added by Alex in 76a12f2f9b3c0a7a89a3d116cbc9dee7687e587e fairly recently, apparently because T121122 indicated that the preference was failing to be saved sometimes if we didn't wait.

Deskana lowered the priority of this task from Normal to Low.Oct 12 2017, 1:43 PM
Deskana moved this task from TR0: Interrupt to Freezer on the VisualEditor board.