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Block cookies should expire after 24 hours or the length of the actual block, whichever is shorter
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Let's change the cookie expiration to expire after 24 hours or the length of the actual block, whichever is shorter (at least until we're sure that it's not causing any problems). (Hopefully, this is the same way that non-cookie autoblocks currently work.)

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kaldari triaged this task as Medium priority.Dec 15 2016, 6:50 PM
kaldari moved this task from New & TBD Tickets to Needs Discussion on the Community-Tech board.
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Change 328353 had a related patch set uploaded (by Samwilson):
Default block-cookies to 24 hours only

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/328353

Change 328353 merged by jenkins-bot:
Default block-cookies to 24 hours only

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/328353