Let gadgets add items/groups to the special character list
Open, LowPublic

Description

mw.language.setSpecialCharacters( { latin: [ { action: { type: 'encapsulate' }, label:'nowiki' } ] } ); should work but it doesn't seem to be picked up by either WikiEditor or VE.

Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptMay 20 2017, 1:27 PM
Deskana triaged this task as Low priority.Jun 20 2017, 7:28 PM
Deskana added a subscriber: Deskana.

@Jdforrester-WMF thinks that gadgets are meant to be able to do this, but it doesn't seem to work.

Deskana moved this task from To Triage to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.Jun 20 2017, 7:43 PM