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wfLoadExtension shim breaks on case sensitive file systems.
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Timeline's wfLoadExtension shim uses lower case "timeline" which breaks on case sensitive file systems.

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Alexia created this task.Aug 7 2017, 4:30 PM
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Legoktm added a subscriber: Legoktm.Aug 7 2017, 4:32 PM

Hmm, in Gerrit the extension directory is lower-case: mediawiki/extensions/timeline. Can you rename the directory to match?

Alexia added a comment.Aug 7 2017, 4:41 PM

I think I know why this happened then. Our development machines are OS X case-insensitive. So most likely at some point it was capitalized way in the past, but future file copies went fine since OS X will not rename/ignore the difference. I will mark this as closed.

Alexia closed this task as Resolved.Aug 7 2017, 4:41 PM
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