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Lift IP cap on for account creation for Jewish Museum NYC - Sunday March 3
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Art+Feminism is holding its annual editathon at the Jewish Museum in NYC in conjunction with Wikimedia NYC, AfroCrowd, and others. We would like to request a temporary lift of the IP cap for the location on this Sunday March 3, 2019, from 10:00 am – 8:00 pm Eastern Time. We expect about 70 editors in attendance. Typically we expect about 1/3 to need new accounts created onsite, but potentially up to 1/2. Many will be created through the new Dashboard account creation process, but many will just be bold and create their own.

The IP is

We'd like the cap to be lifted on English Wikipedia

Thank you!

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In the future, please always request the throttle at least a week in advance. Thanks!

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Change 493427 had a related patch set uploaded (by Urbanecm; owner: Urbanecm):
[operations/mediawiki-config@master] Add throttle rule for Art+Feminism 2019 editathon

Change 493427 merged by jenkins-bot:
[operations/mediawiki-config@master] Add throttle rule for Art+Feminism 2019 editathon

Mentioned in SAL (#wikimedia-operations) [2019-02-28T19:30:38Z] <thcipriani@deploy1001> Synchronized wmf-config/throttle.php: SWAT: [[gerrit:493427|Add throttle rule for Art+Feminism 2019 editathon]] T217336 (duration: 00m 54s)