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WD within WP watchlists: Allow hiding changes to descriptions used in other languages
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As Wikipedians, we need the ability to see ONLY changes to WikiData elements used within Wikipedia articles within our Wikipedia watchlists.

Amir has made great progress towards this goal here T90436: Improve usage tracking granularity to avoid irrelevant changes showing in the watchlist. with only a few steps left to complete it. One is:

  1. Not include changes to descriptions used in other languages

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Event Timeline

Restricted Application added a project: User-Ladsgroup. · View Herald TranscriptMay 29 2019, 1:13 AM
Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald Transcript
Nirmos added a subscriber: Nirmos.May 29 2019, 4:35 AM

@Aklapper from what I understand I have their explicit agreement

I am wondering if this and T224532 should be separate preferences or if we can get away with one. Would aprechiate some input from @Charlie_WMDE and people working on the new watchlist.

How about changes to labels?

Restricted Application added a project: Growth-Team. · View Herald TranscriptJun 5 2019, 9:34 AM
Nemo_bis added a subscriber: Nemo_bis.
JTannerWMF moved this task from Inbox to External on the Growth-Team board.Jul 23 2019, 8:27 PM
JTannerWMF added a subscriber: JTannerWMF.

It looks like Wikidata is working on this so the Growth-Team is making this external

Jony added a subscriber: Jony.Jul 24 2019, 5:14 AM