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Log and count occurances of save attempts of alises containing pipes
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Based on the result of T223270, we would like to know how often users attempt to save aliases containing pipe | characters.
A log entry is made each time a user attempts this, either through Special:SetAliases or through Special:SetLavelDescriptionAliases.

We need to count those log entries. The easiest would be adding a Grafana board for this data.

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noarave created this task.Jun 21 2019, 12:48 PM
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Addshore moved this task from incoming to ready to go on the Wikidata board.Jun 21 2019, 10:54 PM
Addshore triaged this task as Low priority.Jun 24 2019, 10:43 PM
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So the logging ends up in logstash.
Rather than add any aditional metric tracking for statsd and thus graphite we can just look at https://logstash.wikimedia.org/goto/2e6046d9ed165ddb1aa8945cfefbd74b

It's only been deployed for roughly 5 days so far, and so far no occourances on wikidata.org.
I triggered 2 errors on test wikidata today to proove that the logging is working

Assigning to myself and I will check back in a week etc and update the status

Restricted Application added a project: User-Addshore. · View Herald TranscriptJun 24 2019, 11:08 PM

Awesome. Thanks @Addshore !