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Remove unnecessary escaping of UTF-8 characters in messages
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The messages delivered by load.php contains unnecessary escaped UTF-8 characters like or \u00f6 instead of ö. Escaping is not needed here and is a waste of traffic.

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Fomafix created this task.Jul 30 2019, 5:27 AM
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Change 526308 had a related patch set uploaded (by Fomafix; owner: Fomafix):
[mediawiki/core@master] ResourceLoader: Avoid escaping of characters in messages

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/526308

Krinkle moved this task from Inbox to Backlog: Small & Maintenance on the Performance-Team board.

Change 526308 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/core@master] resourceloader: Avoid escaping of UTF-8 characters in messages

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/526308

Fomafix renamed this task from Remove unnecessary escaping in messages to Remove unnecessary escaping of UTF-8 characters in messages.Aug 1 2019, 6:28 PM
Fomafix closed this task as Resolved.
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