Page MenuHomePhabricator

Scale: deploy Growth features to a new set of wikis
Open, HighPublic

Description

We will deploy the Growth features to the following Wikipedias.

Tracking of opened tasks is done using Growth-Deployments.

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3 - "script mode"
This new round is done using a different process (see "Processes" section below).

  • Central Kurdish
  • Azerbaijani
  • Finnish
  • Lithuanian
  • Estonian
  • Marathi
  • Slovenian
  • Kazakh
  • Malayalam
  • Georgian

Round 4
All remaining top 100 Wikipedias, except:

  • the ones where the deployment process has already started
  • Wikipedias where the visual editor is still in Beta.

Round 5
All remaining Wikipedias, except round 4 exceptions.

Processes

Before June 2021

  1. A ticket is created for each wiki, with the configuration needed (links, templates, translations)
  2. The features are deployed in a way that only users who enable them in their preferences can see them
  3. The community is informed about the upcoming deployment, and is invited to 1/ check on translations and 2/ check the configuration
  4. Features are deployed two weeks after the announcement if no major blocker is identified (following Wikimedia Product Guidance definitions).

Starting June 2021

  1. The configuration for each wiki is locally created, based on T284072, and is available at Special:EditGrowthConfig
  2. The features are deployed in a way that only users who enable them in their preferences can see them
  3. The community is informed about the upcoming deployment using MassMassage, and is invited to 1/ check on translations and 2/ check the configuration. Fedback has to be reported at [[mw:Talk:Growth]].
  4. Features are deployed two weeks after the announcement if no major blocker is reported (following Wikimedia Product Guidance definitions).
    • Features are deployed to 100% of newcomers.

Related Objects

StatusSubtypeAssignedTask
OpenTrizek-WMF
OpenTrizek-WMF
ResolvedTrizek-WMF
ResolvedNone
ResolvedUrbanecm_WMF
ResolvedUrbanecm_WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 17 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMar 24 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedApr 7 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedApr 6 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedApr 21 2021Trizek-WMF
OpenUrbanecm_WMF
ResolvedApr 7 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMay 19 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMay 12 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMay 12 2021Trizek-WMF
ResolvedMay 19 2021Urbanecm_WMF
ResolvedJun 23 2021Urbanecm_WMF
ResolvedUrbanecm_WMF
OpenSep 1 2021Urbanecm_WMF

Event Timeline