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Deploy the source mode with tools as an opt-in setting on the beta cluster
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Description

Behavior

  1. On the beta cluster, turn on the New Discussion Tool and the Reply Tool
  2. Visit Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-editing
  3. Within the Discussion pages section, "check" the checkbox to the left of the Enable tools for pinging, linking and text formatting when quick replying or quick topic adding. setting.

Reply Tool

  1. Visit a talk page and open the Reply Tool's source mode
  2. ✅ Notice tools for pinging, linking and formatting text appear above the text input, like so (this a screenshot of the New Discussion Tool, I know, but you get the idea):

image.png (1×2 px, 162 KB)

New Discussion Tool

  1. Visit a talk page and open the New Discussion Tool's source mode
  2. ✅ Notice tools for pinging, linking and formatting text appear above the text input, like so:

image.png (1×2 px, 162 KB)

Done

  • The ===Bevahior described above is implemented

Event Timeline

Change 682184 had a related patch set uploaded (by Esanders; author: Esanders):

[operations/mediawiki-config@master] Make DiscussionTool's sourcemodetoolbar available on labs

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/682184

Change 682184 merged by jenkins-bot:

[operations/mediawiki-config@master] Make DiscussionTool's sourcemodetoolbar available on labs

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/682184

You can't view Special:Preferences on Beta right now due to T281180, but that should be fixed today.

(works now)

@matmarex: I can't seem to get the new tools in source mode; it appears the new setting isn't "sticking." Can you please have a look at the screen recording below and let me know if I'm doing something wrong?

Screen recording: https://youtu.be/jm6aFjSdoDk

ppelberg added a project: Skipped QA.

(works now)

@matmarex: I can't seem to get the new tools in source mode; it appears the new setting isn't "sticking." Can you please have a look at the screen recording below and let me know if I'm doing something wrong?

Screen recording: https://youtu.be/jm6aFjSdoDk

This appears to be working now.