This task is about making manual topic subscriptions available as a beta feature at the ===Phase 2 wikis listed below
Wednesday, 18 August during the Morning backport window (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)
Phase 1 wikis
For people at the "Phase 1 wikis" above who have the Discussion tools beta feature enabled, they will see the following:
- In Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-betafeatures: the Discussion tools beta feature should contain a list item that reads: Receive notifications when new comments are added in sections you have subscribed to.
- In Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-editing: a new setting within the Discussion pages section that contains a setting titled Enable topic subscription and this setting should be enabled by default
- On a talk page with at least one ==H2==, a [ subscribe ] affordance should appear next to it
- All ===Requirements are met