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Config change: Deploy Reply Tool as opt-out preference at mediawiki.org
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Description

This task is about making the Reply Tool available as an opt-out feature at the mediawiki.org.

⚠️ Deployment timing

Tuesday, 7 December

Requirements

People who meet the criteria below will see the Reply Tool ( read: [ reply ]) when visiting a talk page:

  1. People who are logged in or logged out
  2. People accessing mediawiki.org using the desktop version of the site

People who meet the criteria below will *NOT* see the Reply Tool ( read: [ reply ]) when visiting a talk page:

  1. People who have explicitly disabled the Enable quick replying setting within Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-editing

Testing instructions

At the wikis listed in the ===Wikis to test section below, do the following...

Logged in

  1. Log in as an existing user
  2. Visit a talk page
  3. Verify [ reply ] links are present next to each comment
  4. Click a [ reply ] link on the page of your choosing
  5. Verify the Reply Tool opens as expected
  6. Document the text input mode – source or visual - that you see by default

Logged out

  1. Visit a talk page
  2. Verify [ reply ] links are present next to each comment
  3. Click a [ reply ] link on the page of your choosing
  4. Verify the Reply Tool opens as expected
  5. Document the text input mode – source or visual - that you see by default

New account

  1. Create a new account
  2. Visit a talk page
  3. Verify [ reply ] links are present next to each comment
  4. Click a [ reply ] link on a page of your choosing
  5. Verify the Reply Tool opens as expected
  6. Document the text input mode – source or visual - that you see by default

Wikis to test

WikiDefault input: Logged INDefault input: Logged OUTDefault input: NEW ACCOUNT
mediawiki.org

Done

  • @ppelberg finalized Deployment timing
  • All ===Requirements are met