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Enable Extension:Replace Text on Hindi Wikipedia
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Author: vibhijain

Description:
Please enable Extension:Replace Text on Hindi Wikipedia. The local consensus is here:
http://hi.wikipedia.org/wiki/विकिपीडिया:New_Extension


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage.Nov 21 2014, 11:37 PM
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Would a bot not be better for this?

vibhijain wrote:

Hindi Wikipedia needs to change all Devanagari numbers to Arabic one as per local discussion, so This extension would be a lot helpful.

mayurdce wrote:

No, this extension help us a lot as vibhi told, we have already see Worthlessness of this extension here(http://hi.bharatdiscovery.org/india/%E0%A4%B5%E0%A4%BF%E0%A4%B6%E0%A5%87%E0%A4%B7:Version)

brion added a comment.Jul 12 2011, 6:58 PM

Extension:ReplaceText isn't scalable, and doesn't work at all in Wikimedia's configurations.

mayurdce wrote:

I am reopening this bug bcoz I have already provided the link of site-http://hi.bharatdiscovery.org/india/%E0%A4%B5%E0%A4%BF%E0%A4%B6%E0%A5%87%E0%A4%B7:Version where it is installed, it is a very important extension for hi wiki.Plz reconfirm it.I requesting for reveiw for this

bugs wrote:

Wikimedia's configuration is different. It's also a very different situation when the wiki is used on a small wiki like that compared to when it's used on the 5th most visited site in the world. :-)

Restoring Brion's WONTFIX -- he's the man in charge, after all.

mayurdce wrote:

I am reopening this bug as this extension in already in review process for Upper Sorbian and Lower Sorbian Wikipedia as per thi bug https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=23606.

(In reply to comment #7)

I am reopening this bug as this extension in already in review process for
Upper Sorbian and Lower Sorbian Wikipedia as per thi bug
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=23606.

23606 does not state anything like that, only that it will need to be reviewed.

Wontfixing both of these based on brion's wontfix.

(In reply to comment #8)

23606 does not state anything like that, only that it will need to be reviewed.

*need to be reviewed if enabled.