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[QA task] IP masking - testing temp user workflows on commons
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  • Temp users cannot edit File pages on their first edit attempt
  • a user (not logged in and not a returning temp user with previous edits) go to a File page and click one of Edit links - the warnings are displayed:

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  • a user cannot published an edit

Based on the T342067 comment, temp users cannot edit structured data on File pages. In current production (commons wmf.23) anon users are able to edit File pages and their structured data.

After non-logged users make their first edit on a non-File page, they can edit File pages and structured data (

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Etonkovidova claimed this task.

FYI this will be resolved by when it's done

Checked on `commons betalabs - the issue is fixed. Anon users

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  • a temp username is assigned