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LLM that specializes in assisting Wikimedia/MediaWiki technical contributors
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Feature summary (what you would like to be able to do and where):
Do you know if there are any plans for our machine learning team to train an LLM to assist Wikimedia technical contributors? This would involve training the LLM using MediaWiki code, gadget and userscript code, MediaWiki wiki,, Toolforge code, etc.

Use case(s) (list the steps that you performed to discover that problem, and describe the actual underlying problem which you want to solve. Do not describe only a solution):

Benefits (why should this be implemented?):
LLMs can be quite useful for software engineers since they are good at reading code and generating sample code, but LLMs on the market right now such as ChatGPT probably aren't very familiar with the MediaWiki framework.

And there is also a lack of MediaWiki questions and answers on StackOverflow and related sites, making google searches for MediaWiki-related topics difficult sometimes, and creating a niche that a MediaWiki-trained LLM could fill.

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Susannaanas subscribed.

This is a really great suggestion! ChatGPT does not know enough and gives bad suggestions, and humans aren't available.