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LQT signature length is shorter than the MW signature length
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The LQT signature length is shorter than the MW signature length. This causes problems with lengthier signatures such as my own.

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 22 2014, 12:15 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz34271.
bzimport added a subscriber: Unknown Object (MLST). > Signature > New signature:
allows entering 255 characters, so I added 255 characters.
Then I went to and replied to a thread. The full 255 characters were shown as the signature, plus the " (Talk)" string appended.

Hence cannot reproduce.

Mark: Do you still see this issue?

<bawolff> The sig length in mediawiki is configurable. Presumably mark meant the default length

Hmm, assuming that test2 uses default settings for this, I wonder if the report refers to a configuration which might have the LQT value be hardcoded and ignore the MW value completely then?

I've updated the test2 wiki with my tests. Still seeing problems.

Jdforrester-WMF lowered the priority of this task from Medium to Lowest.Aug 4 2016, 11:34 PM
Jdforrester-WMF added a subscriber: Jdforrester-WMF.

LiquidThreads has been replaced by StructuredDiscussions on all Wikimedia production wikis (except one, which will be done soon). It is no longer under active development or maintenance, so I'm re-classifying all open LQT tasks as "Lowest" priority.