Install "Disambiguator" extension on WMF wikis
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I'm opening this bug because I think the Disambiguator extension fixes bug 6754, so all we need is getting this on WMF wikis.


Version: wmf-deployment
Severity: enhancement
URL: http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Disambiguator

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He7d3r created this task.Jun 25 2013, 1:42 PM

It's currently live on [[testwiki:]], by the way.

greg added a comment.Jun 25 2013, 7:59 PM

It is also on ENWP (and test2.wikipedia) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Version

Helder: could you tell me which wiki specifically you want this installed on, and, we would need some community consensus to turn it on.

Why would any wiki not want this feature? I could ask for consensus on (some) Portuguese wikis, but I really think this is of interest for anyone.

Yeah, this really should just be enabled everywhere per common sense ;) I think a similar (but half-baked) feature exists in MediaWiki core and this is intended to replace it.

Yes, this is intended to be a replacement for the half-baked core feature. Since no one has reported any problems with it on en.wiki, I'll see about enabling it everywhere next week. I'll just need to send an email to the tech-ambassadors list letting everyone know about it.

greg added a comment.Jun 28 2013, 8:20 PM

Thanks Kaldari.

cc'ing Reedy so it is on his radar for deploymemts

cc'ing Howie for MW Product Management reasons (related to a PM for Platform discussion).

Change 72646 had a related patch set uploaded by Kaldari:
Enabling Disambiguator extension on all WMF wikis

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/72646

Change 72646 merged by jenkins-bot:
Enabling Disambiguator extension on all WMF wikis

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/72646

It's installed on all the wikis now. I'm about to email the tech-ambassadors list to tell people how to set up the magic word.

  • Bug 51499 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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