VisualEditor: Change "newspaper" to "news"
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Visualeditor-cite-tool-definition.json says:

{ "name": "news", "icon": "ref-cite-news", "template": "Cite news" },

Shouldn't the "name" part determine the name that's showing in the list?

The actual tool says "newspaper" instead of "news". I want it to say "news" (because the news might come out of a news-magazine or a news-TV show or a news-website, not just a news-paper).


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Whatamidoing-WMF created this task.Via LegacyMay 12 2014, 12:01 AM
Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 9:26 PM

(In reply to WhatamIdoing from comment #0)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Visualeditor-cite-tool-definition.
json says:

{ "name": "news", "icon": "ref-cite-news", "template": "Cite news" },

Shouldn't the "name" part determine the name that's showing in the list?

Not exactly, but close. It means that the name is taken from [[MediaWiki:Visualeditor-cite-tool-name-news]]. The default translation of that message in English is "Newspaper", but we could change that to say "News" in the software. You could also edit the MediaWiki: page locally but I'd recommend changing it in the software instead to prevent enwiki diverging from the rest of the universe.

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 9:28 PM

Change 133839 had a related patch set uploaded by Catrope:
Change label for news citation tool from "Newspaper" to "News"

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/133839

Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 9:31 PM

(In reply to Gerrit Notification Bot from comment #2)

Change 133839 had a related patch set uploaded by Catrope:
Change label for news citation tool from "Newspaper" to "News"

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/133839

All done, just pending a yay/nay from James (since I don't wanna go around changing messages without talking to anyone).

Also, sorry for the long turnaround on this, most of the team was at the hackathon in Zürich last weekend and some people took some vacation time around that as well.

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 10:15 PM

Change 133841 had a related patch set uploaded by Catrope:
Change Cite > Newspaper to Cite > News

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/133841

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 10:24 PM

Change 133839 abandoned by Catrope:
Change label for news citation tool from "Newspaper" to "News"

Reason:
Abandoning in favor of https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/133841/

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/133839

gerritbot added a comment.Via ConduitMay 16 2014, 10:26 PM

Change 133841 merged by jenkins-bot:
Change Cite > Newspaper to Cite > News

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/133841

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