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Hovercards: Show cards for Talk page
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Description

Hovercards shows little of interest for LiquidThreads and nothing for Flow talk pages.

It would be nice if the Popup showed

  • some indication of activity such as a count of topics
  • a text extract of the header of a Flow board if it's "interesting".
  • the date of most recent activity (which is not the same as the page revision's timestamp).

Note the MobileFrontend alpha shows a count of open topics within its icon for a conventional wiki talk page; it does this by retrieving the 'page_top_level_section_count' page property. This was discussed on the design mailing list starting with http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/design/2014-May/001825.html.

The implementation of this might end up in Flow and Extension:TextExtracts and maybe ContentHandler; I'm filing it here because it's where people notice the feature.


Version: master
Severity: enhancement

Details

Reference
bz65692

Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Low.Nov 22 2014, 3:18 AM
bzimport added a project: Page-Previews.
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Hovercards is a side project for most of the people working on it (myself included), so this definitely isn't on the cards (hahaha, I'm so punny) for the immediate future.

Aklapper changed the subtype of this task from "Task" to "Feature Request".Feb 4 2022, 11:13 AM
Aklapper removed subscribers: Spage, wikibugs-l-list.