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Require MediaWiki:Licenses to enable uploads
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On Wikimedia wikis, local uploading should be disabled if there are no licenses set on MediaWiki:Licenses.

The need for this is because some or many small WMF wikis still do not have
license options, which is really needed for our copyright requirements.

This will be done in
After this change, simply putting any content on MediaWiki:Licenses will enable uploading again.

I developed a tool at which provides information about the status of each wiki.

Version: master
Severity: normal



Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage.Nov 22 2014, 3:31 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz66960.
bzimport added a subscriber: Unknown Object (MLST).

Change 136520 had a related patch set uploaded by SPQRobin:
(bug 66960) Require MediaWiki:Licenses to enable uploads (WMF)

Change 136520 merged by jenkins-bot:
(bug 66960) Require MediaWiki:Licenses to enable uploads (WMF)

This will be become live on all Wikipedias today (with 1.24wmf11).