Deskana (Dan Garry)
Senior Product Manager, Editing

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User Details

User Since
Oct 22 2014, 6:49 PM (182 w, 2 d)
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Deskana
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Deskana
MediaWiki User
Deskana (WMF)

I work for or provide services to the Wikimedia Foundation, and this is the account I try to use for edits or statements I make in that role. However, the Foundation does not vet all my activity, so edits, statements, or other contributions made by this account may not reflect the views of the Foundation. For my personal account, see @Deskbanana.

Recent Activity

Today

Deskana removed a project from T96186: [EPIC] Move VisualEditor code from MobileFrontend to VisualEditor: Tracking.
Fri, Apr 20, 3:05 PM · Epic, MobileFrontend, WMF-deploy-2015-08-11_(1.26wmf18), WMF-deploy-2015-08-04_(1.26wmf17), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Mobile, Technical-Debt, VisualEditor
Deskana closed T88227: Multiple extensions: VisualEditor JavaScript should only be added if VisualEditor is installed as Invalid.

Tracking tasks are deprecated in Phabricator; see T192655.

Fri, Apr 20, 3:05 PM · VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor, MediaWiki-extensions-Other, JavaScript, Tracking
Deskana added a comment to T192658: Editing source code of File with Beta new wikitext feature yields blank white section..

I can't reproduce so far. Do you see any errors in your browser console when this happens?

Fri, Apr 20, 2:54 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, BetaFeatures, Beta-Feature
Deskana awarded T192655: Replace all "tracking" tasks with tags/projects (if unbounded), relabel them to outcome tasks (if bounded), or kill them entirely (if pointless) a Like token.
Fri, Apr 20, 2:47 PM · Project-Admins, Phabricator
Liuxinyu970226 awarded T44138: VisualEditor: Toolbar "Save page" button is confusing as it merely opens the dialog to save the page a Orange Medal token.
Fri, Apr 20, 1:05 PM · User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana closed T54327: Broken browser plugins cause cruft to be injected into the page (tracking) as Invalid.

Tracking bugs existed as a workaround to Bugzilla's shortcomings. There's no utility in keeping this around now.

Fri, Apr 20, 10:05 AM · Tracking, VisualEditor-DataModel, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana closed T192392: [[data:image/png;base64... added to article when editing using the visual editor due to broken browser extension as Resolved.

Well, this problem is fixed at least. Anything else we want to do should go in a separate task.

Fri, Apr 20, 9:52 AM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-CopyPaste
Deskana closed T192392: [[data:image/png;base64... added to article when editing using the visual editor due to broken browser extension, a subtask of T54327: Broken browser plugins cause cruft to be injected into the page (tracking), as Resolved.
Fri, Apr 20, 9:52 AM · Tracking, VisualEditor-DataModel, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana renamed T192392: [[data:image/png;base64... added to article when editing using the visual editor due to broken browser extension from [[data:image/png;base64... added to article using the VisualEditor to [[data:image/png;base64... added to article when editing using the visual editor due to broken browser extension.
Fri, Apr 20, 9:51 AM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-CopyPaste
Deskana triaged T190967: Align further (VE) icons to icon guidelines as Normal priority.
Fri, Apr 20, 9:50 AM · VisualEditor (Current work), Design, OOUI
Deskana closed T190967: Align further (VE) icons to icon guidelines as Resolved.

I'm calling this one done since we've made improvements.

Fri, Apr 20, 9:50 AM · VisualEditor (Current work), Design, OOUI
Deskana closed T192545: Error loading table with broken wikitext syntax as Resolved.
Fri, Apr 20, 9:49 AM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-ContentEditable, ContentTranslation

Wed, Apr 18

Deskana added a comment to T191923: Enable CodeMirror in 2017 Wikitext editor in all wikis without the beta feature.

@Deskana I'm thinking of expanding the scope of this ticket to make syntax highlighting available on 2017 editor, for both LTR and RTL wikis (without a beta feature). […] Thoughts?

Wed, Apr 18, 4:17 PM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), Patch-For-Review, VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, VisualEditor (Current work), Community-Tech, RTL, MediaWiki-extensions-CodeMirror, I18n
Deskana closed T182402: Pasting HTML in NWE can't be undone via keyboard as Resolved.
Wed, Apr 18, 11:19 AM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor
Deskana added a comment to T44138: VisualEditor: Toolbar "Save page" button is confusing as it merely opens the dialog to save the page.

This issue has been open for 5+ years now. Please take action to differentiate the text on the two buttons so it's possible to distinguish whether pressing them will publish something immediately or not.

Wed, Apr 18, 11:14 AM · User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana closed T44138: VisualEditor: Toolbar "Save page" button is confusing as it merely opens the dialog to save the page as Resolved.

With the completion of T189803, there is now more clarity about what clicking the first "Publish changes" button does, so this task is now resolved.

Wed, Apr 18, 11:07 AM · User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana closed T189803: Add ellipsis to "Publish changes" button when editing to indicate it's not the final step as Resolved.
Wed, Apr 18, 11:04 AM · User-notice, MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-03-27 (1.31.0-wmf.27)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T189803: Add ellipsis to "Publish changes" button when editing to indicate it's not the final step, a subtask of T44138: VisualEditor: Toolbar "Save page" button is confusing as it merely opens the dialog to save the page, as Resolved.
Wed, Apr 18, 11:04 AM · User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana added a project to T189803: Add ellipsis to "Publish changes" button when editing to indicate it's not the final step: User-notice.

This should probably go in Tech News.

Wed, Apr 18, 11:04 AM · User-notice, MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-03-27 (1.31.0-wmf.27)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, VisualEditor (Current work)

Tue, Apr 17

Deskana moved T192341: Alternatives for “Clear styling” icon from To Triage to External and Administrivia on the VisualEditor board.
Tue, Apr 17, 6:53 PM · Design, VisualEditor
Deskana added a comment to T192341: Alternatives for “Clear styling” icon.

We've identified current “Clear styling” icon as suboptimal […]

Tue, Apr 17, 6:53 PM · Design, VisualEditor
Deskana added a comment to T192392: [[data:image/png;base64... added to article when editing using the visual editor due to broken browser extension.

It's a quotation mark. The ones that look different are actually the same image, but slightly larger. Does anyone recognise it? Are there steps to reproduce this?

Tue, Apr 17, 6:48 PM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-24 (1.32.0-wmf.1)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-CopyPaste

Mon, Apr 16

Deskana added a comment to T191095: The image behind the intro dialog on mobile VE stretches strangely and makes the dialog look broken.

Should we shrink the image a bit on mobile to ensure the text shows up? On landscape on an iPhone 5 it's offscreen with no obvious call […]

Mon, Apr 16, 2:14 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Mobile, VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T191441: Show better descriptions of gallery attribute changes as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:12 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-VisualDiffs
Deskana closed T192117: Tabbing on the caption field gives error "Uncaught TypeError: selection.isSingleCell is not a function" as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:11 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Verified, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor-Tables, VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T188682: Message about references defined in templates not being editable is sub-optimal in historical visual diffs. as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:11 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-03-27 (1.31.0-wmf.27)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-VisualDiffs
Deskana closed T191598: Pasting <a> tags without href inserts link to null as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:10 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-Links
Deskana added a comment to T91467: Use consistent icons for same/similar functions between editors.

I believe T191031 and T143508 resolve this?

Mon, Apr 16, 2:09 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Design, WikiEditor, UI-Standardization, VisualEditor
Deskana closed T191031: Use OOUI icons in WikiEditor as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:09 PM · Verified, User-notice, VisualEditor (Current work), MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), Design, WikiEditor
Deskana closed T191031: Use OOUI icons in WikiEditor, a subtask of T91467: Use consistent icons for same/similar functions between editors, as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:09 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Design, WikiEditor, UI-Standardization, VisualEditor
Deskana closed T143508: WikiEditor's Search and Replace icon is very similar to VisualEditor's "Switch to visual editing button", which is right next to it as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:06 PM · VisualEditor (Current work), Design, WikiEditor
Deskana closed T143508: WikiEditor's Search and Replace icon is very similar to VisualEditor's "Switch to visual editing button", which is right next to it, a subtask of T191031: Use OOUI icons in WikiEditor, as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:06 PM · Verified, User-notice, VisualEditor (Current work), MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), Design, WikiEditor
Deskana closed T191818: Linear context mixins break nested widgets as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:06 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T191988: [Regression pre-wmf.30] Giant checkmarks appearing in link inspector as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:05 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Verified, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), Contributors-Team, VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T190433: Comment node regressions as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 2:04 PM · User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor-EditingTools, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-03-27 (1.31.0-wmf.27)), VisualEditor (Current work), Regression
Deskana closed T190881: Can't copy in IE11 + NWE as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 10:08 AM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-03 (1.31.0-wmf.28)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor
Deskana closed T192076: Removal of license template isn't shown in visual diff as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 16, 10:08 AM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-VisualDiffs
Deskana closed T184379: VisualEditor/NWE should show larger dialogs for edit notices and AbuseFilter messages as Resolved.

Well, it does show larger dialogues now, and that's the scope of this task, so it's resolved now.

Mon, Apr 16, 10:05 AM · VisualEditor-MediaWiki, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-03-27 (1.31.0-wmf.27)), VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana moved T189254: Regression: Changes made in Wikieditor are lost when switching back to VisualEditor from Up next to Done on the VisualEditor (Current work) board.
Mon, Apr 16, 9:56 AM · VisualEditor (Current work), Regression
Deskana moved T190310: Indicate to user why visual diffs are disabled on section edit from Up next to Done on the VisualEditor (Current work) board.
Mon, Apr 16, 9:56 AM · VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, VisualEditor-VisualDiffs
Deskana moved T192057: Error when getting templatedata of all templates from Up next to Done on the VisualEditor (Current work) board.
Mon, Apr 16, 9:56 AM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-17 (1.31.0-wmf.30)), VisualEditor (Current work), Community-Tech-Sprint, Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-General-or-Unknown, TemplateData
Deskana moved T192164: Users can't tab into or out of table captions from Up next to Done on the VisualEditor (Current work) board.
Mon, Apr 16, 9:56 AM · VisualEditor-Tables, VisualEditor (Current work)

Fri, Apr 13

Deskana merged task T191644: Ctrl + M shortcut is supposed to clear style in visual mode but it opens the ULS inspector instead on Chromium into T134164: Ctrl+M on VE mode has unexpected behavour on VE and on VE mode on Flow with an Azerty keyboard.
Fri, Apr 13, 9:58 AM · VisualEditor
Deskana merged T191644: Ctrl + M shortcut is supposed to clear style in visual mode but it opens the ULS inspector instead on Chromium into T134164: Ctrl+M on VE mode has unexpected behavour on VE and on VE mode on Flow with an Azerty keyboard.
Fri, Apr 13, 9:58 AM · Collaboration-Team-Triage, StructuredDiscussions, VisualEditor
Deskana added a comment to T191644: Ctrl + M shortcut is supposed to clear style in visual mode but it opens the ULS inspector instead on Chromium.

Same as T134164?

Fri, Apr 13, 9:58 AM · VisualEditor
Deskana added a comment to T180611: Figure captions can serialize to valid options.

An explanation of what's going on here for the less technical user is available in the description of T192090.

Fri, Apr 13, 9:47 AM · Parsoid-Serializer, Parsoid
Deskana awarded T180611: Figure captions can serialize to valid options a Like token.
Fri, Apr 13, 9:46 AM · Parsoid-Serializer, Parsoid

Thu, Apr 12

Deskana moved T135621: Copy/pasting a link to a page (except user page) on Flow sometimes can't be pasted (invalid/blacklisted HTML?) from TR0: Interrupt to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 5:01 PM · VisualEditor, Collaboration-Team-Triage, StructuredDiscussions
Deskana lowered the priority of T135621: Copy/pasting a link to a page (except user page) on Flow sometimes can't be pasted (invalid/blacklisted HTML?) from High to Low.
Thu, Apr 12, 5:01 PM · VisualEditor, Collaboration-Team-Triage, StructuredDiscussions
Deskana moved T138391: Enable VisualEditor by default for all users of all Wikisources from TR1: Releases to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:58 PM · Wikisource, VisualEditor, User-notice, Wikimedia-Site-requests
Deskana lowered the priority of T138391: Enable VisualEditor by default for all users of all Wikisources from Normal to Lowest.

This is not a priority.

Thu, Apr 12, 4:58 PM · Wikisource, VisualEditor, User-notice, Wikimedia-Site-requests
Deskana closed T137903: Review documentation about the visual editor at Meta as Declined.

It seems like there's no interest in actually doing this, and therefore it doesn't seem to be important to anyone. The person who reopens this because they disagree is nominating themselves to update it. :-)

Thu, Apr 12, 4:56 PM · Community-Liaisons, VisualEditor
Deskana merged T145238: VisualEditor should strip trailing whitespace from the end of a media file caption into T68736: VisualEditor: Please strip trailing spaces and returns from media or image captions.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:53 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-DataModel
Deskana merged task T145238: VisualEditor should strip trailing whitespace from the end of a media file caption into T68736: VisualEditor: Please strip trailing spaces and returns from media or image captions.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:53 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Media
Deskana renamed T168633: Template highlighting gets stuck when template is shifted (but the highlighting corrects itself as soon as you move the mouse) from Template highlighting gets stuck when template is shifted to Template highlighting gets stuck when template is shifted (but the highlighting corrects itself as soon as you move the mouse).
Thu, Apr 12, 4:50 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana moved T168633: Template highlighting gets stuck when template is shifted (but the highlighting corrects itself as soon as you move the mouse) from TR1: Releases to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:50 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana lowered the priority of T168633: Template highlighting gets stuck when template is shifted (but the highlighting corrects itself as soon as you move the mouse) from Low to Lowest.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:50 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana closed T164027: Consider removing icon-add element from Transclusion dialog's options as Invalid.

The icon in question is no longer there.

Thu, Apr 12, 4:47 PM · OOUI, Design, VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Templates, VisualEditor
Deskana merged task T168219: External links added using VE to Wikipedia are not language dependent into T177784: Parsoid uses the wikipedia interwiki prefix for english wikipedia instead of the :en interwiki prefix.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:45 PM · VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Links, VisualEditor
Deskana merged T168219: External links added using VE to Wikipedia are not language dependent into T177784: Parsoid uses the wikipedia interwiki prefix for english wikipedia instead of the :en interwiki prefix.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:45 PM · Patch-For-Review, Parsoid-Serializer, Parsoid
Deskana added a comment to T168219: External links added using VE to Wikipedia are not language dependent.

This was fixed in T177784.

Thu, Apr 12, 4:45 PM · VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Links, VisualEditor
Deskana moved T105447: [Epic] replace plain contenteditable with VisualEditor in ContentTranslation from TR1: Releases to External and Administrivia on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:43 PM · ContentTranslation-FY2017-18, WorkType-NewFunctionality, Design, Epic, Contributors-Team, VisualEditor, ContentTranslation
Deskana moved T182014: VE image search doesn't find images if the search query is entered too fast after the dialogue opens from TR1: Releases to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:42 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana lowered the priority of T182014: VE image search doesn't find images if the search query is entered too fast after the dialogue opens from Normal to Low.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:41 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana lowered the priority of T68604: VisualEditor: Problems changing image type from Thumbnail to Basic when surrounded by images with images in captions from Normal to Lowest.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:24 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-EditingTools
Deskana lowered the priority of T60270: VisualEditor: <ref> in media item caption in a <ref> isn't blocked, which means page can get into an uneditable state on load from Normal to Lowest.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:23 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-EditingTools
Deskana lowered the priority of T60322: VisualEditor: When adding a reference, and a reference in a caption, in the same edit, then the ref in the caption is changed to the ref from the text from Normal to Lowest.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:23 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-DataModel
Deskana lowered the priority of T68736: VisualEditor: Please strip trailing spaces and returns from media or image captions from Normal to Lowest.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:22 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-DataModel
Deskana created T192090: Caption editing lets you insert text into the caption that changes the image formatting.
Thu, Apr 12, 4:21 PM · Parsoid, VisualEditor-Media, VisualEditor
Deskana triaged T191487: The 2017 wikitext editor crashes with "Annotation with hash not found in store" when pasting certain rich text content as Low priority.
Thu, Apr 12, 1:12 PM · VisualEditor-CopyPaste, VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor
Deskana moved T191487: The 2017 wikitext editor crashes with "Annotation with hash not found in store" when pasting certain rich text content from To Triage to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Thu, Apr 12, 1:12 PM · VisualEditor-CopyPaste, VisualEditor-MediaWiki, VisualEditor
Deskana closed T147896: Annotations in VisualEditor as Declined.

It's also not going to be fixed by the Editing team, which is why it's been in "External and Administrivia" for one and a half years. I've removed my tag, but now the only tag left on it is the archived Wikimedia-Developer-Summit (2017) tag, so it seems better to me to decline the task rather than leave it floating around as an orphan.

Thu, Apr 12, 12:45 PM · Wikimedia-Developer-Summit (2017)
Deskana closed T147896: Annotations in VisualEditor, a subtask of T149667: Amazing Article Annotations, as Declined.
Thu, Apr 12, 12:45 PM · Parsing-Team, Cite, VisualEditor, ContentTranslation, MediaWiki-extensions-Translate, Wikispeech, Wikimedia-Developer-Summit (2017)
Deskana closed T155601: Stabilizing Interactive Products as Invalid.

Is it an accident that T153282 is listed twice in the tasks description?

Thu, Apr 12, 10:14 AM · Commons-Datasets, Graphs, Maps, Maps-Sprint, Discovery
Deskana updated subscribers of T191128: Redirects do not appear in preview.

@Deskana I don't know why you marked it as "Resolved". Redirects are still un-editable at various browsers on Windows 7. Another example is https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Yoghurt&redirect=no

Can this task be reopened please? Thanks.

Thu, Apr 12, 10:02 AM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor

Wed, Apr 11

Deskana added a comment to T88083: Mobile apps users should not be shown captchas when creating accounts.

Then I retract my statement. Not that it changes anything.

Wed, Apr 11, 4:44 PM · iOS-app-feature-Login, Security-Team, Mobile-Apps, ConfirmEdit (CAPTCHA extension), MediaWiki-API, Wikipedia-Android-App-Backlog, Wikipedia-iOS-App-Backlog
Deskana closed T88083: Mobile apps users should not be shown captchas when creating accounts as Declined.

I don't recall receiving any user complaints about captchas, via ORES or otherwise, in my time on the Android team. Given that, and in the absence of a viable alternative to the status quo, I vote to close as declined.

Wed, Apr 11, 3:52 PM · iOS-app-feature-Login, Security-Team, Mobile-Apps, ConfirmEdit (CAPTCHA extension), MediaWiki-API, Wikipedia-Android-App-Backlog, Wikipedia-iOS-App-Backlog
Deskana closed T88083: Mobile apps users should not be shown captchas when creating accounts, a subtask of T75616: Tracking: API/backend issues blocking Wikipedia app development, as Declined.
Wed, Apr 11, 3:52 PM · MediaWiki-API, Wikipedia-App-General-or-Unknown
Deskana closed T88083: Mobile apps users should not be shown captchas when creating accounts, a subtask of T90925: General authentication improvements for MediaWiki, as Declined.
Wed, Apr 11, 3:52 PM · MediaWiki-extensions-OAuth, MediaWiki-Authentication-and-authorization, Epic
Deskana added a comment to T164053: VisualEditor allows insertion of extension tags with empty content that later show errors.

One edit with the VisualEditor recently inserted «p /» in the wikicode, and the article then appeared in the Lint Errors.

https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Fondation_de_l%27%C5%92uvre_Notre-Dame&diff=147402657&oldid=144327171

Wed, Apr 11, 2:38 PM · VisualEditor
Deskana triaged T188443: Wrap indicators in mw-parser-output class as Low priority.

This is not an immediate priority for the initial deployment of TemplateStyles.

Wed, Apr 11, 12:52 PM · MediaWiki-Interface, TemplateStyles
Deskana triaged T176272: Decide on what to recommend for table style usecase as Low priority.

This is not an immediate priority for the initial deployment of TemplateStyles.

Wed, Apr 11, 12:50 PM · TemplateStyles
Deskana triaged T177027: Should we allow sanitized-css (TemplateStyles) content under titles where it is not the default content model? as Low priority.

This is not an immediate priority for the initial deployment of TemplateStyles.

Wed, Apr 11, 12:48 PM · TemplateStyles
Deskana lowered the priority of T191858: "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table (but editing the table works correctly) from Low to Lowest.

This is absolute lowest priority—it's definitely valid issue, but it doesn't affect core functionality and it only happens if someone does something really wrong with the table.

Wed, Apr 11, 9:56 AM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-ContentEditable
Deskana added a comment to T191823: No toolbar on mobile views using Firefox and Chromium.

I don't think there's ever been a toolbar there. I have a few screenshots of the mobile wikitext editor from a few months ago, and there was no toolbar. Is this a feature request to add one?

Wed, Apr 11, 9:46 AM · MobileFrontend, VisualEditor

Tue, Apr 10

Deskana moved T191623: Add missing icons for table row/col move from To Triage to External and Administrivia on the VisualEditor board.
Tue, Apr 10, 6:56 PM · Patch-For-Review, User-Ryasmeen, VisualEditor-Tables, OOUI (OOUI-0.26.3), VisualEditor, Design
Deskana moved T191858: "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table (but editing the table works correctly) from To Triage to Backlog on the VisualEditor board.
Tue, Apr 10, 6:48 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-ContentEditable
Deskana added a comment to T191858: "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table (but editing the table works correctly).

The table is still editable, despite this exception being thrown.

Tue, Apr 10, 6:47 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-ContentEditable
Deskana renamed T191858: "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table (but editing the table works correctly) from "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table to "Cannot read property 'findParent' of undefined" when editing a table (but editing the table works correctly).
Tue, Apr 10, 6:45 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-ContentEditable
Deskana assigned T191878: Insertion link into an empty table cell causes scroll jump to Esanders.
Tue, Apr 10, 6:42 PM · VisualEditor-Tables, VisualEditor (Current work), Patch-For-Review
Deskana moved T191878: Insertion link into an empty table cell causes scroll jump from To Triage to Current work on the VisualEditor board.
Tue, Apr 10, 6:41 PM · VisualEditor-Tables, VisualEditor (Current work), Patch-For-Review
Deskana added a comment to T168886: Change in-editor feedback tool to point to mediawiki.org.

For reasons unknown to me, the above patch caused the feedback to be silently discarded. I have no idea why.

Tue, Apr 10, 1:27 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Patch-For-Review, VisualEditor, Community-Liaisons
Deskana set the point value for T191120: Use some of the fallback language chain in ResourceLoaderImage to 1.
Tue, Apr 10, 11:10 AM · Patch-For-Review, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), Performance-Team (Radar), I18n, MediaWiki-ResourceLoader
Deskana renamed T188198: Enable TemplateStyles on ruwiki on 2018-04-10 from Enable TemplateStyles on ruwiki to Enable TemplateStyles on ruwikion 2018-04-10.
Tue, Apr 10, 10:56 AM · Patch-For-Review, Russian-Sites, Wikimedia-Site-requests, TemplateStyles

Mon, Apr 9

Deskana closed T191115: Unnecessary tooltip when editing table cells as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 9, 3:34 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor-Tables, VisualEditor (Current work)
Deskana closed T190582: Active link annotation styling conflicts with "plainlinks" class as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 9, 3:34 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki
Deskana closed T157953: When in source mode, point the feedback form to a page about that rather than the VE feedback page as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 9, 3:33 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor
Deskana closed T157953: When in source mode, point the feedback form to a page about that rather than the VE feedback page, a subtask of T142523: Provide a second version of a beta modern wikitext editor integrated into the visual editor, as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 9, 3:33 PM · VisualEditor-MediaWiki-2017WikitextEditor, VisualEditor, VisualEditor-MediaWiki, Design, Epic
Deskana closed T190916: Images not clickable in visual diff as Resolved.
Mon, Apr 9, 3:32 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work), VisualEditor-VisualDiffs
Deskana closed T74187: Advanced media dialog is shown with horizontal scrollbars because button labels don't fit as Resolved.

That'll do it.

Mon, Apr 9, 3:32 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Verified, VisualEditor-MediaWiki-Media, MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-04-10 (1.31.0-wmf.29)), VisualEditor (Current work)