Aug 27 2016
Thanks. I agree it would be nice if it compared the original input in the spirit of the purpose of the MD5 check. But documentation somewhere would be helpful.
May 31 2016
I've actually been running it manually for a while, because it has never been quite as reliable as I was hoping. For some reason in April it missed a lot of data. I didn't have time to diagnose it and rebuild the table.
May 24 2016
I don't really have the time to keep up with the increasing maintenance on this tool anymore. My plan is to put up some notices to see if anyone else is willing to take it over, and if not (which seems likely), I'll delete the rest.
Jun 17 2015
Feb 2 2015
Better link: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/P252
Based on my search of enwiki, it only affected the API (only bots and a couple users using scripts were affected): http://hastebin.com/raw/iparusevuc
But not every API edit was affected, apparently - there almost 1000 other edits by bots to non-mainspace pages during the period that apparently worked fine.
Jan 30 2015
Jan 21 2015
I don't really have any intention to maintain that extension anymore. I don't know that it even works at all anymore.