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Recent Activity

Thu, May 24

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T195520: Multiple projects reporting Cannot access the database: No working replica DB server.

In the UK, I'm still seeing "No working replica DB server errors", on Wikidata & Wikipedia.

Thu, May 24, 8:10 PM · Wikidata-Ministry-Of-Magic, Wikimedia-Incident, MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-05-15 (1.32.0-wmf.4)), Wikidata, Patch-For-Review, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown, Wikimedia-log-errors, Operations

Thu, May 3

Pigsonthewing awarded T193198: Use Wikidata international labels when OSM data is not available a Like token.
Thu, May 3, 6:48 AM · Maps (Kartotherian), Discovery

Apr 12 2018

Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T192097: articleinfo-authorship miscounting contributions.
Apr 12 2018, 5:36 PM · XTools
Pigsonthewing created T192097: articleinfo-authorship miscounting contributions.
Apr 12 2018, 5:35 PM · XTools

Apr 11 2018

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T191963: New constraint: properties with identical values.

More recent discussion is at: https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:Project_chat#New_constraint_to_enforce_that_two_properties_have_the_same_value_on_a_given_item

Apr 11 2018, 2:50 PM · Wikibase-Quality, Wikidata, Wikibase-Quality-Constraints

Apr 3 2018

Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T191317: Export references cited in Wikimedia Research newsletter to Wikidata.
Apr 3 2018, 5:09 PM · WikiCite
Pigsonthewing created T191317: Export references cited in Wikimedia Research newsletter to Wikidata.
Apr 3 2018, 4:36 PM · WikiCite

Mar 27 2018

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T182147: more convenience functions for Lua.

Perhaps something that allows "stated as" (P1932) values to be easily fetched? See, for example, discussion at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template_talk:Infobox_person/Wikidata#Stated_as

Mar 27 2018, 11:20 AM · Wikibase-Lua, MediaWiki-extensions-WikibaseClient, Wikidata

Mar 17 2018

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs.

Is https://github.com/zeko3991/Wikidata-references the most up to date code for this? Or was it moved to a WordPress-hosted Subversion repository?

Mar 17 2018, 7:27 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

Mar 16 2018

Pigsonthewing added a project to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs: Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018.

Sadly, Zeko has not replied to my mails, since before Christmas. While hoping he is well, we must assume that he has abandoned this project. Can anyone else pick it up and complete it? Maybe at the hackathon?

Mar 16 2018, 1:38 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016
Pigsonthewing closed T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress as Resolved.
Mar 16 2018, 1:37 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016
Pigsonthewing closed T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress, a subtask of T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs, as Resolved.
Mar 16 2018, 1:37 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016
Pigsonthewing reopened T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress as "Open".
Mar 16 2018, 1:36 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016
Pigsonthewing reopened T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress, a subtask of T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs, as Open.
Mar 16 2018, 1:36 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016
Pigsonthewing added a project to T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress: Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018.
Mar 16 2018, 1:36 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

Mar 13 2018

Pigsonthewing created T189600: Upgrade Citoid to Zotero 5.0.36 (or later).
Mar 13 2018, 3:40 PM · Citoid, VisualEditor

Feb 13 2018

Pigsonthewing renamed T187188: Edit summaries imported from Wikidata to Wikipedia should not contain red links to Wikidata pages from Edit summaries inported from Wikidata to Wikipedia shoud not conatin red links to Wikidata pages to Edit summaries imported from Wikidata to Wikipedia should not contain red links to Wikidata pages.
Feb 13 2018, 2:16 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing created T187188: Edit summaries imported from Wikidata to Wikipedia should not contain red links to Wikidata pages.
Feb 13 2018, 1:47 PM · Wikidata

Jan 29 2018

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T175102: Enable <mapframe> on the English Wikipedia.

we plan to provide monthly updates along the way

Jan 29 2018, 12:26 PM · Maps-Sprint, Discovery, Maps, Wikimedia-Extension-setup, Wikimedia-Site-requests
Pigsonthewing awarded T175102: Enable <mapframe> on the English Wikipedia a Like token.
Jan 29 2018, 12:25 PM · Maps-Sprint, Discovery, Maps, Wikimedia-Extension-setup, Wikimedia-Site-requests

Nov 21 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.

Thank you to all involved, Any idea when this might go live on Commons?

Nov 21 2017, 3:46 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia

Nov 18 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T180876: Redesign the short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries to improve visibility.

Thanks. In that case, perhaps clearer labelling would be in order?

Nov 18 2017, 4:04 PM · Design, WMDE-Design, Wikidata, Wikidata Query UI
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T180876: Redesign the short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries to improve visibility.

Ah, now I see what you mean - the short URL is to the embedded form - but then there is no short URL to the non-embedded form.

Nov 18 2017, 2:44 PM · Design, WMDE-Design, Wikidata, Wikidata Query UI
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T180876: Redesign the short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries to improve visibility.
  1. Provide two buttons on the standard query one as presently, the other for a short link for the "embedded" form.

This already exists:

Nov 18 2017, 2:41 PM · Design, WMDE-Design, Wikidata, Wikidata Query UI
Pigsonthewing renamed T180876: Redesign the short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries to improve visibility from Provdie Short URL link for "embdedded" Wikdata queries to Provide short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries.
Nov 18 2017, 1:32 PM · Design, WMDE-Design, Wikidata, Wikidata Query UI
Pigsonthewing created T180876: Redesign the short URL link for "embdedded" Wikidata queries to improve visibility.
Nov 18 2017, 1:30 PM · Design, WMDE-Design, Wikidata, Wikidata Query UI

Oct 23 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T178455: Disambiguation for Wikidata search from tags terms in wordpress.
Oct 23 2017, 11:17 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

Oct 19 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T132308: Internationalise citoid dates.

Easier than I thought. Discussion and simple examples at en.wiki Help talk:Citation Style 1.

Oct 19 2017, 1:20 PM · User-Josve05a, VisualEditor, Citoid

Oct 17 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs.

Thank you, @Philipjohn21

Oct 17 2017, 6:46 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

Oct 16 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T147199: Removing support for DES-CBC3-SHA TLS cipher (drops IE8-on-XP support).

simplification... at the cost of precision

Oct 16 2017, 9:02 PM · Browser-Support-Internet-Explorer, User-notice, Patch-For-Review, Operations, Traffic
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T147199: Removing support for DES-CBC3-SHA TLS cipher (drops IE8-on-XP support).

Sad to see this claim made in 'Tech News' today:

Oct 16 2017, 7:07 PM · Browser-Support-Internet-Explorer, User-notice, Patch-For-Review, Operations, Traffic
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs.
Oct 16 2017, 1:14 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

Oct 10 2017

Mahir256 awarded T177837: Sort aliases alphabetically a Like token.
Oct 10 2017, 3:04 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T177837: Sort aliases alphabetically.
Oct 10 2017, 1:34 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing renamed T177837: Sort aliases alphabetically from Sort alises alphabetically to Sort aliases alphabetically.
Oct 10 2017, 1:33 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing renamed T177837: Sort aliases alphabetically from Sort alises to Sort alises alphabetically.
Oct 10 2017, 1:32 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing created T177837: Sort aliases alphabetically.
Oct 10 2017, 1:32 PM · Wikidata

Oct 5 2017

Pigsonthewing renamed T177539: Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers with third party URIs from Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers with thrid party to Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers with third party URIs.
Oct 5 2017, 9:09 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T121274: Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers.

FYI please see also T177539, "Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers with third party URIs"

Oct 5 2017, 9:09 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-10-10 (1.31.0-wmf.3)), User-Smalyshev, User-Daniel, Wikidata-Former-Sprint-Board, Wikidata-Sprint-2015-12-01, Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-extensions-WikibaseRepository, Wikidata, Story
Pigsonthewing created T177539: Provide an RDF mapping for external identifiers with third party URIs.
Oct 5 2017, 9:07 PM · Wikidata

Sep 21 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.

Thank you, @Ramsey-WMF, that makes sense.

Sep 21 2017, 10:44 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia
Pigsonthewing renamed T176411: Fetch citation details from Wikidata, using QIDs from Fetch citation details from Wikidata to Fetch citation details from Wikidata, using QIDs.
Sep 21 2017, 1:17 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Patch-For-Review, Citoid, VisualEditor
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T176411: Fetch citation details from Wikidata, using QIDs.
Sep 21 2017, 1:17 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Patch-For-Review, Citoid, VisualEditor
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T176411: Fetch citation details from Wikidata, using QIDs.
Sep 21 2017, 1:16 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Patch-For-Review, Citoid, VisualEditor
Pigsonthewing created T176411: Fetch citation details from Wikidata, using QIDs.
Sep 21 2017, 1:14 PM · User-Ryasmeen, Patch-For-Review, Citoid, VisualEditor
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T91928: The Event Organiser's Userright.
Sep 21 2017, 11:20 AM · MediaWiki-extensions-ThrottleOverride
Pigsonthewing reopened T157436: [Flickr2Commons] File uploads need to recognise urls on blacklist early in the process as "Open".

Reopened, as this is not about Flickr2Commons (despite the edit someone made to the title), which was mentioned only as one example of the issue.

Sep 21 2017, 10:53 AM · Tools

Sep 19 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T151269: Add English names for languages which don't yet have one.
Sep 19 2017, 4:52 PM · MW-1.32-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2018-05-01 (1.32.0-wmf.2)), Patch-For-Review, Chinese-Sites, MediaWiki-extensions-CLDR, I18n, Wikidata

Sep 18 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.

This should be addressed as part of future work on "structured licenses" for the Structured Data on Commons project.

Sep 18 2017, 10:54 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia

Sep 13 2017

Pigsonthewing renamed T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks from Error messages shown when using defualt behaviour for PD artworks to Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.
Sep 13 2017, 2:00 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia
Pigsonthewing renamed T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks from Error emssages shown when using defualt behaviour for PD artworks to Error messages shown when using defualt behaviour for PD artworks.
Sep 13 2017, 1:59 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.

Example of error message (since fixed):

Sep 13 2017, 1:50 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia
Pigsonthewing created T175827: Error messages shown when using default behaviour for PD artworks.
Sep 13 2017, 1:49 PM · MW-1.31-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-11-28 (1.31.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Multimedia-Team-Working-Board, UploadWizard, Multimedia

Sep 5 2017

Pigsonthewing created T174992: Update zotero translators .
Sep 5 2017, 6:07 AM · Patch-For-Review, Services (doing), User-Ryasmeen, Citoid, VisualEditor

Aug 19 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T147199: Removing support for DES-CBC3-SHA TLS cipher (drops IE8-on-XP support).

If a corporation is insane enough to still run XP and force their users to run IE, we can only hope that yet another site they can't use will be the final straw forcing them to do something.

Aug 19 2017, 4:54 PM · Browser-Support-Internet-Explorer, User-notice, Patch-For-Review, Operations, Traffic

Aug 13 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T173145: Global users should be Wikibase items on Meta.

This is orthogonal to the property proposal cited (which I submitted).

Aug 13 2017, 12:45 PM · Wikidata

Aug 7 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T147199: Removing support for DES-CBC3-SHA TLS cipher (drops IE8-on-XP support).

Users which cannot move off of the underlying Windows XP operating system can install the latest Firefox easily

Aug 7 2017, 9:59 PM · Browser-Support-Internet-Explorer, User-notice, Patch-For-Review, Operations, Traffic

Jul 31 2017

Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T172087: Malformed link in email.
Jul 31 2017, 7:43 AM · MediaWiki-Email
Pigsonthewing created T172087: Malformed link in email.
Jul 31 2017, 7:43 AM · MediaWiki-Email

Jul 19 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T29362: Use <link rel="alternate"> for language-variant links.

Although this is marked "closed", no such headers are currently in the source of, for example:

Jul 19 2017, 6:12 PM · I18n, Easy, Accessibility, MediaWiki-Language-converter

Jul 15 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157436: [Flickr2Commons] File uploads need to recognise urls on blacklist early in the process.

Who said this was /only/ about Flickr2Commons?

Jul 15 2017, 10:01 PM · Tools

Jul 13 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T170094: Configuring importers on Wikispecies..

en.Wikipedia import seems to be working now, thank you.

Jul 13 2017, 3:25 PM · Patch-For-Review, User-Urbanecm, Wikimedia-Site-requests
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T170094: Configuring importers on Wikispecies..

Please add en.Wikipedia; I have several template imports waiting for this.

Jul 13 2017, 10:41 AM · Patch-For-Review, User-Urbanecm, Wikimedia-Site-requests

Jul 12 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to P587 Most referenced domains on the English Wikipedia (2015-05-15) (T96927).

Maybe we could also combine domains; e.g. http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org and http://biodiversitylibrary.org are really equivalent to each other; as are http://books.google.com and http://books.google.co.uk

Jul 12 2017, 9:24 AM · Citoid
Pigsonthewing added a comment to P587 Most referenced domains on the English Wikipedia (2015-05-15) (T96927).

While we wait for James' grant proposal to succeed, any chance of updating this as a one-off please?

Jul 12 2017, 9:22 AM · Citoid
Pigsonthewing added a comment to P587 Most referenced domains on the English Wikipedia (2015-05-15) (T96927).

While we wait for James' grant proposal to succeed, any chance of updating this as a one-off please?

Jul 12 2017, 9:22 AM · Citoid

Jul 11 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T170279: Query editor toolbar.

To repeat my reply to your post on Wikidata's 'Project chat' page:

Jul 11 2017, 3:48 PM · Wikidata-Former-Sprint-Board, Wikidata-Query-Service, Wikidata, Discovery, Epic

Jul 10 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157436: [Flickr2Commons] File uploads need to recognise urls on blacklist early in the process.

Waiting for more information on tool used.

Jul 10 2017, 10:22 PM · Tools

Jul 6 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T169641: Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL.
Jul 6 2017, 10:14 PM · Discovery-Search, Discovery

Jul 5 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T169641: Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL.

Is this specific to advanced search or Special:Search in general?

Jul 5 2017, 2:54 PM · Discovery-Search, Discovery
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T167653: Consider ranks in constraint checks.

@Lucas_Werkmeister_WMDE then we need to fork this ticket for constraint violation reports of the kind I linked to.

Jul 5 2017, 12:47 PM · Wikibase-Quality-Constraints, Wikibase-Quality, Wikidata
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T167653: Consider ranks in constraint checks.

did you notice this problem on any particular item which had a “single value” violation, or was it more of a general concern?

Jul 5 2017, 10:04 AM · Wikibase-Quality-Constraints, Wikibase-Quality, Wikidata

Jul 4 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T169584: Should be able to specify language of a page title that is not in the same language as the wiki, without using HTML tags.
Given that this is fundamentally possible, I think we can close this task?
Jul 4 2017, 9:09 PM · MediaWiki-Parser
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T169641: Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL.
Jul 4 2017, 2:21 PM · Discovery-Search, Discovery
Pigsonthewing renamed T169641: Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL from Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version fo their URL to Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL.
Jul 4 2017, 2:20 PM · Discovery-Search, Discovery
Pigsonthewing created T169641: Search results pages should include a wiki-markup friendly version of their URL.
Jul 4 2017, 2:19 PM · Discovery-Search, Discovery

Jul 3 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T169584: Should be able to specify language of a page title that is not in the same language as the wiki, without using HTML tags.

It seems that:

{{DISPLAYTITLE:''<span lang="fr>L'esprit de l'escalier</span>''}}
Jul 3 2017, 10:58 PM · MediaWiki-Parser
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T169584: Should be able to specify language of a page title that is not in the same language as the wiki, without using HTML tags.
Jul 3 2017, 9:26 PM · MediaWiki-Parser
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T169584: Should be able to specify language of a page title that is not in the same language as the wiki, without using HTML tags.
Jul 3 2017, 9:25 PM · MediaWiki-Parser
Pigsonthewing created T169584: Should be able to specify language of a page title that is not in the same language as the wiki, without using HTML tags.
Jul 3 2017, 9:22 PM · MediaWiki-Parser

Jun 29 2017

Pigsonthewing awarded T169210: Restarting tools after NFS issues a Like token.
Jun 29 2017, 5:47 PM · Toolforge, Tools

Jun 19 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T166491: Encoding of spaces in WDQS URLs in Firefox.
Jun 19 2017, 7:30 PM · Upstream, Regression, Discovery, Wikidata-Query-Service, Wikidata

Jun 10 2017

Pigsonthewing created T167571: Template missing on Wikispecies.
Jun 10 2017, 11:30 AM · InternetArchiveBot

May 30 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T166491: Encoding of spaces in WDQS URLs in Firefox.

Also discussed in: https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:Project_chat/Archive/2017/05#Query_service_URLs

May 30 2017, 5:05 PM · Upstream, Regression, Discovery, Wikidata-Query-Service, Wikidata

May 13 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs.

...and likewise for categories

May 13 2017, 3:51 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

May 11 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T138371: WordPress plugin to associate tags with Wikidata IDs.
May 11 2017, 7:44 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2018, Need-volunteer, Wikidata, Wikimania-Hackathon-2016

May 7 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T162378: fix dead links on Wikispecies.

I'm going to need the page to get bot approvals going.

May 7 2017, 2:44 PM · InternetArchiveBot (v1.4)

Apr 28 2017

Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T164110: Give priority to "preferred rank" values, and de-prioritse deprecated values, when listing them.
Apr 28 2017, 7:34 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing updated the task description for T164110: Give priority to "preferred rank" values, and de-prioritse deprecated values, when listing them.
Apr 28 2017, 7:34 PM · Wikidata
Pigsonthewing created T164110: Give priority to "preferred rank" values, and de-prioritse deprecated values, when listing them.
Apr 28 2017, 7:33 PM · Wikidata

Apr 12 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T162751: Lift IP cap for 186.179.xxx.xx (ongoing hackathon).
At your next event, as soon as possible, ideally one at least week beforehand, you can open a task on Phabricator for that (we need outgoing IPv4/IPv6).
Apr 12 2017, 2:24 PM · Wikimedia-Site-requests

Apr 6 2017

Pigsonthewing created T162378: fix dead links on Wikispecies.
Apr 6 2017, 4:41 PM · InternetArchiveBot (v1.4)

Feb 24 2017

Pigsonthewing renamed T158955: Add a SPARQL layer around existing live SQL databases from Add a SPARQL layer around an existing live SQL databases to Add a SPARQL layer around existing live SQL databases.
Feb 24 2017, 11:18 AM · Discovery, Wikidata, Wikidata-Query-Service
Pigsonthewing created T158955: Add a SPARQL layer around existing live SQL databases.
Feb 24 2017, 11:17 AM · Discovery, Wikidata, Wikidata-Query-Service

Feb 12 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157436: [Flickr2Commons] File uploads need to recognise urls on blacklist early in the process.

See also T157897

Feb 12 2017, 5:35 PM · Tools

Feb 7 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157436: [Flickr2Commons] File uploads need to recognise urls on blacklist early in the process.

Or the upload tool(s) could just resolve the short URL to the full one. Or issue a "shall I convert URLs, or abort" warning.

Feb 7 2017, 2:04 PM · Tools

Feb 6 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157201: Stop supporting Firefogg in Upload Wizard now that Firefox is making it impossible.

Removing the Firefox add-on fixed this for me.

Feb 6 2017, 9:20 PM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-05-09_(1.30.0-wmf.1)), MW-1.29-release (WMF-deploy-2017-02-14_(1.29.0-wmf.12)), User-notice, Browser-Support-Firefox, Multimedia, UploadWizard
Pigsonthewing added a comment to T157201: Stop supporting Firefogg in Upload Wizard now that Firefox is making it impossible.

Original report at:

Feb 6 2017, 3:24 PM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-05-09_(1.30.0-wmf.1)), MW-1.29-release (WMF-deploy-2017-02-14_(1.29.0-wmf.12)), User-notice, Browser-Support-Firefox, Multimedia, UploadWizard

Jan 11 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T56097: [Story] allow to select globe in the UI.

See also this property proposal:

Jan 11 2017, 10:13 AM · Story, Wikidata, Need-volunteer, MediaWiki-extensions-WikibaseRepository

Jan 10 2017

Pigsonthewing added a comment to T155062: Allow entry of globe field, and provide display of globe field, for coordinate location in Wikidata .

This is a response (but not is mutually exclusive) to the property proposal I made at:

Jan 10 2017, 11:11 PM · Wikidata