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Recent Activity

Yesterday

Quiddity added a comment to T234634: Wikimedia Technical Conference 2019 Session: Improving documentation and support channels.

Hey all, we are still looking for session leaders in order for this session to go ahead. :) Would anyone like to take it up? @Tgr @Addshore @Quiddity ?

Wed, Oct 16, 4:50 PM · International-Developer-Events, Wikimedia-Technical-Conference-2019
Quiddity added a comment to T233928: Reach out to community for general feedback on all the work we’ve had so far.

Message drafted, translated, and delivered to the Global message delivery, with nuances in T233929: Identify and reach out to potential test wikis
Message: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Reading/Web/Desktop_Improvements/Outreach

Wed, Oct 16, 7:26 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity updated the task description for T233928: Reach out to community for general feedback on all the work we’ve had so far.
Wed, Oct 16, 7:26 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity added a comment to T233929: Identify and reach out to potential test wikis.

Initial outreach to see if some specific wikis are interested, is being done via an addition paragraph in the massmessage outreach.
The bolded section in this message https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Reading/Web/Desktop_Improvements/Outreach
is being delivered to the wikis in this list https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Quiddity_(WMF)/Global_message_delivery_split_3
These wikis were chosen based on prior interest in this project or related projects, or uniquely relevant features at those wikis.
Further outreach will be done based on the initial responses here.

Wed, Oct 16, 7:26 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity updated the task description for T233929: Identify and reach out to potential test wikis.
Wed, Oct 16, 7:25 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity triaged T233929: Identify and reach out to potential test wikis as High priority.
Wed, Oct 16, 7:18 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity triaged T233928: Reach out to community for general feedback on all the work we’ve had so far as High priority.
Wed, Oct 16, 7:18 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements

Tue, Oct 15

Quiddity added a comment to T18691: RFC: Section header "share" link.

If the page is long, a reader would have to scroll all the way to the top to copy the link and remember the name of the section they wanted to share.

A radical proposal: Instead of a "share" link, have a "TOC" link that links to the relvant line in the TOC (rather like links from citations to where the citation lies in the body text).

Tue, Oct 15, 9:13 PM · Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), Readers-Web-Backlog, Patch-For-Review, TechCom-RFC, Design, MediaWiki-Interface

Mon, Oct 14

Elitre awarded T221119: "This namespace is reserved for content page translations" when trying to translate a recently created translation unit a Love token.
Mon, Oct 14, 2:58 PM · Patch-For-Review, Language-Team (Language-2019-October-December), MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), WMSE-Bug-Reporting-and-Translation-2019, User-abi_, MediaWiki-extensions-Translate
Quiddity updated subscribers of T234957: Wikimedia Technical Conference 2019 Session: Developing in Mediawiki without breaking Gadgets.

Would it be useful to create some sort of inventory of gadgets (not necessarily names/URLs of the most used/important user scripts, but possibly an inventory of functionalities and workflows that editors use gadgets for)?

Very useful, and not primarily for interaction with MediaWiki changes (although that's useful as well). The increased discoverability of gadgets used by other communities would be a huge boon in itself.

Mon, Oct 14, 12:45 AM · Wikimedia-Technical-Conference-2019
Quiddity added a comment to T234634: Wikimedia Technical Conference 2019 Session: Improving documentation and support channels.

Thoughts (with obligatory "i am not a dev" disclaimer, and a "sorry for the linkdump, this probably belongs elsewhere, but since you asked..." apology):

Hopefully something in there helps, and doesn't just distract/tangent! Sorry again. >.>

Mon, Oct 14, 12:09 AM · International-Developer-Events, Wikimedia-Technical-Conference-2019
Quiddity added a comment to T234633: Wikimedia Technical Conference 2019 Session: Reducing barriers to entry for new developers.

Onboarding thoughts (with obligatory "i am not a dev" disclaimer):

Mon, Oct 14, 12:06 AM · International-Developer-Events, Wikimedia-Technical-Conference-2019

Sun, Oct 13

Quiddity placed T115650: Create an authoritative and well promoted catalog of Wikimedia tools up for grabs.
Sun, Oct 13, 9:17 PM · User-Harej, Toolhub, Documentation, Developer-Wishlist (2017), Developer-Advocacy

Fri, Oct 11

Quiddity updated the task description for T234661: Wikimedia Technical Conference 2019 Session: Developer Productivity & onwiki tooling.
Fri, Oct 11, 11:03 PM · International-Developer-Events, Wikimedia-Technical-Conference-2019

Thu, Oct 10

Quiddity updated the task description for T234907: RFC: Where to implement Desktop Improvements project.
Thu, Oct 10, 8:08 PM · Desktop Improvements, Readers-Web-Backlog (Tracking), TechCom-RFC
Quiddity added a comment to T221119: "This namespace is reserved for content page translations" when trying to translate a recently created translation unit.

Might this be related to T235027: Translate does not update content page when saving units ?

Thu, Oct 10, 8:01 PM · Patch-For-Review, Language-Team (Language-2019-October-December), MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), WMSE-Bug-Reporting-and-Translation-2019, User-abi_, MediaWiki-extensions-Translate
Quiddity added a project to T234907: RFC: Where to implement Desktop Improvements project: Desktop Improvements.
Thu, Oct 10, 5:07 PM · Desktop Improvements, Readers-Web-Backlog (Tracking), TechCom-RFC
Elitre awarded T215922: Community input for patrol log reviews in 'all public logs' a Like token.
Thu, Oct 10, 4:37 PM · Core Platform Team, CommRel-Specialists-Support (Jul-Sep-2019)

Tue, Oct 8

Quiddity added a comment to T234917: Idea for a different slider for the slideshow format.

I agree that we need a different interface option for galleries where there are dozens of images in the slideshow.

Tue, Oct 8, 6:42 PM · MediaWiki-Gallery

Thu, Oct 3

Quiddity moved T233755: Requesting Notification of Voters Regarding Watchlist Expiry from In current Tech/News draft to Archive on the User-notice board.
Thu, Oct 3, 9:42 PM · User-notice, CommRel-Specialists-Support (Jul-Sep-2019)
Quiddity moved T117736: Convert Special:Contributions to OOUI from In current Tech/News draft to Archive on the User-notice board.
Thu, Oct 3, 9:42 PM · Readers-Web-Backlog (Kanbanana-2019-20-Q2), User-notice, MediaWiki-Special-pages, User-Jdlrobson, UI-Standardization-Kanban, UI-Standardization

Tue, Oct 1

Quiddity created T234354: Clarify the MediaWiki:Confirm-watch-top (and -unwatch-top) messages.
Tue, Oct 1, 5:25 PM · MediaWiki-Watchlist, Growth-Team, I18n

Sat, Sep 28

Quiddity updated the task description for T234144: Expand link for history page "filter revisions" section has display issues on Wikitech.
Sat, Sep 28, 9:43 PM · Reading-Web-Local-Wiki-Issues, wikitech.wikimedia.org
Quiddity created T234144: Expand link for history page "filter revisions" section has display issues on Wikitech.
Sat, Sep 28, 9:42 PM · Reading-Web-Local-Wiki-Issues, wikitech.wikimedia.org

Fri, Sep 27

Aklapper awarded T211620: Change some default Notification settings on officewiki a Like token.
Fri, Sep 27, 7:11 AM · Patch-For-Review, Wikimedia-Site-requests, Growth-Team, Notifications

Thu, Sep 26

Quiddity added a comment to T211620: Change some default Notification settings on officewiki.

Done. Thanks for the reminder, and for making it work. :)

Thu, Sep 26, 10:45 PM · Patch-For-Review, Wikimedia-Site-requests, Growth-Team, Notifications
Quiddity claimed T233929: Identify and reach out to potential test wikis.
Thu, Sep 26, 5:47 PM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity added a project to T233928: Reach out to community for general feedback on all the work we’ve had so far: CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019).
Thu, Sep 26, 5:45 PM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements
Quiddity claimed T233928: Reach out to community for general feedback on all the work we’ve had so far.
Thu, Sep 26, 5:45 PM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Oct-Dec-2019), Desktop Improvements

Wed, Sep 25

Quiddity awarded T212881: addWiki.php broken creating ES tables a Love token.
Wed, Sep 25, 8:18 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.24; 2019-09-24), Performance-Team, Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-extensions-WikimediaMaintenance
Quiddity added a comment to T224681: Events Portal Creation on Wikis.

@JLetangWMF: https://wikimedia.org.au/wiki/Calendar seems to use the Cargo extension.
That extension is not deployed on Wikimedia servers so it would have to go through a review.

What about https://outreach.wikimedia.org/wiki/GLAM/Calendar ?

Wed, Sep 25, 7:38 PM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Jul-Sep-2019), Events Team

Mon, Sep 23

Johan awarded T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries a Like token.
Mon, Sep 23, 9:42 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage

Sat, Sep 21

Quiddity updated the task description for T213778: Update link colors in Vector for improved UX (and consistency).
Sat, Sep 21, 7:43 AM · UI-Standardization, Vector

Fri, Sep 20

Elitre awarded T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries a Barnstar token.
Fri, Sep 20, 1:58 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage
sguebo_WMF awarded T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries a Like token.
Fri, Sep 20, 1:27 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage

Thu, Sep 19

Quiddity awarded Blog Post: Cloud-vps Puppetmasters Moved to VMs, thanks to Krenair a Love token.
Thu, Sep 19, 7:00 PM

Wed, Sep 18

Quiddity updated subscribers of T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

@Pchelolo @EvanProdromou How complicated would it be to implement the aforementioned (T232379#5480718) deduplication feature, and is that within your team's area of responsibility?
These bugs are making the MassMessage system as a whole completely unreliable, and it's one of the main systems for cross-wiki communication for a multitude of groups.
Thanks!

Wed, Sep 18, 5:35 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage
Quiddity added a comment to T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

Have we seen any arguments against a new deduplication flag so far?

Wed, Sep 18, 5:19 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage

Sep 13 2019

Quiddity closed T232822: Reset Mailing list admin password for oversight-wp-ja as Resolved.

Done x3.

Sep 13 2019, 9:21 PM · Operations, Wikimedia-Mailing-lists
Krinkle awarded T221119: "This namespace is reserved for content page translations" when trying to translate a recently created translation unit a Orange Medal token.
Sep 13 2019, 7:08 PM · Patch-For-Review, Language-Team (Language-2019-October-December), MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), WMSE-Bug-Reporting-and-Translation-2019, User-abi_, MediaWiki-extensions-Translate
Quiddity added a comment to T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

I've asked on m:Talk:MassMessage and wikitech-ambassadors@.

Sep 13 2019, 7:08 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage
Quiddity added a comment to T231000: Kill #wikimedia-devrel Freenode IRC channel.

Right. Yup. Sorry, I didn't mean that exact phrasing, but was typing out quickly during the meeting. The intent was more... somehow provide the usernames that people can potentially ping, perhaps giving specific circumstances/specializations. E.g. "Ping andre__ for questions about [...]". -- However, your idea would work as well, just in a slightly more fragmented way. :-)

Sep 13 2019, 5:23 PM · Developer-Advocacy (Oct-Dec 2019), wikimedia-irc-freenode
Elitre awarded T224681: Events Portal Creation on Wikis a Like token.
Sep 13 2019, 9:31 AM · CommRel-Specialists-Support (Jul-Sep-2019), Events Team

Sep 12 2019

Quiddity added a comment to T231000: Kill #wikimedia-devrel Freenode IRC channel.

Group thoughts: probably #wikimedia-tech, and update the team page to specify that "You can find us on IRC at [...] and you should ping (just type) these nicknames to get our attention if we're working at that time: andre__ srish_aka_tux srrodlund" (so that we don't need to alter the channel topic)

Sep 12 2019, 4:33 PM · Developer-Advocacy (Oct-Dec 2019), wikimedia-irc-freenode

Sep 10 2019

Quiddity updated subscribers of T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

[...]
Seems like we need a new deduplication flag, like deduplicate_unique that would make it ignore exactly the same job regardless of the timing. This, however, will make it impossible to send exactly the same message to the user.

Sep 10 2019, 8:36 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage
Quiddity updated subscribers of T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

Adding @Pchelolo and @Ottomata per T232362 -- But there's the quirk in this task, of MassMessage sending 3 copies of the message in some instances, hence it might need separate investigation/solution? Pinging whilst the related aspects are still fresh in your heads. Thanks! :)

Sep 10 2019, 7:29 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage

Sep 9 2019

Quiddity updated the task description for T232398: Create About Page for Cloud VPS.
Sep 9 2019, 11:18 PM · User-srodlund, Toolforge, Documentation
Quiddity added a comment to T232408: Create a comprehensive overview of documentation page for WMCS.

Note, there are already these 3 compendiums. It might be good to update 1 of them, instead of creating a 4th, although possibly that's what is meant by "create a page". :)
https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Cloud_VPS
https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Cloud_VPS
https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Portal:Cloud_VPS/Admin

Sep 9 2019, 11:15 PM · User-srodlund, Toolforge, Documentation
Quiddity added a comment to T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.

Re: non-delivery - AFAICT this problem is not the "readonly" bug, because the local logs don't contain any of those errors, e.g. https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Istimewa:Catatan/massmessage

Sep 9 2019, 7:28 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage
Quiddity created T232379: MassMessage problems - multiple deliveries and missing deliveries.
Sep 9 2019, 6:57 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), Core Platform Team Workboards (Clinic Duty Team), WMF-JobQueue, MassMessage

Sep 6 2019

Quiddity updated the task description for T232224: September 2019 DoS attacks [Public].
Sep 6 2019, 6:51 PM · Wikimedia-Incident, Operations
Quiddity moved T156096: Deprecate and then reject empty operators from Announce in next Tech/News to In current Tech/News draft on the User-notice board.
Sep 6 2019, 4:18 PM · MW-1.34-release, Patch-For-Review, MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), User-notice, User-Daimona, AbuseFilter

Sep 5 2019

Quiddity added a comment to T156096: Deprecate and then reject empty operators.

@Daimona Please could you suggest an appropriate way to phrase this in Tech News? Ideally a 1 (or 2) sentence description that is easily translatable. Thanks!

Sep 5 2019, 8:35 PM · MW-1.34-release, Patch-For-Review, MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.23; 2019-09-17), User-notice, User-Daimona, AbuseFilter
Quiddity moved T201520: Create a global Talk page filter from In current Tech/News draft to Archive on the User-notice board.
Sep 5 2019, 8:32 PM · User-notice, MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.20; 2019-08-27), Growth-Team (Current Sprint), Edit-Review-Improvements-Integrated-Filters
Quiddity moved T228708: Raise rollback limit for all groups from 10/60 to at least 50/60 from In current Tech/News draft to Archive on the User-notice board.
Sep 5 2019, 8:32 PM · User-Urbanecm, User-notice, Wikimedia-Site-requests
Quiddity moved T151425: Enlarge Popular Password File to 100,000 entries and enforce the new minimum in the config from In current Tech/News draft to Archive on the User-notice board.
Sep 5 2019, 8:32 PM · MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.22; 2019-09-10), User-notice, Patch-For-Review, Security-team-backlog, MediaWiki-User-login-and-signup
Quiddity added a comment to T230041: Wikimania Hackathon 2019: Showcase / Closing Session.

I've copied the etherpad into https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Hackathon/Outcomes

Sep 5 2019, 8:22 PM · International-Developer-Events, Wikimania-Hackathon-2019, Wikimania-Hackathon-2019-Organization
Quiddity added a comment to T222360: Add new "button" for Wiki URL shortener in the menu in Wikipedia.

There's also a gadget at Frwiki: https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Gadget-ShortenUrl.js
Which can be added to your global.js with

// ShortURL in the 'Tools' sections of sidebar
mw.loader.load('https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=MediaWiki:Gadget-ShortenUrl.js&action=raw&ctype=text/javascript');
Sep 5 2019, 8:12 PM · MediaWiki-extensions-UrlShortener
Quiddity added a watcher for CRM: Quiddity.
Sep 5 2019, 1:55 AM
Quiddity added a comment to T231695: Innu language displays "Undefined" as tooltip in ULS.

Ok, thanks. :)

Sep 5 2019, 1:52 AM · UniversalLanguageSelector
Quiddity merged T231695: Innu language displays "Undefined" as tooltip in ULS into T216342: "ʔucināguci" in "Suggested languages" section cannot be selected and has tooltip "undefined".
Sep 5 2019, 1:52 AM · Language-Team (Language-2019-July-September), MediaWiki-Internationalization, UniversalLanguageSelector
Quiddity merged task T231695: Innu language displays "Undefined" as tooltip in ULS into T216342: "ʔucināguci" in "Suggested languages" section cannot be selected and has tooltip "undefined".
Sep 5 2019, 1:52 AM · UniversalLanguageSelector
Quiddity added a comment to T231954: Increase session length for OTRS ticket system.

Very good specific points, thank you for that information. With that in mind, and especially the missing 2FA, I suppose this proposal might be declinable.

Sep 5 2019, 1:32 AM · OTRS

Sep 4 2019

Scoopfinder awarded T231954: Increase session length for OTRS ticket system a Dislike token.
Sep 4 2019, 7:09 AM · OTRS

Sep 3 2019

Quiddity created T231954: Increase session length for OTRS ticket system.
Sep 3 2019, 11:51 PM · OTRS

Aug 31 2019

Quiddity moved T201520: Create a global Talk page filter from To Triage to In current Tech/News draft on the User-notice board.
Aug 31 2019, 12:37 AM · User-notice, MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.20; 2019-08-27), Growth-Team (Current Sprint), Edit-Review-Improvements-Integrated-Filters

Aug 30 2019

Quiddity removed a project from T231695: Innu language displays "Undefined" as tooltip in ULS: ULS-CompactLinks.

Thanks, Herald! That was the one I wanted.

Aug 30 2019, 10:46 PM · UniversalLanguageSelector
Quiddity created T231695: Innu language displays "Undefined" as tooltip in ULS.
Aug 30 2019, 10:37 PM · UniversalLanguageSelector

Aug 29 2019

Quiddity added a comment to T230218: Add a link to a list of namespace numbers.

Thanks x2! (link to end result: https://tools.wmflabs.org/global-search/ )

Aug 29 2019, 10:45 PM · Tool-global-search
Quiddity added a comment to T201520: Create a global Talk page filter.
  1. Please update the documentation page at https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:New_filters_for_edit_review/Advanced_filters to cover this new feature.
  2. How would you like the Tech News item to be phrased? I'm guessing something like:

The advanced version of the edit review pages (Recent Changes, Watchlist, and Related Changes) now include two new filters. These filters are for "All contents" and "All discussions" and will filter the view to just those namespaces, however they do not include pseudo talk pages such as discussions that are in the Project: namespace.

Please edit that, or write whatever you'd like it to say, including the link to the docs page (once updated). (All within the next ~20 hours, before the hard freeze for Tech News translations.)
Thanks!

Aug 29 2019, 7:36 PM · User-notice, MW-1.34-notes (1.34.0-wmf.20; 2019-08-27), Growth-Team (Current Sprint), Edit-Review-Improvements-Integrated-Filters
Quiddity updated subscribers of T231312: WikiContrib violates user privacy by loading third party content from Google.

@Rammanojpotla too! (Sorry I missed you initially)

Aug 29 2019, 6:51 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Privacy, WikiContrib
Quiddity updated subscribers of T231312: WikiContrib violates user privacy by loading third party content from Google.

@srishakatux @Tuxology Please see this task.
Note: this code might help: https://github.com/toolforge/fontcdn/

Aug 29 2019, 6:49 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Privacy, WikiContrib
Quiddity added a comment to T179183: Delete 24gb worth of unused files owned by tool.theoslittlebot.

I think this task is resolved now? Afaict the cleanup was done (per T179183#3716725 above), and the original bot no longer needs a new maintainer (because it has been turned off or is just inactive, per contribs).

Aug 29 2019, 6:42 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Tools, Toolforge
Quiddity moved T223859: Bring the ppp-sparql tool back to life from Incoming to Maintainer needed on the Toolforge-standards-committee board.
Aug 29 2019, 6:37 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee (Maintainer needed), Tools, Wikidata, Wikimedia-Hackathon-2019
Quiddity moved T223858: Bring Bene's sparql tool back to life from Incoming to Maintainer needed on the Toolforge-standards-committee board.
Aug 29 2019, 6:37 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee (Maintainer needed), Tools, Wikidata, Wikimedia-Hackathon-2019
Quiddity moved T231312: WikiContrib violates user privacy by loading third party content from Google from Incoming to Privacy / Other cleanup on the Toolforge-standards-committee board.
Aug 29 2019, 6:36 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Privacy, WikiContrib
Quiddity removed the point value for T231312: WikiContrib violates user privacy by loading third party content from Google.
Aug 29 2019, 6:26 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Privacy, WikiContrib
Quiddity added a project to T231312: WikiContrib violates user privacy by loading third party content from Google: Toolforge-standards-committee.
Aug 29 2019, 6:26 PM · Toolforge-standards-committee, Privacy, WikiContrib

Aug 23 2019

Quiddity added a comment to T204056: Move wikimedia.ee under WM-EE.

Thanks all, and happy 17th birthday to Estonian Wikipedia!

Aug 23 2019, 9:31 PM · WMF-Legal, Patch-For-Review, Operations, Traffic, Domains

Aug 22 2019

Quiddity added a comment to T199385: Develop a workflow to recommend / propose developers who should have +2 rights in Gerrit.

Related policy now exists at https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Gerrit/Privilege_policy (per recent email)

Aug 22 2019, 11:14 AM · Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity triaged T229465: [[mw:Project:Calendar]] has not seen updates since 2017 as Normal priority.
Aug 22 2019, 10:32 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T229465: [[mw:Project:Calendar]] has not seen updates since 2017 from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:31 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T212978: Wikimedia tech talks and learnings 2019 from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:31 AM · Epic, Developer-Advocacy, Documentation
Quiddity moved T195540: Incorporate lessons for Wikimedia Hackathon 2018 into the plan for 2019 from To triage to Team radar on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:31 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T214522: Create an "Introduction to Phabricator" video from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:30 AM · Epic, Developer-Advocacy, Documentation
Quiddity moved T189496: Investigate workflow to identify recently active new volunteer technical contributors in Gerrit (to potentially invite them to upcoming Hackathons) from Backlog to Team radar on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:30 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T189496: Investigate workflow to identify recently active new volunteer technical contributors in Gerrit (to potentially invite them to upcoming Hackathons) from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:30 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T218529: Investigate indexing Issues and PRs of Github repositories canonical on wikimedia.biterg.io from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:30 AM · Developer-Advocacy, wikimedia.biterg.io
Quiddity moved T218528: Sort out a process to add new Github repositories to wikimedia.biterg.io Git indexing from To triage to Backlog on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:29 AM · Developer-Advocacy, wikimedia.biterg.io
Quiddity updated the task description for T114017: Map current use of Wikimedia web APIs.
Aug 22 2019, 10:09 AM · Reading-Admin, DevRel-November-2015, DevRel-October-2015, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T222005: Re-think general hackathon summary from To triage to Consider for next quarter on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 10:06 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity updated the task description for T179989: Update the research documentation on open source team communication tools in Meta .
Aug 22 2019, 9:58 AM · Google-Code-in-2019, Google-Code-in-2017
Quiddity moved T155678: Provide an easy to use support system for contributors to ask technical questions from To triage to Team radar on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 9:50 AM · Developer-Advocacy, Discourse, TCB-Team
Quiddity placed T176850: Objective: A calendar of developer events where Wikimedia should participate up for grabs.
Aug 22 2019, 9:49 AM · Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity closed T176850: Objective: A calendar of developer events where Wikimedia should participate, a subtask of T176487: Goal: Increase onboarding and retention of new volunteer developers, as Resolved.
Aug 22 2019, 9:48 AM · Developer-Advocacy (Apr-Jun-2018), Goal
Quiddity closed T176850: Objective: A calendar of developer events where Wikimedia should participate as Resolved.

Hesitantly resolving. Re-open if you want to work on it.

Aug 22 2019, 9:48 AM · Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity moved T136866: Improve the per-programming-language listings for our tools from To triage to Consider for next quarter on the Developer-Advocacy board.
Aug 22 2019, 9:44 AM · Developer-Advocacy, Technical-Collaboration-Guidance, Documentation
Quiddity removed the point value for T229465: [[mw:Project:Calendar]] has not seen updates since 2017.
Aug 22 2019, 9:36 AM · International-Developer-Events, Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity removed the point value for T226750: UserFeedback Gadget on MediaWiki.org: "Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'getUrl' of null".
Aug 22 2019, 9:36 AM · Developer-Advocacy
Quiddity removed the point value for T222169: Make sure that all Hackathon registration forms ask for Phab/Gerrit/Github/mw.org usernames of attendees.
Aug 22 2019, 9:36 AM · Developer-Advocacy (Jul-Sep 2019), International-Developer-Events