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Aug 28 2017

whym created T174312: User info API should report the number of upoads of the current user.
Aug 28 2017, 9:04 AM · MediaWiki-API

Jul 9 2017

whym added a comment to T170034: archivebot.py should recognize template-based signatures that implicitly uses a fixed timezone.

Not sure if we want to remove the timezone requirement from parsing. We want to discriminate timestamps from other mentions of date and time. An explicitly written timezone symbol is an indication that it's probably not a part of a normal sentence.

Jul 9 2017, 11:58 PM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-textlib.py, Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Jul 8 2017

whym created T170034: archivebot.py should recognize template-based signatures that implicitly uses a fixed timezone.
Jul 8 2017, 2:36 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-textlib.py, Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Jun 30 2017

whym added a comment to T169265: Homedir for user whym is very large (>60G).

Thanks for notifying me. It was a (probably incomplete) copy of dumps.wikimedia.org/other. The largest subdirectory was /other/diffdb/ which I have deleted. I was particularly interested in https://dumps.wikimedia.org/other/slow-parse/ - I hope the remaining 600MB is okay to stay.

Jun 30 2017, 12:47 AM · Cloud-Services, Toolforge

Jun 23 2017

whym added a comment to T166731: Test and analyze new Kuromoji Japanese language analyzer.

To be fair, the "wrongly" segmented tokens might matter less because most of them looks less likely to be used (at least as a stand alone search keyword). I wouldn't normally search for "こうじる" (an uncommon spelling of "講じる") unless perhaps I'm looking for misspellings to correct.

Jun 23 2017, 12:02 AM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-07-18_(1.30.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Discovery-Search (Current work), Discovery

Jun 22 2017

whym added a comment to T166731: Test and analyze new Kuromoji Japanese language analyzer.

Thanks for providing additional samples! Here are some quick observations I had. Hopefully some of them are relevant.

Jun 22 2017, 11:54 PM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-07-18_(1.30.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Discovery-Search (Current work), Discovery

Jun 13 2017

whym added a comment to T166731: Test and analyze new Kuromoji Japanese language analyzer.

I'm happy to help with speaker review. I take that I would be supposed to check if the frequencies of the different forms seem right or not. (e.g. if some unlikely forms appears more frequent than others.) Is this correct?

Jun 13 2017, 12:56 PM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-07-18_(1.30.0-wmf.10)), Patch-For-Review, Discovery-Search (Current work), Discovery

Jun 6 2017

whym updated the task description for T166782: wikimediafoundation.org's language selector is confusing to most visitors who don't have accounts there.
Jun 6 2017, 3:24 AM · Traffic, Operations, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown, I18n

Jun 5 2017

Elitre awarded T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets a Like token.
Jun 5 2017, 6:35 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown

Jun 4 2017

whym awarded T24075: enable variable old_html and old_text a Cookie token.
Jun 4 2017, 11:23 AM · AbuseFilter

Jun 3 2017

Huji awarded T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets a Yellow Medal token.
Jun 3 2017, 5:49 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown

Jun 1 2017

whym updated the task description for T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
Jun 1 2017, 2:02 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym updated the task description for T166782: wikimediafoundation.org's language selector is confusing to most visitors who don't have accounts there.
Jun 1 2017, 1:52 PM · Traffic, Operations, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown, I18n
whym added a project to T166782: wikimediafoundation.org's language selector is confusing to most visitors who don't have accounts there: Wikimedia-Site-requests.
Jun 1 2017, 1:51 PM · Traffic, Operations, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown, I18n
whym created T166782: wikimediafoundation.org's language selector is confusing to most visitors who don't have accounts there.
Jun 1 2017, 1:34 PM · Traffic, Operations, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown, I18n

May 22 2017

whym awarded T75092: Anchors to section names for non-ASCII letters are encoded in the URL a Doubloon token.
May 22 2017, 10:34 AM · User-notice, Russian-Sites, Parsoid, Community-Tech, I18n, MediaWiki-Parser

May 13 2017

whym added a comment to T164894: Test reader survey in multiple languages - Japanese.

@leila Is the translation of https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Reader-segmentation-3-privacy still needed?

May 13 2017, 8:48 AM · Research

May 12 2017

whym updated the task description for T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
May 12 2017, 7:24 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown

May 8 2017

whym updated the task description for T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
May 8 2017, 11:24 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym added a comment to T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.

@MtDu Just added some code examples into the description.

May 8 2017, 11:15 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym updated the task description for T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
May 8 2017, 11:12 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym updated the task description for T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
May 8 2017, 11:12 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown

May 2 2017

whym added a comment to T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.

I found two with a google search.

May 2 2017, 1:30 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym added a comment to T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.

Is there a tag for issues of on-wiki scripts?

May 2 2017, 3:33 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown
whym created T164242: Find and fix undeclared dependencies to mw.util, mw.notify etc of on-wiki scripts and gadgets.
May 2 2017, 3:30 AM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017, Community-Tech-fixes, Wikimedia-General-or-Unknown

Apr 30 2017

whym added a comment to T122755: Remove mediawiki.legacy.wikibits methods deprecated since before 1.18.
Apr 30 2017, 6:08 AM · Performance-Team-notice, User-notice, MW-1.29-release-notes, Performance-Team, MediaWiki-ResourceLoader, Technical-Debt

Apr 26 2017

whym moved T141698: Make a Quarry automatically refresh on a set time interval from Backlog to Feature request on the Quarry board.
Apr 26 2017, 10:22 AM · Quarry

Mar 18 2017

whym added a comment to T156844: Prep to decommission old dbstore hosts (db1046, db1047).

Thanks for the ping. To be honest, I don't remember precisely what tables I had there (it was a long time ago), but I believe mines are safe to delete at this point.

Mar 18 2017, 12:30 AM · Patch-For-Review, User-Elukey, Analytics, Operations, DBA

Mar 13 2017

Johan awarded T130439: Add an AbuseFilter variable for global edit count of the user a Like token.
Mar 13 2017, 2:41 PM · Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-extensions-CentralAuth, AbuseFilter

Feb 27 2017

whym added a comment to T158994: Commons App discussion: Current state and future plans.

Just noting that, instead of Phabricator tasks, specific bugs and enhancement ideas of the app have their own "issues" on GitHub https://github.com/commons-app/apps-android-commons/issues. If anyone is looking for ideas not mentioned above, I recommend checking these out.

Feb 27 2017, 12:43 PM · Commons-App-Android, Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017
whym added a comment to T159125: Commons Android app - potential projects.

Just noting that, instead of Phabricator tasks, specific bugs and enhancement ideas of the app have their own "issues" on the said GitHub project: https://github.com/commons-app/apps-android-commons/issues. If anyone is looking for ideas not mentioned above, I recommend checking these out.

Feb 27 2017, 12:38 PM · Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017

Jan 31 2017

whym awarded T156544: Create backups of Wikimedia content in diverse geographic places a Yellow Medal token.
Jan 31 2017, 8:42 AM · Internet-Archive, Offline-Working-Group, Operations

Jan 15 2017

whym awarded T18816: Log actions should support bot flag (e.g. to hide from Special:RecentChanges) a Cookie token.
Jan 15 2017, 12:16 PM · MediaWiki-Logging, MediaWiki-Recent-changes

Jan 8 2017

whym added a comment to T150899: Support 2FA in Wikipedia Mobile applications.

Commons App for Android also needs to implement this: https://github.com/commons-app/apps-android-commons/issues/328

Jan 8 2017, 4:52 AM · Mobile

Dec 2 2016

whym added a comment to T147739: archivebot.str2time does not respect minutes and months.

From https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/314847/:

Dec 2 2016, 1:58 PM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-core

Nov 28 2016

whym closed T110107: archivebot does not archive MediaWiki message delivery as Declined.
Nov 28 2016, 11:38 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a project to T57175: archivebot.py error: Pywikibot-archivebot.py.
Nov 28 2016, 11:35 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-General
whym added a project to T57223: archivebot.py not working on dewikinews: Pywikibot-archivebot.py.
Nov 28 2016, 11:35 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-General
whym added a project to T57186: archivebot.py doesn't support unicode month names: Pywikibot-archivebot.py.
Nov 28 2016, 11:35 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-General
whym added a project to T57187: archivebot.py doesn't support Global arguments: Pywikibot-archivebot.py.
Nov 28 2016, 11:34 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-General
whym added a project to T57178: Archivebot.py adds to archive first, checks then: Pywikibot-archivebot.py.
Nov 28 2016, 11:33 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-General

Nov 27 2016

whym added a comment to T147739: archivebot.str2time does not respect minutes and months.

Isn't it confusing to have 'm' and 'M' for different meanings? Do we have requests from other users to implement 'M' (months)?

Nov 27 2016, 2:59 AM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-archivebot.py, Pywikibot-core

Nov 5 2016

whym added a comment to T149476: Ensure the main talk page has an archive box template.

Better yet, I think {{:Special:PrefixIndex/{{PAGENAME}}/Archives/}} should work on a wide variety of subpage schema?

Nov 5 2016, 12:31 PM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Oct 29 2016

whym added a comment to T148013: Provide an option to prevent archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page.

I can't think of a case where we would want to allow auto archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page.

Oct 29 2016, 10:54 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T149476: Ensure the main talk page has an archive box template.

An ideal implementation would have to resolve issues such as:

Oct 29 2016, 10:53 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T148013: Provide an option to prevent archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page.

Elvey, can we discuss that in T149476?

Oct 29 2016, 10:48 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T149476: Ensure the main talk page has an archive box template.

See also T148013.

Oct 29 2016, 10:47 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym created T149476: Ensure the main talk page has an archive box template.
Oct 29 2016, 10:46 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T102602: Add OAuth support for Pywikibot.

Pywikibot has two types of account: user and sysop, so we may need two types of OAuth consumer when using OAuth for authentication: the first one is for common user, which need basic rights, the second is for sysop, which need advanced rights. Those rights can be configured when proposing a new OAuth consumer.

Oct 29 2016, 3:07 AM · Pywikibot-OAuth
whym added a project to T93352: Implement OAuth Support for Pywikibot: Pywikibot-OAuth.
Oct 29 2016, 3:05 AM · Pywikibot-OAuth, Pywikibot-General, Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-login.py, Pywikibot-network, Google-Summer-of-Code (2015)

Oct 13 2016

whym renamed T148013: Provide an option to prevent archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page from archivebot should not archive if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page to Provide an option to prevent archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page.
Oct 13 2016, 9:26 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym created T148013: Provide an option to prevent archiving if the archive page to be created would have no incoming link from the original page.
Oct 13 2016, 9:25 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Oct 8 2016

whym renamed T132303: Restore a tool for nowcommons.py to find duplicated images based on file hashes from webservice page is no longer valid for nowcommons.py to Restore a tool for nowcommons.py to find duplicated images based on file hashes.
Oct 8 2016, 1:51 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-Commons
whym added a comment to T147615: _update_page takes exactly 3 arguments (4 given).

@Prod: you are right, it was my oversight. Do you want to submit it as a patch using Gerrit? If you can, I will be able to quickly merge it.

Oct 8 2016, 1:45 AM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-core

Oct 3 2016

whym added a comment to T132303: Restore a tool for nowcommons.py to find duplicated images based on file hashes.

Thanks for the clarification.

Oct 3 2016, 11:22 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-Commons

Sep 27 2016

whym added a comment to T132303: Restore a tool for nowcommons.py to find duplicated images based on file hashes.

@Multichill: any chance you can comment on the status of the webservice? Do we understand it correctly that it isn't/won't be restored?

Sep 27 2016, 1:20 PM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-Commons
whym added a comment to T140989: NotImplementedWarning: parameters not being a mapping is deprecated..

let's see if some errors appear in the next run.

Sep 27 2016, 12:49 PM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Sep 25 2016

whym moved T32604: Implement a gallery view for SpecialListFiles from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:10 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages, Commons, Multimedia, MediaWiki-File-management
whym added a project to T32604: Implement a gallery view for SpecialListFiles: MediaWiki-Special-pages.
Sep 25 2016, 10:10 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages, Commons, Multimedia, MediaWiki-File-management
whym moved T29850: File history and Special:ListFiles should use a dedicated table generator from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:09 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages
whym moved T34207: Special:Listfiles doesn't find anything when search term contains non-ascii characters from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:09 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages
whym moved T117743: Convert Special:ListFiles to OOUI and improve UX from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:09 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages, Patch-For-Review, UI-Standardization
whym moved T35835: Merge Special:ListFiles and Special:MIMESearch from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:08 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages
whym moved T32608: Merge Special:NewFiles with Special:ListFiles from To triage to Files related on the MediaWiki-Special-pages board.
Sep 25 2016, 10:08 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages

Sep 19 2016

whym updated subscribers of T72249: Ability to archive a section based on a template status, additional to age.

I wonder if @Euku (developer of SpBot) can contribute to archivebot.py, or at least publish SpBot's source code so that we can reuse/learn from it.

Sep 19 2016, 10:14 AM · Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T140989: NotImplementedWarning: parameters not being a mapping is deprecated..

@MarcoAurelio It looks like your i18n files are old. Recent edits should have fixed it. Can you try `git submodule update`?

Sep 19 2016, 10:10 AM · Pywikibot-archivebot.py

Sep 18 2016

whym closed T144275: welcome.py L10N fails for commons as Resolved.
Sep 18 2016, 2:41 AM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-Other-scripts, Pywikibot-core

Sep 14 2016

whym added a comment to T145269: jsub should respect .sge_request.

.jsubrc was what I was looking for - I really should have read the manual.

Sep 14 2016, 8:31 AM · Cloud-Services, Toolforge

Sep 13 2016

whym added a comment to T145269: jsub should respect .sge_request.

I have tried switching to qsub, but it is harder than I imagined to stop using jsub entirely, particularly for cron jobs. For example, I would have to modify my scripts to emulate the "-once" behavior of jsub.

Sep 13 2016, 10:37 AM · Cloud-Services, Toolforge

Sep 10 2016

whym added a comment to T145269: jsub should respect .sge_request.

If jsub cannot (or does not want to) support .sge_request, maybe it should entirely ignore .sge_request?

Sep 10 2016, 11:45 AM · Cloud-Services, Toolforge
whym created T145269: jsub should respect .sge_request.
Sep 10 2016, 9:11 AM · Cloud-Services, Toolforge

Sep 1 2016

whym edited projects for T48508: Non-unique value is used for paging on some pages, added: MediaWiki-Special-pages; removed MediaWiki-General-or-Unknown.
Sep 1 2016, 3:33 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages
whym updated the task description for T48508: Non-unique value is used for paging on some pages.
Sep 1 2016, 3:28 AM · MediaWiki-Special-pages

Aug 28 2016

whym added a comment to T143217: archivebot.py exception: ValueError: unsupported format character '|' (0x7c) at index 43.

What does "an alternative translation" mean here?

Aug 28 2016, 1:27 AM · Pywikibot-i18n, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a project to T143217: archivebot.py exception: ValueError: unsupported format character '|' (0x7c) at index 43: Pywikibot-i18n.
Aug 28 2016, 1:21 AM · Pywikibot-i18n, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym added a comment to T143217: archivebot.py exception: ValueError: unsupported format character '|' (0x7c) at index 43.

I just realized that the issue is not only that the translation fails but also that pywikibot breaks because of that. It should just fall back to an alternative translation.

Aug 28 2016, 1:20 AM · Pywikibot-i18n, Pywikibot-archivebot.py
whym created T144113: Allow people with +2 rights to trigger recheck.
Aug 28 2016, 12:57 AM · Continuous-Integration-Infrastructure

Aug 12 2016

whym added a comment to T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).

Xqt's comment above was presumably about https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/293957/ (sorry for not linking this earlier here.)

Aug 12 2016, 12:57 PM · Pywikibot-core

Aug 11 2016

whym updated subscribers of T138077: Get rid of globalvar in interwiki.py.

@Xqt said that:

Aug 11 2016, 10:12 AM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-interwiki.py

Jul 26 2016

whym added a comment to T138340: Epic: Retire the MobileApp extension.

The extension is used to add the "mobile app edit" tag to edits and uploads done via the Wikipedia App and Commons App (since last week).

Jul 26 2016, 8:03 AM · Wikipedia-iOS-App-Backlog, Epic, Readers-Web-Backlog, MobileFrontend, iOS-app-Bugs, Wikipedia-Android-App-Backlog, MobileApp

Jul 9 2016

whym created T139816: Wikimedia Blog' search fails to retrieve some articles (some of the "Wikipedia Zero" articles in particular).
Jul 9 2016, 3:01 AM · Wikimedia-Blog

Jul 4 2016

whym added a comment to T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).

I don't know the answers to the questions, but here is what I suggest.

Jul 4 2016, 7:35 AM · Pywikibot-core

Jul 2 2016

whym added a comment to T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).

The variables $wgFixArabicUnicode, $wgFixMalayalamUnicode and $wgAllUnicodeFixes are now exposed:

Jul 2 2016, 12:02 AM · Pywikibot-core
whym renamed T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular) from Data returned for another page to Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).
Jul 2 2016, 12:00 AM · Pywikibot-core

Jun 19 2016

whym added a project to T138077: Get rid of globalvar in interwiki.py: Pywikibot-core.
Jun 19 2016, 3:57 AM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-interwiki.py
whym merged T136698: AttributeError: 'Page' object has no attribute '_pageid' into T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).
Jun 19 2016, 3:56 AM · Pywikibot-core
whym merged task T136698: AttributeError: 'Page' object has no attribute '_pageid' into T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).
Jun 19 2016, 3:56 AM · Pywikibot-interwiki.py

Jun 17 2016

whym created T138077: Get rid of globalvar in interwiki.py.
Jun 17 2016, 12:27 PM · Patch-For-Review, Pywikibot-core, Pywikibot-interwiki.py

Jun 16 2016

whym awarded T100892: Notify SOMEONE that an abusefilter had a sudden increase in the number of logs a Piece of Eight token.
Jun 16 2016, 1:03 PM · AbuseFilter, Notifications, Collaboration-Team-Triage

Jun 14 2016

whym added a comment to T137754: interwiki.py should ignore/skip pages that redirects to another wiki instead of crashing.

It would help to have a concise command to reproduce the problem, not just the error message. In this case it would be something like:

Jun 14 2016, 12:29 PM · Pywikibot-interwiki.py

Jun 12 2016

whym added a comment to T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).

The source data is extracted from http://www.unicode.org/Public/6.0.0/ucd/UnicodeData.txt.

Jun 12 2016, 10:16 AM · Pywikibot-core

Jun 5 2016

Luke081515 awarded T130439: Add an AbuseFilter variable for global edit count of the user a Like token.
Jun 5 2016, 1:55 PM · Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-extensions-CentralAuth, AbuseFilter
whym updated subscribers of T130439: Add an AbuseFilter variable for global edit count of the user.

See for example https://ja.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=%E7%89%B9%E5%88%A5:%E4%B8%8D%E6%AD%A3%E5%88%A9%E7%94%A8%E8%A8%98%E9%8C%B2&wpSearchUser=Johan+%28WMF%29 - where @Johan's edit were prevented by a filter which was supposed to stop a long term abuse known to use new accounts.

Jun 5 2016, 3:15 AM · Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-extensions-CentralAuth, AbuseFilter
whym added a comment to T49782: Rollback workflow needs further thought.

Another solution may be to "hide" them by default, and put a button to make them appear when clicked so they only appear when needed. This could be done as a gadget.

Jun 5 2016, 2:57 AM · Patch-For-Review, MediaWiki-History-or-Diffs

May 28 2016

whym added a comment to T94826: Don't crash when MediaWiki returns a page title different from the query because of normalization (Arabic and Malayalam normalization in particular).

It seems that Arabic normalization is controlled by $wgFixArabicUnicode in MediaWiki. T11413 and rSVN60599 provide more details. There is also $wgFixMalayalamUnicode for Malayalam.

May 28 2016, 7:56 AM · Pywikibot-core

Apr 22 2016

Restricted Application updated subscribers of T69795: MediaWiki:Dot-separator default message missing.

I filed T133375 before finding this task. I'm not sure if the two are about the same issue. @Betacommand: do you think your problem came from modules/templates?

Apr 22 2016, 12:20 PM · TestMe, MediaWiki-General-or-Unknown
whym reopened T127403: Style anonymous editor warning as a warningbox for consistency as "Open".

Reopening - https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/271720/ changed the style of the warning box shown in the edit action, but not the preview action.

Apr 22 2016, 7:34 AM · MW-1.27-release (WMF-deploy-2016-05-03_(1.27.0-wmf.23)), MW-1.27-release-notes, MW-1.27-release (WMF-deploy-2016-03-01_(1.27.0-wmf.15)), MediaWiki-Page-editing, VisualEditor, User-notice, Contributors-Team
whym reopened T127403: Style anonymous editor warning as a warningbox for consistency, a subtask of T125174: [EPIC] Enable editing for mobile users without JavaScript and kill Special:MobileEditor code in MobileFrontend, as Open.
Apr 22 2016, 7:34 AM · MW-1.30-release-notes (WMF-deploy-2017-08-01_(1.30.0-wmf.12)), User-Ryasmeen, Epic, User-notice, VisualEditor, Contributors-Team, Mobile
whym created T133375: Add [[MediaWiki:Dot-separator]] as a system message.
Apr 22 2016, 7:30 AM · Africa-Wikimedia-Developers, Easy, MediaWiki-Internationalization

Mar 23 2016

whym awarded T43327: Add page views graph(s) to MediaWiki's info action for Wikimedia wikis a Piece of Eight token.
Mar 23 2016, 3:39 AM · PageViewInfo, German-Community-Wishlist, TCB-Team, Community-Tech-fixes, Community-Tech