New feature: Embed videos from Commons into Phabricator markup

I just finished deploying an update to Phabricator which includes a simple but rather useful feature:

T116515: Enable embedding of media from Wikimedia Commons

You can now embed videos from Wikimedia commons into any Task, Comment or Post. Just paste the commons URL to embed the standard commons player in an iframe. For example, this url:


Produces this embedded video:

Written by mmodell on Jun 1 2017, 11:49 PM.
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