Quim is this something that could be completed this calendar year? Would it need to be in the next Annual Plan?
> Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2014 21:39:40 -0800 > From: Quim Gil <email@example.com> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: Re: [EE] Newsletters > Message-ID: <52D37C1C.email@example.com> > Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1" > > Hi, > > On 01/06/2014 09:00 AM, Matthew Flaschen wrote: > > On 01/04/2014 01:35 AM, ENWP Pine wrote: > >> Happy new year, EE. > >> > >> How is the Newsletter extension coming along? The most recent discussion > >> on the talk page appears to be from September. > > > > I don't think anyone is currently working on this. Siebrand and Quim > > started https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Newsletter , but there > > has only been one commit. > > When MassMessage appeared I thought it could be worth trying to find a > way to extend it satisfying the needs of newsletter publishers and > subscribers. For instance, see > > Bug 57935 - Handling MassMessage subscription through user preferences > https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=57935 > > Bug 57937 - Option to subscribe new users to MassMessage by default > https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=57937 > > Bug 57473 - MassMessage should support using a category as an input list > https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=57473 > > However, according to Legoktm this might be a too long shot. > > Another possibility (probably the right one, but afaik nobody is working > in this direction) is to have a pure Echo plugin with an interface to > handle subscriptions, channels, and a couple of roles. > > I still think Wikimedia and the MediaWiki community will benefit a lot > from this feature... > > -- > Quim Gil > Technical Contributor Coordinator @ Wikimedia Foundation > http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:Qgil > > -------------- next part -------------- > A non-text attachment was scrubbed... > Name: signature.asc > Type: application/pgp-signature > Size: 901 bytes > Desc: OpenPGP digital signature > URL: <http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/ee/attachments/20140112/576103b3/attachment-0001.pgp> > > ------------------------------ > > _______________________________________________ > EE mailing list > EE@lists.wikimedia.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/ee > > > End of EE Digest, Vol 24, Issue 5 > *********************************