Is it Wikidata only it's all sites? Wikidata uses another set of measures for maxlag, like lag between dispatching to other wiki and lag to WDQS.


On Sat, Jan 25, 2020 at 10:40 PM Strainu <> wrote:

In the last few days my bots get throttled for minutes and minutes (up
to 10, on the worse instances) on basically all sites I use (ro.wp,
commons, wikidata). I knew about write throttle and I use the default
setting there, but it seems that now I get throttled on read
operations as well. I use pwb from git, currently synced at

I checked the server lag and it is 0 most times I see the throttling.
Any idea why do I get throttled for such long periods of time?


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