The MediaWiki homepage redesign project evolved and Design Document  is
This time we really need community involvement to help us decide which
improvements will be included and implemented in the new layout.
during the 30C3 Congress  in Hamburg - where neither Wikipedia
Foundation nor MediaWiki were formally present this year (but should be
Jacob Appelbaum  - core member of the TOR project - complained in one
of his numerous talks that the (edit) access to Wikipedia via TOR is not
He requested that a way should be found to enable the TOR access
including edit access to Wikipedia.
I am just the messenger of this message.
i need some help re: a difference between commons beta cluster and production.
gwtoolset can download images from http://www.europeana1914-1918.eu
without issue on beta, but not on production. the domain has been
whitelisted on both servers in the wgCopyUploadsDomains array.
i have created a patch, https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/107038/,
for the extension that will hopefully give us more insight on the
issue, but in the mean time:
any ideas on how i can track down the issue?
is there a log on production that might help?
I am very interested in Wikimedia technologies and I want to ask one thing that how ca I contribute to it…
I need to start as soon as possible but lacks some guidance but with all u guys I can achieve anything
Thanks and Regards,
Sent: Sunday, January 12, 2014 5:31 PM
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1. ARM servers (James Salsman)
Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2014 17:05:03 +0800
From: James Salsman <jsalsman(a)gmail.com>
Subject: [Wikitech-l] ARM servers
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Nicolas Charbonnier's "Latest ARM Server solutions booths tour" may be
of some interest for those of you interested in low power server
Mitac isn't represented there, but he did an interview of them a year
and a half ago:
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End of Wikitech-l Digest, Vol 126, Issue 18
This is a notice that on Tuesday, January 14th between 00:00-01:00 UTC
(*Monday* January 13th, 4-5pm PST) Wikimedia Foundation will release
security updates for current and supported branches of the MediaWiki
software, as well as several extensions. Downloads and patches will be
available at that time.
We needed to write an npm module for mediawiki oauth, and we're about to
publish it to the npm registry. I just wanted to check whether we had a
wikimedia account on https://npmjs.org/. If not, do we want one?