[Labs-l] [Analytics] User registration date on DB replicas

Marc-André Pelletier mpelletier at wikimedia.org
Fri Feb 14 17:52:09 UTC 2014

On 02/14/2014 12:27 PM, Felipe Ortega wrote:
> As Oliver has suggested, I don't see any reason for this info not being
> available, as it is already public from Special:ListUsers.

Mostly as a factor of overcaution.  When we did the analysis of what to
whitelist, we proceeded on grounds of "are we absolutely sure this is
okay" rather than "we know this must be removed".

I agree that, as a rule, that information may/should be made available
if possible although readding a null column is a non-trivial operation.

-- Marc

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