[Mediawiki-l] Email Notification for watchlist changes

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Mon Apr 4 22:40:48 UTC 2011


Jon Bartlett wrote:
>> Why would you want to know about the next change if you didn't pay a ttention to the current one to begin with?
>> You are free to ignore them and then review a week worth changes in all articles that piled on your inbox.
> 
> On my Wiki - folks read the notification message, including the editors summary line, and decide if they want to open and read the full article (or edit it more). ...in theory.
> 
> My point is that people may re-read the wiki page only when theres something they want to contribute to.
> This is why I want to turn on notification for all changes that are on a persons watchlist - and have them manage their watchlist properly.
> 
> ...looks like I may have to delve into code then ! :-)
> 
> Jon.

Try to make it clean code, and it may be included into MediaWiki 1.18.




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