Latest tech news from the Wikimedia technical community. Please tell other users about these changes. Not all changes will affect you. Translations are available.
- There will be an A/B test on the Wikipedia mobile website. It starts this week. It tests how we show templates that show information about an article. The test will last two weeks.
- You can now use different CSS rules for different skins when you edit templates. This is because of TemplateStyles.
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- When you get a new message on your talk page you get a yellow message in the toolbar. The preference to show or not show this has been removed.
- UploadWizard had problems with campaigns. Users could not upload files. This has now been fixed.
- You can get a notification when a link is made to a page you created. This has not worked since June. It was fixed last week.
Changes later this week
- The new version of MediaWiki will be on test wikis and MediaWiki.org from 4 September. It will be on non-Wikipedia wikis and some Wikipedias from 5 September. It will be on all wikis from 6 September (calendar).
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