MediaWiki 1.24

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MediaWiki 1.24 is currently being developed. Consult the RELEASE-NOTES file for the full list of changes. It is currently deployed on Wikimedia Foundation wikis through incremental "wmf"-branches starting April 2014. The 1.24.0 stable release is expected to come out somewhere in 2014. Download the latest snapshot or checkout the master branch in Git to follow this release.

Preferences made easier[edit | edit source]

MediaWiki is known to be extremely flexible and customisable, but few users use its full potential. In 1.24, we aim to make dozens obscure preferences easily discoverable and obvious to use.

New features[edit | edit source]

  • Category pages can now be moved (bug 5451).
  • MergeHistory for all administrators by default (bug 66155).

Usability[edit | edit source]

Performance[edit | edit source]

In 2014, MediaWiki development has a new focus on frontend performance.

  • (bug 39035) Improved Vector skin performance by removing collapsibleNav, which used to collapse some sidebar elements by default. This removes -list id suffixes like p-lang-list: instead of using things like #p-lang-list, you can do #p-lang .body ul.

Upgrade notices for MediaWiki administrators[edit | edit source]

Breaking changes[edit | edit source]

Release schedule[edit | edit source]

  • TBD
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