Wikimedia's Phabricator installation is used to track problem reports and feature requests related to MediaWiki code, other Wikimedia-specific components (such as extensions or tools), and Wikimedia wikis (such as Wikipedia).
Status[edit | edit source]
For monthly activity updates, see mw:Bug management/status.
Activity scope[edit | edit source]
Bug management is a perennial activity. Anyone can contribute! Activities include:
- coordinating, triaging, and organizing the current bug reports in Phabricator
- writing documentation for bug management
- communicating awareness of MediaWiki deployments
Also see Bugwrangler for tasks.
Documentation[edit | edit source]
Note that this is work in progress. References to Bugzilla should be replaced by Phabricator.
For Bug Reporters[edit | edit source]
For Project Maintainers[edit | edit source]
For Developers[edit | edit source]
For Triagers / Bugsquad Community[edit | edit source]
- Triage: Definition of "triaging" and information on bug triage sessions
- Places (Village Pumps, forums) to regularly check for bug reports
- Useful queries in Phabricator
- List of upstream bugtrackers and URLs
- Project:WikiProject Bug Squad (inactive)
For Phabricator Administrators / the Bugwrangler[edit | edit source]
- Administrator permissions in Phabricator
- Admins: Create a task when changing projects to avoid work duplication and entropy and to understand reasonings. This excludes trivial changes like project descriptions.
- Status updates of the Bugwrangler (Note: The bugwrangler is employed by the Wikimedia Foundation to do bug management, see scope above)
- Working on Phabricator's codebase
- Plans and ideas of the bugwrangler what to work on - help welcome! (Might be outdated as we moved from Bugzilla to Phabricator)
- How to run IRC office hours on bug management