Release status: beta
|Implementation||User interface, API|
|Description||A feature to encourage new users to provide feedback|
|Author(s)||Brandon Harris, Andrew Garrett, Timo Tijhof|
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For more info on MoodBar, check out the MoodBar project page.
Installation[edit | edit source]
To install this extension, add the following to LocalSettings.php:
You will also need to run
update.php to apply schema changes.
Configuration[edit | edit source]
$wgMoodBarCutoffTime[edit | edit source]
MoodBar will only be shown to users registered after this time, format is a MediaWiki 14-character timestamp (e.g.
$wgMoodBarConfig[edit | edit source]
A set of settings sent to clients. Valid array keys are below.
To modify, set the array element in LocalSettings.php. E.g.:
$wgMoodBarConfig['disableExpiration'] = 180;
bucketConfig[edit | edit source]
Allows you to modify the parameters passed to
infoUrl[edit | edit source]
Allows you to modify the URL that users are given for further information about the feature.
privacyUrl[edit | edit source]
Allows you to modify the URL that users are given for privacy information.
disableExpiration[edit | edit source]
Days cookie for disabling MoodBar should last.
Behavior[edit | edit source]
MoodBar adds a trigger to the top-left corner in the vector skin. It is displayed for all users who registered after
$wgMoodBarCutoffTime. If EditPageTracking is installed, it is only shown for users who have visited an edit page before.
Users with the right
moodbar-view can view feedback sent through the interface on
Special:MoodBar, or by exporting it to CSV with the included maintenance script
MoodBar accepts feedback through an API module,
|This extension is being used on one or more Wikimedia projects. This probably means that the extension is stable and works well enough to be used by such high-traffic websites. Look for this extension's name in Wikimedia's CommonSettings.php and InitialiseSettings.php configuration files to see where it's installed. A full list of the extensions installed on a particular wiki can be seen on the wiki's Special:Version page.|