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Previous discussion was archived at User talk:Trizek (WMF)/Archive 1 on 2015-09-30.

Erramix (talkcontribs)

hello

Hamilton Abreu (talkcontribs)

Hi Trizek, I believe that you inserted in Help:Notifications/Notifications types the sentence "Available by default on Wikimedia wikis, it is possible to opt-out into Preferences.". What, precisely and in detail, does "opt-out into Preferences" mean?

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Hello

While in your preferences (go to Special:Preferences or click on "preferences" on top of any page), go to the "Notifications" tab. There you can choose which notifications you want or don't want to have.

I've rephrased a bit and added a link. Thank you for spotting this unclear point!

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"Flow" => "Structured Discussions" renaming is confusing

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Yaron Koren (talkcontribs)

I see that you've been changing "Flow" to "Structured Discussions" on a lot of pages, in both page contents and page names. No offense intended, but that seems like a bad idea, and I think you should undo most or all of those changes. The change makes it seem like the "Flow" extension has been renamed or replaced, but it has not yet - and if it does get renamed or replaced, I'm guessing that the new name will not be "Structured Discussions". (At least, I hope not, because that name is hard to keep saying.) It may be that the internal WMF project to provide, er, structured discussions is no longer being referred to as "Flow", but the software is still called "Flow". It looks like you did a blanket search-and-replace, which leads to factually incorrect statements like "Structured Discussions has been deployed on user talk and wiki-wide discussion pages". Please consider just undoing your changes, if you don't have time to be more careful in the text.

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Hi Yaron

I've spent time to review every text I was changing. If you have seen some pieces of text that seem to need improivements, please tell me.

The announcement concerning the updates from Flow to Structured Discussions will happen soon. The documentation has been updated to reflect those changes. Repos and Extension will be renamed soon, as a second step. Meanwhile, Flow will remain a secondary name for Structured Discussions, like Echo has been the former name of Notifications.

Yaron Koren (talkcontribs)

I'm... not sure what to say here. Flow hasn't been renamed, and neither has Echo. But if you don't care about confusing users, there's not much I can say.

Someone asking for help to get Flow installed on a wiki

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MarcoAurelio (talkcontribs)

Bonjour. I'm not sure if "pings" work well but if you could see Topic:Tvgv9hts2n6apa2h I'd appreciate it. Regards.

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

¡Holà! Yes, pings work. I've just forgotten to leave a message saying I have seen the request and forwarded it.

MarcoAurelio (talkcontribs)

Good, good. Happy to know they know about that. Regards & sorry.

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

No problem, the fault is on my side. :)

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Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

I think it is a bug too.

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Reptilien.19831209BE1 (talkcontribs)

Bonjour Trizek, désolé de venir t'ennuyer avec une chose aussi peu importante, mais je n'ai pas trouvé le moyen d'activer Flow pour mes pages de discussion sur wa.wiktionary.org et wa.wikipedia.org

Faut-il en faire la demande sur cette page ?

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Bonjour

Pas de souci, je suis là pour répondre à ce type demande.

Flow n'est pas installé sur les wikis en Wallon. Il faut donc bien faire une demande sur cette page, une fois un consensus communautaire atteint ou une décision communautaire prise. Il sera alors possible d'activer Flow en Beta pour les utilisateurs ou à la demande pour des pages communautaires spécifiques, comme c'est sur Wikipédia en français.

Reptilien.19831209BE1 (talkcontribs)

Je vais donc lancer une discussion et attendre (un mois ?) avant de venir en faire la demande. Il n'y a pas beaucoup d'utilisateurs là-bas...

Merci :-)

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

S'il y a peu d'activité, il peut sembler difficile de savoir si les gens s'expriment. Quand je regarde comment la communauté s'est exprimée, je regarde les modifications récentes pour savoir si une majorité représentative s'est exprimée. Tu peux faire pareil et ainsi contacter directement les personnes actives. :)

Reptilien.19831209BE1 (talkcontribs)

J'ai demandé un avis ici (wa.wiktionary) et ici (wa.wikipedia), je notifie @Lucyin et @Srtxg qui sont les deux (seuls ?) plus gros contributeurs et administrateurs (je crois). Peut-être auront-ils la gentillesse de venir s'exprimer ici.

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

C'est bien la première fois que ma page de discussion héberge une telle décision ! Au moins je serai informé en direct ! :)

Reptilien.19831209BE1 (talkcontribs)

... et un mois plus tard, les deux contributeurs actifs sur Wikipedia et Wiktionnaire en Wallon ont voté « oui » pour l'installation de flow. Je pense qu'on peut y aller. :-)

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)
Anomalocaris (talkcontribs)

Thank you for putting in the Translate markup. In the first table, in the third column, the first of the group of five rows with replacement markup for <tt>, discussing <code>,

translate and tvar markup is displaying. I wanted it to display as:

use <code>&nbsp;</code> for nonbreaking space

Could you use the translation markup without changing this display?

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Thank you noticing it. It was due to the <nowiki> that conflicted the <translate> tags.

Anomalocaris (talkcontribs)

I tweaked it a bit more. I assume that my changes didn't mess up the translation work.

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

You will immediately notice when somethings goes wrong: best case the page yells at you turns grey when you want to save it because the markup is unbalanced; worse case, you have wired syntax in the final text (like me earlier today).

By the way, thank you for taking of that page update. :)

Summary by Trizek (WMF)

The discussion continues on Topic:U2abe1kz9eja7vv9

MacedonianBoy (talkcontribs)
Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Thank you for the ping! It is perfectly normal that you try to get my attention for something that big.

Summary by Trizek (WMF)

Now possible :)

Ibrahim.ID (talkcontribs)

Hi Trizek, could you move this page from (أسئلة) to (أسئلة عامة)

we make discussion here , thanks

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)
Ibrahim.ID (talkcontribs)

Done

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

OK, I have a problem.

I've tried t move that page, and get that message: "flow-board" content is not allowed on page ويكيبيديا:أسئلة عامة

I've created an empty Flow board to test if it was possible to move that page to a new Flow board, and it didn't worked.

I'll check with developers if something is going wrong and will keep you posted.

Sorry for that delay.

Ibrahim.ID (talkcontribs)

thanks Trizek :)

Trizek (WMF) (talkcontribs)

Done! (Finally!)