Staff Blog Posts

  • Support and Sessions

    As we enter Spring, we want to provide a quick update on a few rather important recent changes. Ever since we updated to MediaWiki 1.28 in December, users have been reporting session and cookie issues, caused by a change in MediaWiki core relating to authentication and session storage. The appropriate tasks are filed in Phabricator […]

  • #MissingType and Mistakes

    #MissingType and Mistakes

    This week’s update focuses on the rather noticeable unsuccessful MediaWiki 1.27.0 which we’ve previously talked about here on the blog, and the important #MissingType campaign. For a summary of what happened, we’ve embedded a copy of our Facebook apology. We’ve learnt from the mistakes from this episode and we have been working on adding in […]