Here are the latest technical updates at Wikia. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Wednesday, so we're posting this on a Tuesday to give you advance notice. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.
Major Bugs FixedEdit
- Users will now be able to change their account email address via Special:Preferences again.
- We have finished rolling out fixes to a bug that caused some users to see the wrong image thumbnails.
Other Notable ChangesEdit
Detailed CSS updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net - the diffs show changes to .css, .scss, .tmpl.php, .html, .sass and .mustache files in Wikia's codebase.
- The VisualEditor will be available on the Category, Project and User namespaces.
- A new version of the VisualEditor backend ('Parsoid') went live towards the end of last week, improving the stability and performance of the editor.
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