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Kirkburn

aka George

Staff
  • My occupation is Technical Community Support Specialist @ FANDOM
  • Bio Netflix addict, gamer, ice cream lover. People call me 'Captain' now. I should have expected this.
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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will update the caching behavior for RecentChanges and FANDOM-provided RSS feeds to improve responsiveness for anonymous viewers.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • Support for the new global Discussions moderator group will be released - see this blog post for more info!

    Questions? Comments? Feel free to leave them below. And if you have additional bugs to report, please send…



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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix an issue where choosing search suggestion results via the keyboard was not highlighting the correct option.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • We recently retired the deprecated 'Wikia Maps' feature, as mentioned on Thread:1274205. (The MediaWiki maps extension remains available.)
    • We are continuing the spring cleaning of our codebase. As previously noted, these chang…


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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.

    Note: today is another quieter update, as a result of the recent US holiday weekend. If you had some time off, we hope you enjoyed yourself!


    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • Similar to the last release, those who watch our code changes closely may notice we are doing a bit of spring cleaning - however, these changes should not have any user-facing impact. Of course, if you sp…

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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on Fandom. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix the "See full list" link in the "Appears on these pages" section on file pages with quotation marks in their name.
    • We will fix an issue where the Serbian language option was incorrectly showing some messages in Albanian.
    • We fixed an issue that affected site stability at the start of the weekend, and will be making further tweaks to avoid a recurrence of this issue.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be …



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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on Fandom. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix an issue that could cause a user to be unable to load Special:Preferences.
    • An issue that could cause an IP block to behave oddly after being modified will be fixed.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • The company logo will be updated to reflect current Fandom branding.
    • Featured wiki videos will become available on mobile pages with an infobox - see User blog:Brandon Rh…


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