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Rappy 4187

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October 13, 2008
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    Rappy 4187

    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.


    • This week we are updating the way the editor preference behaves: rather than being a basic "on/off" switch that can result in users experiencing three quite different editors across Wikia, it is becoming a drop-down preference that gives users more control. Note that users should notice no difference unless they choose to alter the setting. Please see Help:VisualEditor for more details.

    • Community Messages on WikiActivity displayed broken 'Edit' links when section headers were u…


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    Rappy 4187

    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.


    • The "link=" option within Slideshows was not working.
    • VisualEditor: defaultsort values are no longer converted to 'null' while editing. (This fix went live in a previous release)

    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.

    • Collapsing and sorting can now be used together in tables. Thanks to the Volunteer Developers for this.

    Questions? Comments? Feel free to leav…



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    Rappy 4187

    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.


    • Forums and Message Wall threads were not always showing the latest content. This fix is already live.
    • Images with names containing '?' (and certain other special characters) had broken thumbnails. This fix is already live.
    • New user accounts were not listed in Special:Log/newusers. This fix is already live.
    • Lazy Loading behavior improved for images within scrollable divs.
    • Long page titles caused layout problems in Internet Explorer 11.

    Detailed CSS updates can be found at http://report.…



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    Rappy 4187

    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.


    • The behavior of transparent images has been improved when they're used to represent articles - they're no longer always given a black background.
    • The 'Contribute' button had no background when hovered over.

    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.

    • To improve performance and coding techniques, Wikia has upgraded the DPL extension to 2.02.

    Questions? Comments?…



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    Rappy 4187

    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.


    • The iPad app Palantir is now available! Palantir is a companion to the upcoming game Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, and can sync with the game trailer and game audio to present helpful content from the Wikia community in real time.

    • Recent Changes no longer sometimes shows the 'block' option to those without the block right.
    • Shared Help pages will now display correctly in the mobile skin.
    • Editing help pages that aren't part of Shared Help will no longer show a notice referring to …


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