Though it may be Memorial Day in the US, and Spring Bank Holiday in the UK, Wikia never sleeps - a release will still be going live tomorrow.

Here are the latest technical updates at Wikia. 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.

Major Bugs Fixed

Detailed CSS updates can be found at - the diffs show changes to .css, .scss, .tmpl.php, .html, .sass and .mustache files in Wikia's codebase.

  • An issue that could cause welcome messages to fail to come from the admin with the most recent edits will be fixed.
  • A situation that could trigger 'slow script' warnings on particularly long pages will be fixed.
  • A misconfiguration that caused login issues on a couple of communities has been solved. This fix is already live.

Questions? Comments? Feel free to leave them below. And if you have additional bugs to report, please send them to us via Special:Contact.

Want to be notified about technical updates when they are posted? Then click here to follow this blog.

Recent technical updates

July 19th 2017July 17th 2017July 12th 2017July 10th 2017July 5th 2017Archive