Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-28 Thread Federico Leva (Nemo)
Bod Notbod, 28/04/2012 01:29: So the feature sends out one email per watchlist edit? No, one email per watchlisted *page* edited. If there are hundreds of edits to a single page, you'll receive only one email. Andrew Gray, 28/04/2012 01:46: On 27 April 2012 22:27, Federico Leva (Nemo)

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Victor Vasiliev
Please, do not enable this feature by default. A lot of people do not like 10 emails/day in their mailbox, and I have such amount of watchlisted edits even in smaller projects like Meta. —vvv On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 1:27 AM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: A few hours ago, a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Phil Nash
- Original Message - From: Victor Vasiliev vasi...@gmail.com To: Wikimedia Mailing List wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Sent: Friday, April 27, 2012 11:51 PM Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis Please, do not enable this feature by default

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread John Vandenberg
On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 8:51 AM, Victor Vasiliev vasi...@gmail.com wrote: Please, do not enable this feature by default. A lot of people do not like 10 emails/day in their mailbox, and I have such amount of watchlisted edits even in smaller projects like Meta. A daily digest would be cool.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Stephanie Daugherty
Automatically adjusting the email frequency might be a worthwhile feature to strive for: If an editor hasn't logged in within the past 30 days, revert to monthly digest, that way we don't drive editors away with the email frequency. -Stephanie On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 7:07 PM, John Vandenberg

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Bod Notbod
On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 00:05, John Vandenberg jay...@gmail.com wrote: Please, do not enable this feature by default. A lot of people do not like 10 emails/day in their mailbox, and I have such amount of watchlisted edits even in smaller projects like Meta. Then turn off the feature. New

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Bod Notbod
On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 00:05, John Vandenberg jay...@gmail.com wrote: New users dont know how to turn it on. ...and I've just had a little trouble myself. I looked under the 'watchlist' tab of my prefs. It isn't there. It's under 'user profile'. Hmmm. Bodnotbod

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Watchlist email notifications enabled on all wikis

2012-04-27 Thread Andrew Gray
On 27 April 2012 22:27, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: The only inconvenience is that both new and old users still have to manually enable the feature on their preferences, while it would make more sense to make it opt-out, as for user talk: users want to disable it only on the