--- Comment #19 from MZMcBride <> ---
(In reply to comment #17)
> "We" being the Wikipedia editors? Are they aware about this possibility? I
> think it would be good to contact the big communities (tech-ambassadors?) and
> get them involved just in case. For reference, the Commons community wasn't
> happy at all about mobile uploads being "simply enabled", and image uploading
> on desktop was a feature existing in desktop just like page creation. 

There's some light discussion of the Commons mobile upload fiasco at
[[mw:Talk:Mobile wikitext editing]]. I don't believe it's an analogous

> While not extremely complex, all this doesn't sound to me "EASY" as to
> recommend newcomers to pick this task. I would remove the tag.

I think you're needlessly overcomplicating the matter. The technical changes
required to resolve this bug are trivial, I believe. If this notion is
mistaken, please feel free to remove the "easy" keyword from this bug report.

> Sounds like a good idea, as long as the wiki has a Drafts namespace or
> equivalent. I guess this means that MobileFrontend should have a parameter to
> define the namespace where new mobile articles are created, defaulting to
> Main.

I'm not sure this is necessary. I think we should match desktop behavior.

You are receiving this mail because:
You are the assignee for the bug.
You are on the CC list for the bug.
Wikibugs-l mailing list

Reply via email to