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From: Steven Walling <swall...@wikimedia.org>
Date: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 6:26 PM
Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: A "refreshing" change to the ConfirmEdit
To: Wikimedia Mailing List <wikimedi...@lists.wikimedia.org>

Sorry for cross-posting, but I wanted to make sure more people are aware
this before we deploy it (likely on Thursday the 25th).

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Steven Walling <swall...@wikimedia.org>
Date: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 3:19 PM
Subject: A "refreshing" change to the ConfirmEdit extension
To: Coordination of technology deployments across languages/projects <

Hi all,

This is a heads up that we've added a small new feature which hopefully
will make things less painful for users across the projects: the ability to
refresh the CAPTCHA you're presented without refreshing the entire page. It
should work everywhere ConfirmEdit can throw the image CAPTCHA at someone:
account creation, login, the edit form, etc. (It won't modify the simple
math CAPTCHA, and so on.)

The original enhancement request for this (
https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14230) goes back to 2008. A
patch was submitted back in January by lalei:

If you want to test this out yourself before it's deployed, you can use

 Forgive my awful pun in the subject line,

Steven Walling
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