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Join the Coolest Tool Award 2022: Friday, Dec 16th, 17:00 UTC[edit]

The fourth edition of the Wikimedia Coolest Tool Award will happen online on Friday 16 December 2022 at 17:00 UTC!

This award is highlighting software tools that have been nominated by contributors to the Wikimedia projects. The ceremony will be a nice moment to show appreciation to our tool developers and maybe discover new tools!

Read more about the livestream and the discussion channels.

Thanks for joining! -Komla

MediaWiki message delivery 18:53, 5 December 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Message contains duplicates[edit]

Top banner says "Flagged discussions: 18 Accreditation requests: 1 Flagged revs requests: 1 Accreditation requests: 1 FA candidates: 1 " seems to me like there is duplicate entries in it for Accreditation requests. I clicked 'Edit' and was presented with this

which does not have the duplicates. It is odd.. Gryllida (talk) 00:49, 19 January 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]

@Gryllida: If one removes the accreditation requests item from the list, the problem is solved...but then there's no way to update the AR count, which needs to be done manually. Heavy Water (talk) 19:05, 22 January 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Oh. My question is not that the count is 1 or 0; my question is why does it say 'Accreditation requests: 1' string twice in the message. Gryllida (talk) 22:33, 22 January 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]
@Gryllida: Yes, that's what I thought. When "Accreditation requests: 1  " is removed from the code, preview shows that it is no longer duplicated. The problem is that "accreditation requests" is not listed in the code then, so we can't replace "1" with "0" or "2" depending on how many requests are open. Heavy Water (talk) 00:31, 23 January 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]