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Bug 17095 - Allow users to receive e-mail notifications "once a day", "once a week", "new occurrences" and "always"
Allow users to receive e-mail notifications "once a day", "once a week", "new...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 8911
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Watchlist (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2009-01-20 16:00 UTC by Helder
Modified: 2009-09-23 18:26 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Helder 2009-01-20 16:00:09 UTC
Currently, every time a page someone is watching is edited, he receive an e-mail notification about that. So, if by any chance lots of pages in his watch list is edited in a day, his inbox will be crowded of e-mails!

I would like to have a way of set how often I want to receive the notifications. Good options would be:
* "new  occurrences"
* "once a week"
* "once a day" (or even "once # days")

What do you think about it?

[[b:User:Heldergeovane]]
Comment 1 Dan Jacobson 2009-05-11 04:21:04 UTC
I on the other hand resent the
"There will be no other notifications in case of further changes unless you visit this page."

I want a way, for certain pages, or just all pages, to be able to say "go ahead, send me mail every time it changes. I'm at the QZW Convention Center, using a MXQ device, and won't be able to login an browse the page anyway, but I sure want to know every change via email."
Comment 2 Dan Jacobson 2009-05-11 06:29:28 UTC
Hmm, I see there is an extension, but maybe not too available to download:
$ w3m -dump -cols 222 http://www.wikia.com/wiki/Special:Version | grep week
GlobalWatchlist Sending weekly digest email witch watchlisted pages on all wikis Adrian 'ADi' Wieczorek
Comment 3 Alexandre Emsenhuber [IAlex] 2009-09-23 18:26:04 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 8911 ***

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