Last modified: 2014-08-06 16:53:55 UTC
This request is used to track the corresponding roadmap point.
When MW 1.18 becomes the min requirement, we can make use of the RequestContext functionality and get rid of many many globals. Also need to figure out if anything in SMW should derive from this class or at least implement RequestContext.
Technical details can be found at 
Base classes (abstract or final) that are context aware (SMW 1.9):