Last modified: 2014-10-28 14:44:41 UTC

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Bug 67167 - Clear documentation should be provided about the *my* permissions
Clear documentation should be provided about the *my* permissions
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Documentation (Other open bugs)
All All
: Low normal (vote)
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Assigned To: dkontotasiou
: easy
Depends on:
Blocks: documentation
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Reported: 2014-06-26 21:20 UTC by Mark A. Hershberger
Modified: 2014-10-28 14:44 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Mark A. Hershberger 2014-06-26 21:20:10 UTC
In bug #67145, Brad says:

> what they need to do is not screw with the assignments for editmyoptions
> and the other 'my' permissions at all.

As far as I can see, this guidance isn't documented anywhere.  It should at least be noted in DefaultSettings.php and [[mw:Manual:User rights]].
Comment 1 dkontotasiou 2014-10-23 18:58:37 UTC
[[mw:Manual:User rights]] contains clear instructions about editmyoptions. I committed a pull request in github and clear instructions will be added to DefaultSettings.php file.
Comment 2 Quim Gil 2014-10-28 14:44:41 UTC
Thank you dkontotasiou. Can you provide a link to the pull request, please? Or even better, could you submit the patch via Gerrit? I have seen that you have submitted a first patch there already.

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