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Wiki Request

What was the issue with the request? Special:RequestWikiQueue/14248 (goodseed.miraheze.org) — Preceding unsigned comment added by Alpha (talkcontribs) 19:29, 16 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@Alpha: Your wiki doesn't have a clear purpose or topic. What's your wiki about? How will it write its content? Please go back into Special:RequestWikiEdit/14248 and add to, but do not replace, your existing description with this information. Hope this helps.
(Please sign your posts on talk pages by using four tildes like this: ~~~~.) Dmehus (talk) 19:43, 16 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

We are having some sort of issue with a troll on Horrible Vyonders Wiki pretending to be someone else.

If you actually look at the page about Elias D, the user pretending to be him is going around sending death threats and harassing them. Please do something to stop them: https://horriblevyonderswiki.miraheze.org/wiki/Elias_D_The_Vyonder DarkMatterMan4500 {talk} 23:26, 16 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Small change to the RequestWiki UI

Hi,

Just letting you know that there's been a small change to the RequestWiki UI this morning and you can check the new steps to take here.

Mainly wanted to note that you can leave the reason field blank if you are approving a request, as it will automatically link to the request.

Also would like to note that declining is now also done via the "Handle request" section rather than a separate one.

-- MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 10:04, 22 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Wiki create

About Special:RequestWikiQueue/14400, Isn't it approved because it's Korean? Thanks, --Gomdoli4696 (talk) 12:57, 24 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@Gomdoli4696: Could you please provide further details about your wiki? Reception123 (talk) (C) 13:46, 24 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]
I am planning to make a dictionary of words, and I'll make it among Korean speakers. Thanks, --Gomdoli4696 (talk) 13:50, 24 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

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Thanks,
Dmehus (talk) 17:28, 30 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@Dmehus: As one of the first users to register on Meta in August 2015 and with more than 8000 global edits, I thank you very much for this slightly late welcome note :P Reception123 (talk) (C) 17:32, 30 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Reception123: (edit conflict) This was obviously just a test, but I thought it would be easier to test my revamped {{welcome}} template on your user talk page, in order to get any feedback you might have, or to obtain your "thumbs up/LGTM" stamp of approval (as opposed to testing it in Meta:Sandbox). I revamped it in a major way, to include a section header, add much-needed substitution of magic words, add information on global user pages, add an automatic signature, and add documentation to the template. What do you think? Dmehus (talk) 17:33, 30 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Dmehus: I agree, it's better than the previous one. Reception123 (talk) (C) 17:38, 30 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]
@Reception123: Okay, great, thanks! :) Dmehus (talk) 18:36, 30 September 2020 (UTC)[reply]

Unanswered requests

Sorry to bother you but it's been a few days since I posted these requests and I still have no answer.--Wedhro (talk) 15:04, 15 October 2020 (UTC)[reply]

@Wedhro: While user merges can be done, they generally have to be done locally and manually by a steward as global user merges aren't scalable. So, what would be the reason for needing to merge? If the user wishes to transfer his or her credentials, they can simply either ask local bureaucrats to remove the rights on the old accounts and add rights on the new account. Where the local bureaucrats are inactive after a considerable period of time, a steward can be dispatched to the local wiki to assess the local permissions change request in the absent bureaucrats' stead. (talk page stalker) Dmehus (talk) 15:55, 15 October 2020 (UTC)[reply]