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A good question

Victor Vasiliev
Imagine a user approaches you and asks "What are significant changes
between 1.16 and 1.17?"

What would you answer?

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Re: A good question

Domas Mituzas

On Mar 16, 2011, at 3:34 PM, Victor Vasiliev wrote:

> Imagine a user approaches you and asks "What are significant changes
> between 1.16 and 1.17?"

Try marketing-l.

Domas

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Re: A good question

liangent
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Faster page loading speed because of the Resource Loader?

On 3/16/11, Victor Vasiliev <[hidden email]> wrote:

> Imagine a user approaches you and asks "What are significant changes
> between 1.16 and 1.17?"
>
> What would you answer?
>
> --vvv
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Re: A good question

Jesse (Pathoschild)
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On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 9:34 AM, Victor Vasiliev <[hidden email]> wrote:
> Imagine a user approaches you and asks "What are significant changes
> between 1.16 and 1.17?"


The preliminary release notes in source control describe the changes
so far between 1.16 and 1.17:
<http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/branches/REL1_17/phase3/RELEASE-NOTES>.

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Jesse (Pathoschild)

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Re: A good question

Neil Kandalgaonkar
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On 3/16/11 6:34 AM, Victor Vasiliev wrote:
> Imagine a user approaches you and asks "What are significant changes
> between 1.16 and 1.17?"
>
> What would you answer?

For typical users, or people who administer a wiki:

- New installer.
- New frontend JS framework.

That said, "significant" is relative. There are a lot of miscellaneous
changes, but they were all important bugs for someone.

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