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MediaWiki Language Extension Bundle 2020.10 release
Hello all,

I would like to announce the release of MediaWiki Language Extension
Bundle 2020.10. This bundle is compatible with MediaWiki 1.34 or above
and requires PHP 7.2 or above.

Next MLEB is expected to be released in 3 months. If there are very
important bug fixes, we will do an intermediate release. Please give
us your feedback at

* Download:
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Quick links:
* Installation instructions are at:
* Announcements of new releases will be posted to a mailing list:
* Report bugs to:
* Talk with us at: #mediawiki-i18n @ Freenode

Release notes for each extension are below.

-- Kartik Mistry

== Babel, cldr, CleanChanges and LocalisationUpdate ==
* Localisation and maintenance updates only.

== Translate ==
The Translate extension now requires MediaWiki 1.34 or above.

* Update the language selector on the Special:PageTranslation
* Do not list all pages on marking a page for translation ({{Gerrit|621034}})
* Add API to fetch translation statistics ({{Gerrit|623169}})
* Replace PHPlot with Chart.js on Special:TranslationStats
* Fix mandatory deletion of sub pages when deleting translatable pages
* Rename MessageValidator namespace to Validation ({{Gerrit|616069}})
* Legacy editor: remove various translation helpers, custom buttons
* Make Language stats appear better on mobile screens and the header
sticky ({{Gerrit|631979}})
* Tag untranslated translations units with lang and dir attributes
* Add magic word:
<code><nowiki>{{TRANSLATIONLANGUAGE}}</nowiki></code> for translatable
pages ({{Phabricator|T254486}})
* Avoid showing bdi tags on Special:Translate ({{Phabricator|T117852}})
* Add [[Help:Extension:Translate/Developer_guide|Developer guide]] for
Translate ({{Phabricator|T256873}})
* Fix "Translation page does not contain the latest translations/last
translation" ({{Phabricator|T255334}})
* Fix "This namespace is reserved for content page translations" when
trying to translate a recently created translation unit"

== UniversalLanguageSelector ==
* Performance fixes.
* ULS now defines unsupported skins ({{Phabricator|T237036}},
* Hide ULS language settings in Minerva skin ({{Phabricator|T259037}})
* Remove configuration variables:
<code>ULSCompactLinksForNewAccounts</code> and
<code>ULSCompactLinksEnableAnon</code> ({{Gerrit|632721}})

=== Input Methods ===
* Add the macron character to the Igbo tilde keyboard.

=== Fonts ===
* Updated Bali fonts to fix spacing issue. ({{Gerrit|616598}})
* Added GochiHand font. ({{Gerrit|625664}})

Kartik Mistry

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