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Adding Diff to allowed RSS feeds on MetaEdit

Hey all. I'd like to allow folks on Meta to embed a feed of news from Diff, the community blog (more info). It would allow more on-wiki visibility into the news being published on Diff (recent update) and make progress on something I've wanted to see since, checks old Phab ticket, 2019!

This would allow individuals and groups to say pull the most recent 5 articles into a page to be displayed in the context of a project or program. Or heck, even on their user page if they want. :) With this you could even pull back a specific category or tag. Say the most recent 3 articles tagged with campaigns, or Movement strategy.

On the technical side this is a wiki configuration change. If there's consensus, I'd request a sysadmin to make the change with a ticket in Phabricator. According to the config (Search for wmgRSSUrlWhitelist), the only RSS feed currently allowed on Meta is this one (T155830). CKoerner (WMF) (talk) 17:30, 7 May 2021 (UTC)

Revoke changetags permissions from the "Users" groupEdit

Due to persistent abuse of the changetags permission, which can be seen in the tag log, I suggest it be revoked from the "Users" user group. There should be no need to apply tags to arbitrary revisions for most regular users. ~~~~
User:1234qwer1234qwer4 (talk)
11:24, 9 May 2021 (UTC)

@1234qwer1234qwer4: What are your thoughts on reassigning it to autoconfirmed? I don't see much use for this, but I feel we shouldn't make it inaccessible. — csc-1 16:13, 9 May 2021 (UTC)
@Arccosecant I mean, that would definitely be better than the status quo. Anyway, I really don't think this feature needs to be used; the only other wikis I know where non-admins are allowed to to this are wikidatawiki, mediawikiwiki, frwiki, and testwiki. ~~~~
User:1234qwer1234qwer4 (talk)
16:39, 9 May 2021 (UTC)
"Users" prob don't need this (and really autoconfirmed prob doesn't either) - but if removing it should be readded to: edit filter manager, admins, and bots. — xaosflux Talk 23:30, 10 May 2021 (UTC)
  Question: @1234qwer1234qwer4: are you seeing actual misuse of "changetags" here? (Please show a more exact example) Notably the applychangetags permission for registered users allows tagging an edit with an existing tag. — xaosflux Talk 10:16, 11 May 2021 (UTC)
@Xaosflux [1], [2], [3], [4], [5]. ~~~~
User:1234qwer1234qwer4 (talk)
10:29, 11 May 2021 (UTC)
@1234qwer1234qwer4: that's some very odd tag vandalism! Editing tags just isn't something that editors should normally be doing here - so sure I'd be fine removing from users, adding to sysop/bot/edit filter manager. — xaosflux Talk 10:57, 11 May 2021 (UTC)
Support, but keep for autoconfirmed and bot user groups just in case. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 20:41, 12 May 2021 (UTC)