Steward requests/Global permissions/2015-06

Requests for global rollback permissions

Global rollback for Devwebtel

Global rollbacker rights will help me reverting vandalisms (I'm member of SWMT and I'm voiced on #cvn-sw IRC channel). If you grant me this rights, you can delete my CAPTCHA exemptions rights (globall rollbacker group has skipcaptcha right). --Devwebtel (query) 12:36, 25 May 2015 (UTC)

  •   Neutral Not really sure after seeing this.--AldNonymousBicara? 13:03, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
    • What you mean? Too few edits? --Devwebtel (query) 14:07, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
    • Too few edits outside of the wiki that your account was created, not enough cross-wiki activity. User group situation is not as bad (yet) as some of our recent global rollback requests we've seen, but it's starting to become a bit concerning. The global CAPTCHA exemptions is really not needed in my opinion as they become waived pretty much when you reach autoconfirmed status on every wiki you regularly visit (although it's a bit higher on the eswiki with 50 edits, but very low on others). Tropicalkitty (talk) 17:25, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
      • Rollback right will help me a lot (quicker rollbacking), but I can wait if you want. --Devwebtel (query) 19:11, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
        • You have too few edits overall (only around 2500) also; I would suggest reapplying later. --Rschen7754 19:15, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
          • Ok. How many global edits should I have? About 5000? --Devwebtel (query) 20:23, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
            • A question like this misses the point: what I would expect to see is showing enough experience to revert vandalism across many wikis, and a proper understanding of the mission of Wikimedia. --Rschen7754 23:11, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
    • Generally I understand. When I am not sure that some edit is vandalism, I not revert it. --Devwebtel (query) 04:46, 26 May 2015 (UTC)

Closed. After more than 5 days of discussion, I find that there's no consensus to promote Devwebtel to global rollbacker. —MarcoAurelio 14:49, 4 June 2015 (UTC)

Global rollback for Максим Підліснюк

Hi. Recently I look for in a small Wiki edits, and I do not have the possibility to undo vandalism. Moreover, as I have OTRS agent, I often have to meet vandalism in various inactive projects.

Also I'm bureaucrat and administrator in Ukrainian Wikipedia, and is often a situation where locally blocking vandal I do not have the possibility to remove him globally. --Максим Підліснюк (talk) 12:53, 11 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Oppose, having low Xwiki experience is one of my reason opposing, but then I see your CentralAuth Special:CentralAuth/Максим_Підліснюк then I saw you are blocked on ru.wiktionary under reason "Inserting false information". I want to give moral support, but this does not encourages me to even give you a constructive opinion.--AldNonymousBicara? 16:07, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
Comment. That block was a year ago and was applied after a single edit. I'm not in a position to translate the edit to check it myself at this time, but it seems a little unfair to write off a GR request solely on that basis. QuiteUnusual (talk) 16:17, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
Well, you have do a point, but doesn't change my position on Максим Підліснюк, his lack of crosswiki activity doesn't make it better, Максим Підліснюк mainly only do edit and antivandal activity on Russian Wikis.--AldNonymousBicara? 16:38, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
@Aldnonymous: In fact indicated block in the Russian Wiktionary rather strange to me. Maybe you heard about what the Ukrainian fans have given the nickname Vladimir Putin. Once I made it in an article, and perhaps that time is contrary to consensus. Then I was locked in a year (for single edit) indicating the reason "Inserting false information". I spoke to sysop asking for unblocking, but he ignored me. I would like to say that this block expires on Tuesday. --Максим Підліснюк (talk) 19:43, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Neutral per Aldnonymous on the cross-wiki experience part. The block situation itself was a bit harsh, but we all make mistakes. Not a perfect world. Thanks for nominating though. Tropicalkitty (talk) 09:45, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Neutral Unfortunately, it actually doesn't look like you have much experience with crosswiki anti-vandalism work. I'm sure everyone appreciates your offer to help. I would like to see more contributions across a number of projects before I would be comfortable supporting you having global rollback. Regards--Grind24 (talk) 21:18, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
  • I would prefer to see more xwiki experience before granting this right. The block does not concern me, as it is obviously done contra to best wiki practice. Ajraddatz (talk) 21:20, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   За I think you can give him a trial period (3-6 months)--6AND5 (talk) 19:46, 16 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 20:21, 16 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Not done, no consensus. Feel free to reapply as soon as you have gained cross-wiki anti-vandalism experience. Savhñ 23:13, 17 June 2015 (UTC)

Global rollback for Infinite0694

2nd nom. Hello all, I'm requesting rights to Global Rollback. GR rights will be able to help me to fight vandalism on multiple wiki. Thanks,--Infinite0694 (Talk) 18:52, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support Now I can support this, been doing a good work at LTA Isechika case.--AldNonymousBicara? 19:25, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support I see some changes, success. --Uğurkenttalk 20:13, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Of course.--Grind24 (talk) 20:47, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - active. -- Mentifisto 21:00, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - more active now in monitoring. Also very good work with LTA cases lately... Tropicalkitty (talk) 22:23, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Lanwi1(Talk) 03:10, 14 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Why not? Jianhui67 talkcontribs 03:18, 14 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 23:51, 14 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support. Active. Thank you for help. Érico Wouters (msg) 02:20, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Wagino 20100516 (talk) 03:58, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Syum90 (talk) 07:43, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --L235 (talk) enwiki 22:16, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
Successful per consensus after no less than five days. -Barras talk 09:44, 19 June 2015 (UTC)

Requests for global sysop permissions

Global sysop for Syum90

Not ending before 9 June 2015 15:17 UTC

I think I can do a good work with this tool. Regards.--Syum90 (talk) 15:18, 26 May 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support Matiia (talk) 15:27, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
    And when would you apply too? ;) Jianhui67 talkcontribs 15:52, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
    I concur with Jianhui67 please also apply, we are running short of GS because many of them become steward on last election (lost 3 GS) and also 2 of them recently de-GS'd because of innactivity, in short period of time we already lost 5 GS.--AldNonymousBicara? 16:12, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
    I thought Matiia is already GS :) I agree with Jianhui67 and Aldnon, please apply too :-) tufor (talk) 14:10, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Of course you can. XD Jianhui67 talkcontribs 15:52, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support definitely. --Stryn (talk) 16:05, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Without a doubt, I have been eyeing Syum90 for GS, I also already ask Matiia. I am satisfied now there at least will be enough GS.--AldNonymousBicara? 16:12, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Natuur12 (talk) 16:36, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support why not?--Infinite0694 (Talk) 16:51, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support yes please. Ajraddatz (talk) 16:54, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support This is a very annoying small wiki patroller: when they are online, each time I spot some vandalism and try to do something about it, Syum90 has already corrected it, making me feel frustrated and useless! :-) Seriously: of course!!! --Randykitty (talk) 17:02, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support I wish you success. --Uğurkenttalk 18:00, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support. Érico Wouters (msg) 18:15, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Of course.--Grind24 (talk) 18:47, 26 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Rschen7754 01:13, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  • I've also noticed that Syum90 is very active in SWMT almost everyday and seems to be doing great work. Also, (s)he is very nice. :-) Glaisher (talk) 05:05, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Definitely. I concur with all of the above. Trijnsteltalk 10:07, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - excellent candidate. QuiteUnusual (talk) 10:34, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support has been a magnificent job (quick and accurate), I welcome the nomination  — billinghurst sDrewth 11:54, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - perfect candidate. When he is online I am literally unable to do anything, because he almost everytime revert revision or tag article faster than me. At times the fact that I'm constantly the slower one is annoying me a little bit, but I have the utmost respect for Syum's tremendous work. tufor (talk) 14:10, 27 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Hands down. Eurodyne (talk) 02:47, 28 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - I agree, excellent candidate --Nastoshka (talk) 17:26, 30 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Good candidate... Wagino 20100516 (talk) 20:08, 31 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 21:47, 31 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --L235 (talk) enwiki 01:47, 1 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support - I nominated this user for adminship at es.wikibooks, and I do not regret it. Very hardworking, has reduced the level of junk of the project while also brought to the project a lot of improvements. Its use of the tools have been correct and accurate. When in doubt he's been unafraid to ask. I think he will be a good addition to the global sysops team. Thank you for volunteering. —MarcoAurelio 20:58, 2 June 2015 (UTC)
  • supportDerHexer (Talk) 11:45, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support Thank you for your service. Vogone (talk) 13:00, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - Green Giant (talk) 20:56, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - per the same reason as Matiia's request. Thank you for your hard work and help, Syum90. Tropicalkitty (talk) 22:12, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support--DangSunM (talk) 00:49, 5 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - Best regards--6AND5 (talk) 20:35, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Jmvkrecords (Intra talk) 04:26, 7 June 2015 (UTC).
  • :-) --Alan (talk) 10:56, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Courcelles 23:08, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support please! ~ Nahid Talk 06:31, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
Comment: There is clearly consensus and the minimum timeframe has passed. Can someone end this? Tropicalkitty (talk) 16:38, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
Stewards will take care of that when they will be available, then a little patience will be a good thing. Regards--Grind24 (talk) 16:55, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
Done - clear consensus to grant the rights. Thanks for volunteering. Ajraddatz (talk) 17:12, 9 June 2015 (UTC)

Global sysop for Matiia

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Hi, this tool would be very useful for me, mainly to block users and delete pages. Thank you for your time :) Matiia (talk) 20:25, 4 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support definitely. Stryn (talk) 20:34, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Natuur12 (talk) 20:39, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support I waited impatiently :) --Grind24 (talk) 20:46, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support definitely! Thanks for volunteering. Ajraddatz (talk) 20:53, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - a name I have regularly seen reversing vandalism on several wikis. Green Giant (talk) 20:55, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support Excellent SWMT member, fully qualified for this flag. Vogone (talk) 20:57, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Most certainly. Trijnsteltalk 21:09, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Obviously! Finally! after losing 5 GS now we got 2 fully qualified GS. I am pleased.--AldNonymousBicara? 21:15, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Yes, yes, yes :-) tufor (talk) 21:58, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support No objections at all here. One of the best in handling various tasks around SWMT and translations. Matiia has very quickly become familiar with everything ever since from the start. I hope for the best! :) Tropicalkitty (talk) 22:07, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Jianhui67 talkcontribs 00:42, 5 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support--DangSunM (talk) 00:49, 5 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support YES!!--Infinite0694 (Talk) 06:34, 5 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Of course. There's no way I can possibly fit all of Matiia's positive traits in one comment based on what I've seen so far on both Wikimedia and Wikia. Good luck with the mop! --I am k6ka Talk to me! See what I have done 03:14, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Uğurkenttalk 15:24, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Yes!! :-) --Glaisher (talk) 16:09, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Rschen7754 16:12, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Eurodyne (talk) 17:53, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - Best regards--6AND5 (talk) 20:37, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support. Érico Wouters (msg) 21:40, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Jmvkrecords (Intra talk) 04:26, 7 June 2015 (UTC).
  • :-) --Alan (talk) 10:56, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  • support, welcome nomination.  — billinghurst sDrewth 11:51, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Courcelles 23:09, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support No doubt.--Syum90 (talk) 07:19, 8 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Wagino 20100516 (talk) 00:34, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 01:55, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support please! ~ Nahid Talk 06:30, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support - Obviously! -Barras talk 13:01, 10 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support of course,with greetings --Badr alkabir (talk) 18:29, 10 June 2015 (UTC)
  • supportDerHexer (Talk) 21:46, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Looks good to me. Widr (talk) 20:47, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Defender (talk) 21:05, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --L235 (talk) enwiki 22:15, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support - Wait... he isn't a GS already? :P Caliburn (talk) 13:36, 16 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support obviously PiRSquared17 (talk) 03:02, 18 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Not a hat collector, he really need this special tools. --Steinsplitter (talk) 08:46, 18 June 2015 (UTC)
  Done clear consensus--Shanmugamp7 (talk) 01:34, 19 June 2015 (UTC)
Thanks all :) Matiia (talk) 01:47, 19 June 2015 (UTC)

Requests for global IP block exemption

Global IP block exempt for 物理极客铭

Recently I can not visit, so I have to use VPN, then I can not edit wiki, thanks, --物理极客铭 (talk) 10:17, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

Done. Ajraddatz (talk) 16:46, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

Global IP block exempt for Yangwenbo99

The Chinese Wikipedia and its sister projects are blocked by the Great FireWall, so I have to use proxy such as VPN or GoAgent to visit them. Then I cannot edit Wikipedia. Thanks, --Yangwenbo99 (talk) 09:18, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

Done. Ajraddatz (talk) 16:46, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

Global IP block exempt for AddisWang

The Chinese Wikipedia is blocked in China and I have to use VPN to visit. Then every time I need to switch on/off the VPN when I go to another project, which is not convenient. And my VPN does not connect successfully every time, it wasting time. Thanks, --AddisWang (talk) 09:58, 12 June 2015 (UTC)

  On hold for 24 hours. I will grant it unless there are any objections. Ruslik (talk) 20:05, 12 June 2015 (UTC)
Done. Ajraddatz (talk) 16:47, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

Requests for global rename permissions

Global rename for Trần Nguyễn Minh Huy

Hi all, I'm an active member on Vietnamese Wikipedia from 2009 and have a lot of cross-wiki experience. I service as a sysop on vi.wp, wi.wikt, outreach and some other Wikimania wiki, also an OTRS member and has an account on Foundation wiki. My homewiki has a ton of outstanding request for rename (vi:Wikipedia:Đổi tên người dùng), because we only have two global renamer and both are very busy with real-life now. I would like to help Vietnamese speaking users here and at local request pages, also for some languages which is my language (ja-4 and en-2). I'm not a bureaucrat anywhere but I believe I'm sufficiently familiar with the global policies, I have read all relevant rename policies. Regards and thank you for your consideration. --minhhuy (talk) 10:02, 19 May 2015 (UTC)

Not ending before 2 June 2015 10:02 UTC
  •   Support Obviously, experienced enough with User case related from OTRS, and have enough Xwiki experience.--AldNonymousBicara? 10:24, 19 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support why not? Jianhui67 talkcontribs 10:31, 19 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support I remember your name, I though you would have been a good GR candidate. You have good croos-wiki activity and you are an experienced sysops on more than one project, so there is user-related expertise. ja-4 is a plus, en-2 is enough. my humble suggestion: could you also help translating the Global rename policy page in Tiếng Việt? Also Help:Unified_login/vi is not complete, some parts are still in English. --Alexmar983 (talk) 12:25, 19 May 2015 (UTC)
    @Alexmar983: Sure, all translations were done now :) Thank you. --minhhuy (talk) 20:26, 19 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 13:14, 21 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Wagino 20100516 (talk) 13:50, 21 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Trijnsteltalk 14:16, 21 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Grind24 (talk) 20:18, 22 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support ~ Nahid Talk 07:29, 24 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Infinite0694 (Talk) 07:31, 24 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support. Net positive. --L235 (talk) enwiki 16:54, 24 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Natuur12 (talk) 19:15, 25 May 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Uğurkenttalk 14:53, 26 May 2015 (UTC)

  Done - Trần Nguyễn Minh Huy is our newest global renamer appointed. Please do read all the documentation and subscribe (highly recommended) to the mailing list. Best regards. —MarcoAurelio 20:51, 2 June 2015 (UTC)

Global rename for K6ka

Not ending before 20 June 2015 14:25 UTC

Hello, I'm K6ka, and I'd like to request the global renamer tool partly due to a suggestion by Xeno, who is a local bureaucrat and a fellow global renamer. I'm afraid I do not hold the sysop or bureaucrat flags anywhere on Wikimedia, but I am very involved in the en.wikipedia changing username process, working as a clerk there for well over a year now (before the rename tool was removed from bureaucrats), so I know about the renaming process. Having the global rename tool would be useful as it would allow me to process requests instead of having to leave a message and waiting for a global renamer to handle it. I have read and understood the Global rename policy and I plan to put this tool to good use. Thanks. --I am k6ka Talk to me! See what I have done 14:25, 6 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support K6ka is active in the rename process on enwiki, and has enough experience from that to know how to use the bit properly. I would usually like to see a sysop flag, but the candidate's experience compensates for a lack of one (and that is more important, since sysops have nothing to do with renaming). Thanks for volunteering! Ajraddatz (talk) 15:58, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support mainly per Ajraddatz. Even though this user does not hold sysop rights anywhere, I feel that he is certainly qualified for this role. K6ka, thank you for your impressive, hardworking and gnomish work on enwiki renaming request page. Jianhui67 talkcontribs 16:02, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Well-qualified for the role, with much experience in the changing username process. Probably the only reason he doesn't hold administrative privileges on en is that he hasn't accepted any nomination yet. As one of the most active bureaucrats in the enwiki renaming process, I've come to rely on his participation in the clerking process, rarely having to deviate from the path he suggests for the customer or processor. Also active on simple wiki, so would be able to help coordinate the CHU process on that project as well. –xeno 16:03, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support For a while, I've thought that we should encourage (good) CHU clerks on enwiki to run and I'm glad Xeno took the step to ask. --Rschen7754 16:12, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support been good working being a rename clerk.--AldNonymousBicara? 12:44, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 01:54, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Has recommended by trusted user. Wagino 20100516 (talk) 00:40, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support per above .--Grind24 (talk) 19:11, 9 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support per above. Thank you for volunteering. -- Avi (talk) 18:34, 10 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support No concerns at all. Widr (talk) 04:55, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Trijnsteltalk 18:03, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support per above. Matiia (talk) 21:44, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  • strong support, definitely experienced user. —DerHexer (Talk) 21:47, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support He deserves the tools back.--Infinite0694 (Talk) 06:59, 13 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --L235 (talk) enwiki 22:15, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support he is "very" local, but seems ok. Why not?--Alexmar983 (talk) 08:35, 19 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Done - unanimous consensus to grant the rights. - Taketa (talk) 14:40, 20 June 2015 (UTC)

Requests for other global permissions

Global editinterface for Matma Rex

I've been a global interfaceeditor for the past year and my permissions expired. I still need them for the same purpose :) As a MediaWiki developer working primarily on JavaScript, I find more and more often that I need to make simple fixes to gadgets on various wikis using deprecated features, or update such gadgets copied from another place to the most recent version. I am sysop at the Polish Wikipedia (pl:User:Matma Rex) and (mw:User:Matma Rex). Last year's request: Steward requests/Global permissions/2014-06#Global editinterface for Matma Rex. Matma Rex (talk) 17:58, 3 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support Legoktm (talk) 18:14, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
    I am planning to approve this if no objection raises in 24h. Matanya (talk) 18:14, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
    Thanks, Matanya. I support extending Matma Rex's access. For what it's worth though, the policy clearly states that requests will last five days, and I don't think that is an unreasonable time to make candidates wait while opinions are solicited. Ajraddatz (talk) 18:15, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
    Formally object to speedy closure per Meta:Snowball, which is policy. Nothing in this statement should be interpreted against the candidate. —MarcoAurelio 14:46, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Rzuwig 21:09, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Thanks for your work.--Grind24 (talk) 21:36, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support - However there is no need to rush the request within 24 hours as Ajraddatz says. -Barras talk 10:23, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support already +2.--AldNonymousBicara? 11:42, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • supportDerHexer (Talk) 11:44, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • support, and should be closed quickly  — billinghurst sDrewth 13:50, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support tufor (talk) 21:59, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Openbk (talk) 17:55, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Krenair (talkcontribs) 18:11, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  Done Matanya (talk) 22:37, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
This makes me a little wonder, didn't at least 3 users above oppose an early closure of this request? Vogone (talk) 22:48, 7 June 2015 (UTC)
Dammit, freaking time zones. it is the 7th, not the 8th. I hate myself. Matanya (talk) 22:50, 7 June 2015 (UTC)

Global editinterface for Ori Livneh

I would like to be added to the global interface editors group. I am principal performance engineer at the Wikimedia Foundation, but I also hack on the site in my spare time, and have been an editor since 2006, so I have a fair understanding of norms of behavior and etiquette. If my request is approved, I will use the permission to update code for JavaScript API changes, and to make performance optimizations, when such optimizations can be applied without compromising functionality. I am a sysop on (mw:User:Ori Livneh). --Ori Livneh (talk) 18:10, 3 June 2015 (UTC)

  •   Support Legoktm (talk) 18:14, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
    I am planning to approve this if no objection raises in 24h. Matanya (talk) 18:14, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
    Formally object to speedy closure per Meta:Snowball, which is policy. Nothing in this statement should be interpreted against the candidate. —MarcoAurelio 14:46, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
    I am flattered that my request is not controversial, but I also really don't mind waiting the requisite deliberation period. --Ori Livneh (talk) 22:12, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Ajraddatz (talk) 18:15, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Thanks for your work--Grind24 (talk) 21:38, 3 June 2015 (UTC)
  • Support, but as above, no need to rush the request. -Barras talk 10:24, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • supportDerHexer (Talk) 11:44, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  • support, and should be closed quickly  — billinghurst sDrewth 13:50, 4 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Eurodyne (talk) 18:05, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support Krenair (talkcontribs) 18:12, 6 June 2015 (UTC)
  Done Matanya (talk) 22:37, 7 June 2015 (UTC)

OTRS global member for Someguy1221

Thanks, --Tiptoety talk 18:02, 6 June 2015 (UTC)

Done. Ajraddatz (talk) 18:58, 6 June 2015 (UTC)

remove global permission (OTRS member)

Thank you, Rjd0060 (talk) 12:47, 8 June 2015 (UTC)

Done. —DerHexer (Talk) 12:49, 8 June 2015 (UTC)

OTRS member removal - Chase me ladies, I'm the Cavalry

Thank you. Rjd0060 (talk) 20:06, 10 June 2015 (UTC)

  Done. --Stryn (talk) 20:08, 10 June 2015 (UTC)

add Global OTRS member for Alraunenstern

Thx, --Krd 13:54, 15 June 2015 (UTC)

Done. —MarcoAurelio 14:03, 15 June 2015 (UTC)

Interface editor for Candalua

Interwiki links have all been added in Wikidata for Main page and Special:Recentchanges, but a lot of Wikisource projects didn't remove the local interwiki links. This is resulting in duplicated links being shown (example). I would like to fix this situation by removing the links where necessary. 1 week can be enough to perform the task. Thanks, --Candalua (talk) 16:39, 10 June 2015 (UTC)

  • IMO this should be done locally, and local Admin should be the one who perform it.--AldNonymousBicara? 18:09, 10 June 2015 (UTC)
On most small projects, local admins aren't there or don't even know how to do it... I'm the one who added those links years back. Candalua (talk) 08:18, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
Hrrm, true, I thought you gonna act on big wikis, apparently I'm wrong, I have no objection with this request.--AldNonymousBicara? 16:15, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support valid reason and as noted, on many small projects the local admins have no idea how to do this. QuiteUnusual (talk) 16:12, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support --Kolega2357 (talk) 17:38, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support .--Grind24 (talk) 19:09, 11 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support -- Trusted user. Wagino 20100516 (talk) 04:00, 15 June 2015 (UTC)
  • @Candalua: done for two weeks. Let me know if you finish sooner or need a bit more time. Thanks! Ajraddatz (talk) 22:41, 16 June 2015 (UTC)
Thank you. In the meantime, it seems like the interwiki links got broken on Special pages, and it looks like no one has a clue about it. So it's probably not a good idea to remove the local links from Mediawiki:Recentchangestext until this bug has been solved. I will wait some time and then see what is best to do. Candalua (talk) 08:41, 17 June 2015 (UTC)
This bug has been tracked on phab:T102888 Candalua (talk) 10:46, 18 June 2015 (UTC)
  •   Support (putting on my WS hat) well qualified and trusted user who would IMO utilise the right appropriately.  — billinghurst sDrewth 14:50, 17 June 2015 (UTC)

Things on bug T102888 are stalled. I asked if I should fix the interwiki links manually but didn't get a proper answer. I'm not doing anything at the moment. If there are no updates on the bug in the next few days, feel free to remove my interface editor rights. Candalua (talk) 13:08, 26 June 2015 (UTC)