Latest tech news from the Wikimedia technical community. Please tell other users about these changes. Not all changes will affect you. Translations are available.
- You can filter Special:Log in more detail. You can filter different imports and new users. 
- You can use Telnet to read Wikimedia wikis. 
- MediaWiki wikis can handle bigger file uploads. The new limit is 4 GB. 
Changes this week
- Wikimedia has a new backup data center in Dallas. Because of planned work on this, you will be able to read but not edit the wikis for a short period of time on both 19 April and 21 April. This will start at 14:00 UTC and last for 15 to 30 minutes. 
- There is no new Mediawiki version this week. This is because of the data center test.
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