A bug in the Wikibase extension had disabled the "move" and "create" types of protection in the main (Gallery) namespace on Wikimedia Commons. New protections could not be added, and existing protections were not enforced, allowing some page moves and page creations that should not have been possible. This has now been fixed.
Bot operators can use Pywikibot to regularly archive discussions. The behavior when the bot uses counter to prevent large archives was changed.
The new version of MediaWiki will be on test wikis and MediaWiki.org from 4 สิงหาคม. It will be on non-Wikipedia wikis and some Wikipedias from 5 สิงหาคม. It will be on all wikis from 6 สิงหาคม (calendar).