MediaWiki Upgrade

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Wiki Upgrade
Wiki Upgrade sasCommunity.org upgraded to the latest version of MediaWiki 1.17 on November 18, 2011. The new version is a large release with several technical bug fixes and new features. Here are some highlights:
  • Collapsible left navigation categories
  • New customizations in account preferences
  • Additional editing preferences
  • RSS/Atom feeds now available for Watchlists
  • Warning notice if you leave the edit form without saving
  • Search now located in the Header on top


Plus:

  • The new version provides a more stable platform and will allow us to install additional wiki extensions over time to improve site usability
  • When logged in, you can click the Star icon tab to "watch" your pages of interest
  • Upgrades to newer versions now easier with new platform
  • New framework renders code faster in browsers for improved performance


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