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Email issuesEdit

For unknown reasons, my email address "requires confirmation" and is currently not forwarding emails to my email address (same since 1994). I pushed the button and requested a confirmation be sent as instructed. No confirmation has ever arrived. I tried this again, to receive an error message essentially that the email had been sent. If it was sent, it was not received. There is no instruction what to do for a problem; so I have no idea how to fix it. I am informing you to please use my actual email address which you have from before if you need my attention on anything until this is resolved - if it ever is. At present it is not working at all and there is no user name or any form of help on the pages surrounding this issue. What fun!! Ellin Beltz (talk) 18:40, 14 May 2020 (UTC)

Now later, I have checked again, still no message from Wiki. Ellin Beltz (talk) 19:10, 14 May 2020 (UTC)
Checked again, still no email. Tried to get another one sent to be told "already sent, wait a few minutes." Definition of a minute is 60 seconds. This is over a full day now. Ellin Beltz (talk) 20:57, 14 May 2020 (UTC)
There does not appear to be a related Phabricator task. As it's been more than a day, it may be useful to raise a new task on Phab, it may be a new ops or even a security issue. -- (talk) 21:31, 14 May 2020 (UTC)
@Fae: I have no idea how to start a Phabricator whatever it is. Sorry, maybe they should provide some instructions somewhere if this doesn't work. BTW, I am still waiting for a link to show up in my email, now it's hours later. I changed my talk page header to reflect that I cannot receive email through the system. I don't think I am the only one, others including ~riley seem to not have email links anymore. Ellin Beltz (talk) 00:17, 15 May 2020 (UTC)
I'm not sure whether this is related to your issue, but I also had some problems with the EmailUser function. 1989 sent me an email on 17 April at around 04:00 server time, according to the notification system. I checked my email, and never got it. When I also sent an email to 1989 earlier than 04:00, I had the "email me a copy of my message" enabled. For some reason I never received a copy. It's only after 1989 sent it again in 13:26 the same day that I was able to receive emails again. Really strange. pandakekok9 01:56, 15 May 2020 (UTC)
Emailing myself today, it looks fine. If problems persist/come back then we need to document the examples with times in a Phabricator task to prompt WMF ops properly to investigate.
BTW, I would be very happy to raise a Phab task for this on behalf of others, but the examples of failures would need to be well detailed, preferably with timestamps from the sent emails (i.e. copy yourself in on emails you send through the system so WMF ops can go precisely to the timed logs). -- (talk) 10:00, 15 May 2020 (UTC)
@Ellin Beltz: You have checked your spam folders, haven't you? --Krd 09:31, 15 May 2020 (UTC)

Request for translationadmin rightsEdit

Hello, I am Hasley. There are currently 106 pages that need to be marked for translation. I would like to help with marking them and improving translation markup. I am familiar with TA rights from having them on a few projects. Thanks. —Hasley 21:48, 21 May 2020 (UTC)

  Done, sorry for the delay. --Krd 18:52, 26 May 2020 (UTC)
  This section is resolved and can be archived. If you disagree, replace this template with your comment. --Krd 18:52, 26 May 2020 (UTC)

Request for translationadmin rightsEdit

Hi. I'd like to be granted for translation admin rights to be able to better help with translations here on commons. I note that there are many pages that the latest revision was not marked for translation.
I am active on common, and am also a translation-admin in Meta-Wiki, so I am familiar with the functionality and with how to use the Translate extension. Yours faithfully Déjà vu 01:17, 31 May 2020 (UTC)

GWToolset user rightEdit

Hello, my GWToolset user right expire the 11 june, can it be renewed please? Christian Ferrer (talk) 19:11, 26 May 2020 (UTC)

  Done --Krd 06:46, 27 May 2020 (UTC)
  This section is resolved and can be archived. If you disagree, replace this template with your comment. --Krd 06:46, 27 May 2020 (UTC)

Notice of a proposal releted to bureaucratsEdit

A proposal regarding allowing crats to remove sysop permission has been opened for discussion. -- CptViraj (talk) 06:07, 30 May 2020 (UTC)