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  • Prevented root directory navigation. SuperHamster (talk) 06:47, 28 August 2021 (UTC)
  • Disabled debugging, added barnstar favicon. SuperHamster (talk) 00:02, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
  • Upgraded Debian (Stretch -> Bullseye), upgraded MediaWiki to 1.35.2, removed outdated NamespaceRestrictions extension. SuperHamster (talk) 09:26, 27 May 2021 (UTC) with Legoktm
  • Renewed SSL certs. SuperHamster (talk) 17:13, 7 December 2019 (UTC)
  • Added writeapi permissions for all users, to enable Visual Editor. SuperHamster (talk) 04:11, 15 October 2019 (UTC)
  • Attempted cache purge of WCNA submissions (unsuccessful likely due to defaulting to WMDC space?). SuperHamster (talk) 04:53, 20 September 2019 (UTC)
  • Image thumbnails now work again (installed ImageMagick + dependencies, as well as Inkscape). SuperHamster (talk) 05:18, 18 September 2019 (UTC)
  • Updated WCNA wiki logo. SuperHamster (talk) 03:52, 18 September 2019 (UTC)
  • Updated CAPTCHA answers for WCNA wiki. SuperHamster (talk) 06:19, 6 September 2019 (UTC)
  • Enabled Visual Editor for User, Category, and Submission namespaces; added the Page Forms extension to allow for form generation for WikiConference North America. SuperHamster (talk) 07:46, 28 July 2019 (UTC)
  • Per Board discussion, disabled editing and account creation on WMDC wiki for unregistered users due to mass-spam. SuperHamster (talk) 04:54, 9 May 2019 (UTC)
  • Installed VisualEditor, Parsoid and their dependencies. James Hare (talk) 20:20, 19 August 2018 (UTC)
  • Switched WCNA's wiki's CAPTCHA from ReCaptchaNoCaptcha to QuestyCaptcha (question-based CAPTCHA) to see if it helps combat spam. All other wikis still set to use ReCaptchaNoCaptcha. SuperHamster (talk) 04:16, 15 July 2018 (UTC)
  • Re-enabled page creation for all users on SuperHamster (talk) 06:37, 10 July 2018 (UTC)
  • Installed MontserratFont extension in lieu of third-party webfont dependency. James Hare (talk) 17:57, 12 May 2018 (UTC)
  • Disabled talk page creation (createtalk) for users, enabled it for autoconfirmed users, and enabled both createpage and createtalk for verified users. Also made these user group right changes only apply to, and not other WMDC domains. SuperHamster (talk) 06:59, 11 May 2018 (UTC)
  • Disabled page creation (createpage) for users, and enabled it for autoconfirmed users. SuperHamster (talk) 06:29, 11 May 2018 (UTC)
  • Downloaded a copy of the "MontserratFont" extension. Tried enabling it, but it didn't work, so I disabled it. James Hare (talk) 17:28, 10 May 2018 (UTC)
  • Installed the Purple and Timeless skins. Purple works fine but looks weird; Timeless inexplicably errors (wrong MW version?) James Hare (talk) 08:05, 1 December 2017 (UTC)
  • Deleted eve. James Hare (talk) 08:05, 1 December 2017 (UTC)
  • Shut down eve (Linode). Will delete in about a week's time. James Hare (talk) 23:09, 16 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Generated new SSL certs for all the different domains now being hosted on DigitalOcean. James Hare (talk) 14:15, 16 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Resurrected from WordPress Hell and created a static version to be hosted on Also created a bare-bones wayfinder for and created Apache configs accordingly. Also generally migrated domains away from Linode DNS toward DigitalOcean DNS and NameCheap DNS (for domains that are just trivial redirects). James Hare (talk) 10:31, 16 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Configured to point to DigitalOcean and set up corresponding records in Apache. James Hare (talk) 07:22, 16 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Installed httrack and created a static copy of at /var/www/html/ James Hare (talk) 06:47, 16 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Rebooted for system security updates and new kernel. Legoktm (talk) 22:42, 15 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Updated to MediaWiki 1.27.4 (security release), and restarted memcached to fix session issues and sidebar. Legoktm (talk) 22:41, 15 November 2017 (UTC)
  • Added TitleBlacklist extension loading to LocalSettings. SuperHamster (talk) 06:33, 6 August 2017 (UTC)
  • Website appeared down so I restarted the MySQL server. James Hare (talk) 19:12, 5 August 2017 (UTC)
  • Adding Kevin Payravi (superhamster) as new user in sudo group. James Hare (talk) 03:49, 28 July 2017 (UTC)
  • Creating server admin log. James Hare (talk) 03:49, 28 July 2017 (UTC)