In which I report a bug and discover I have to write an extension, sigh
A new AutoHotKey mini-adventure, in which I want a hotkey to create a new tab in a specific container, but here there be dragons!
Highlight Links In Category has a number of incredibly nice use cases; here I give some examples.
The pattern of store -> query -> store -> query can lead to caching nightmares when working with Cargo or SMW in MediaWiki. This is the story of how I dealt with one.
Here's how I've built a framework for both static and lazily-loaded popups.
Last week I installed VSCode for the first time, after using exclusively SublimeText for about two years (and Notepad++ prior to that). I'm going to document my learning curve.
Disambiguations are typically somewhat user-unfriendly; I describe my method for improving quality of life when disambiguation links do appear.
CharInsert is one of my favorite extensions. Here's how I made a Lua wrapper for it to create a user-friendly interface for anyone to add snippets they want.
The "Mediawiker" plugin makes Sublime the best IDE-like experience for editing wikis, particularly when one is primarily writing Scribunto/Lua modules. Here's how I've set up my environment.
At EMWCon 2020, I gave one talk and hosted two Create Camp sessions, discussing different aspects of usage of Cargo and Lua in MediaWiki.
The story of the April Fools Day joke for 2020 that I didn't do, and the "Snap" that we may or may not still do.
The Gadgets extension is a great way to organize code instead of using Common.css and Common.js for everything.
I document my system of using hooks in Scribunto before removing it from my wiki.