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…. In addition to the work I did on HHVM itself, I also gave a talk about what the switch to HHVM means for Wikimedia developers. Most of my time at Wikimedia was spent working on some fixes for HHVM’s DOMDocument support. MediaWiki, the software powering Wikipedia, allows users to import and export articles as XML files. To do this, it uses a custom…
Reputation VIP operates the Forget.me website intended to handle Google and Bing “Right to Be Forgotten” (RTBF) requests. Using three months of data, the company has released a study on RTBF’s impact in France, the UK and Germany. There was a smaller, separate study on Spain. It found that overall 60 percent of requests are being denied.
Ori Livneh, Senior Performance Engineer at the Wikimedia Foundation Performance is a serious challenge for Wikipedia, particularly when serving users via a legacy PHP application more than a decade old. Any action which bypasses cach ...
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