|SMWCon Fall 2021|
|Description:||How WMF is going about modernizing the MediaWiki code base|
|Event start:||2021/12/09 19:30:00|
|Event finish:||2021/12/09 20:00:00|
|Keywords:||code quality, core, wmf|
MediaWiki has grown into a tangled monolith, which makes it tough to make changes and implement features. The WMF Platform Engineering Team has set out on an "expedition" to improve the situation. In this talk, I will tell you about what we are trying to achieve, how we are going about it, and how it will affect extension developers.