Re: [Wikidata-l] importing data is hard - on integrating open data projects

2012-12-03 Thread Daniel Kinzler
On 03.12.2012 07:15, Sumana Harihareswara wrote: I thought people on this list would want to read http://infotrope.net/2012/11/30/importing-data-is-hard/ , a list of difficulties Alex Bayley (Skud, who used to work on Freebase) experienced when attempting to reuse open data. Excellent write

Re: [Wikidata-l] Link FA/GA

2012-12-03 Thread Nikola Smolenski
On 01/12/12 20:17, Bináris wrote: Can or will Wikidata handle Link FA / Link GA? Or will the Wikipedias handle it in the old way? Will that fit into the system? Right now, the Wikipedias are able to handle it in the old way. It is planned that in the future Wikidata will include information

[Wikidata-l] Wikidata deployment schedule

2012-12-03 Thread Denny Vrandečić
From http://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:Project_chat#Deployment_schedule : If everything goes well, we will deploy a new version of the Wikibase extension today to Wikidata, probably around 7-9pm UTC (i.e. in the next few hours). Things might go wrong, deployment might stall, or we might need

Re: [Wikidata-l] deployment of fixes to RTL bugs

2012-12-03 Thread Denny Vrandečić
Hopefully today. 2012/12/2 Amir E. Aharoni amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il Hello, There are a few RTL bugs that were already fixed in the Wikibase code a while ago, but don't seem to be deployed yet. In particular, these two are quite disruptive: *

Re: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata deployment schedule

2012-12-03 Thread Denny Vrandečić
Due to an DB schema update issue we did not deploy today. The wiki was read-only for a short while, as we started deployment, but we rolled it back. Nevertheless big thanks to everyone involved. We will reassess the schedule. Cheers, Denny 2012/12/3 Denny Vrandečić denny.vrande...@wikimedia.de