Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread Peter Southwood
Is there a policy that requires that he do so? - Original Message - From: Risker risker...@gmail.com To: Wikimedia Mailing List wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Sent: Sunday, March 24, 2013 3:19 AM Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight On 23

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread K. Peachey
On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 4:02 PM, Peter Southwood peter.southw...@telkomsa.net wrote: Is there a policy that requires that he do so? Mailing list wise, No. But it is considered good ettique to do so. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread Dariusz Jemielniak
On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 4:17 AM, James Heilman jmh...@gmail.com wrote: This case partly pertains to how we see as the Wikimedia Movement see the interactions between Jimmy Wales, the Wikipedia community and Arbcom. It would be interesting to get the perspectives of other language versions of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread María Sefidari
I agree. Please take this to the English Wikipedia mailing list. Kind regards, María Enviado desde mi dispositivo móvil El 24/03/2013, a las 07:54, Dariusz Jemielniak dar...@alk.edu.pl escribió: On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 4:17 AM, James Heilman jmh...@gmail.com wrote: This case partly

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraising testing

2013-03-24 Thread Federico Leva (Nemo)
Megan Hernandez, 27/02/2013 19:11: Again, hiding banners from readers who have already seen a banner is new for us and our goal is to minimize the number of banners our users see. If you read Wikipedia anonymously and see more than one banner, please let us know on the fundraising meta talk

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread Mathieu Stumpf
Le samedi 23 mars 2013 à 18:45 -0600, James Heilman a écrit : Have started a sort of RfC regarding Arbcom's recent denial to grant Will Beback a return to editing herehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jmh649/Will_Beback. Hi, could you point me to some relevant pointer to understand what is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread Mathieu Stumpf
Le samedi 23 mars 2013 à 20:54 -0600, James Heilman a écrit : So why did I not notify the arbcom list? I am sure all the arbcoms are watching this one so I did not see it as necessary. […] haha, who need to watch The Young and the Restless when you can subscribe to Wikimedia-l. Too bad that I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
James, If you're interested in starting a broader discussion about the usefulness of arbcoms and alternatives to them, and the relationship of Jimbo to arbcoms, I think the best place to do that is at Meta. There have also discussions there about asking for some kind of outside intervention in

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread Federico Leva (Nemo)
ENWP Pine, 24/03/2013 18:39: If you're interested in starting a broader discussion about the usefulness of arbcoms and alternatives to them, and the relationship of Jimbo to arbcoms, I think the best place to do that is at Meta. [...] I doubt it, the page would get deleted. Nemo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hour inside out (program evaluation)

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
Tom, I'm glad that you studied the IEP. Gayle, I would be interested in hearing about the topics that you're covering during your training sessions for WMF supervisors, especially whether you make sure that every supervisor has had an opportunity to learn about the experience of IEP. My

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
Date: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:00:05 +0100 From: nemow...@gmail.com To: wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org CC: deyntest...@hotmail.com Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Will Beback, Arbcom and Community oversight ENWP Pine, 24/03/2013 18:39: If you're interested in starting a broader discussion about

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hour inside out (program evaluation)

2013-03-24 Thread Everton Zanella Alvarenga
Hi, Pine. On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 3:41 PM, ENWP Pine deyntest...@hotmail.com wrote: Tom, I'm glad that you studied the IEP. I did this in the beginning mainly through Jessie Wild's support, who always kept articulating the SF staff for improve the education group learnings, and Nitika Tandon,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Glossary vs. Glossaries

2013-03-24 Thread Seb35
(CC’ing translators-l also.) Le Fri, 22 Mar 2013 14:27:44 +0100, Guillaume Paumier gpaum...@wikimedia.org a écrit: Hi, Last November, I started to clean up on the Glossary page on meta, as an attempt to revive it and expand it to include many technical terms, notably related to Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hour inside out (program evaluation)

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
Tom, Thanks for the good email. It's important to learn from mistakes, but admitting mistakes does not absolve someone from accountability. When people are being paid to do something right or to achieve a certain outcome, and that doesn't happen or it happens late, it's sometimes a very good

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hour inside out (program evaluation)

2013-03-24 Thread Peter Southwood
Make interesting mistakes. - Original Message - From: Everton Zanella Alvarenga t...@wikimedia.org To: Wikimedia Mailing List wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Cc: gyo...@wikimedia.org; Nitika Tandon nit...@cis-india.org Sent: Sunday, March 24, 2013 8:57 PM Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l]

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia-l Digest, Vol 108, Issue 82

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
Peter, thanks, I agree on that point. Taking calculated risks is much different from being negligent. Some risks work and some don't, and that can be OK in some contexts. Pine From: Peter Southwood peter.southw...@telkomsa.net To: Wikimedia Mailing List wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Subject:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hour inside out (program evaluation)

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
And speaking of mistakes, I need to remember to change the subject lines of my emails to this list. Pine From: deyntest...@hotmail.com To: wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Subject: RE: Wikimedia-l Digest, Vol 108, Issue 82 Date: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 15:35:58 -0700 Peter, thanks, I agree on that

[Wikimedia-l] Szkolenie w Instytucie Informacji Naukowej i Bibliotekoznawstwa, Wrocław - 5 IV 2013

2013-03-24 Thread Michał Buczyński
Witam, przypominam o projekcie całodniowego szkolenia 5 kwietnia 2013 (piątek) w Instytucie Informacji Naukowej i Bibliotekoznawstwa Uniwersytetu Wrocławskiego. Moim zdaniem jest to świetna okazja dotarcia do środowiska naukowego, promocji Wikipedii, pozyskania cennych edytorów, nawiązania

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Quarterly reviews of high priority WMF initiatives

2013-03-24 Thread Maryana Pinchuk
On Sat, Mar 23, 2013 at 1:08 PM, ENWP Pine deyntest...@hotmail.com wrote: Tilman, Thanks, it's great to see the momentum here in Mobile Contributions. Was there any discussion about how to convert the selfies uploaders and people who sign up for the watchlist feature into more active

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Quarterly reviews of high priority WMF initiatives

2013-03-24 Thread ENWP Pine
Awesome. Thank you, Maryana and Steven! Pine ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l