[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [GLAM] Possible editing outages during April

2017-02-12 Thread Pine W
Early notification about potential server ops that may result in temporary read-only status or downtime. Pine -- Forwarded message -- From: Whatamidoing (WMF)/Sherry Snyder Date: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 at 6:01 PM Subject: [GLAM] Possible editing outages during

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [discovery] Interactive Team putting work on pause

2017-02-12 Thread Anna Stillwell
On Sun, Feb 12, 2017 at 12:52 PM, Rogol Domedonfors wrote: > Anna, > > > > > > Generally, I am thinking about community service training across the > > > > > organization. I would love your help with that. I can do little about > > the > > > > past. I can address the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [discovery] Interactive Team putting work on pause

2017-02-12 Thread Rogol Domedonfors
Anna, > > > Generally, I am thinking about community service training across the > > > organization. I would love your help with that. I can do little about > the > > > past. I can address the future. To properly address the future, ad hoc > > and > > > particular solution sets won't suffice.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [discovery] Interactive Team putting work on pause

2017-02-12 Thread Anna Stillwell
Hello Rogol, On Sat, Feb 11, 2017 at 2:04 AM, Rogol Domedonfors wrote: > Anna, > > > > Sometimes I wonder if hope isn’t at the base of it all. Perhaps hope is > > necessary but certainly not sufficient for it all to transpire. Hope is > not > > a strategy. But maybe it's

[Wikimedia-l] First anniversary of Bhubaneswar WikiTungi

2017-02-12 Thread Sailesh Patnaik
Dear Friends, On 9th February 2017, Wikipedians in Bhubaneswar celebrated the first anniversary of Bhubaneswar WikiTungi. WikiTungi [1] is a city based Wikipedia community formed to help the Wikipedians in the city to meet, share and learn. The Odia community's WikiTungi is a based in two

Re: [Wikimedia-l] banner proposals

2017-02-12 Thread MZMcBride
Gerard Meijssen wrote: >We do not care about our own. I do acknowledge that some have other >opinions but I do not have to respect such an opinion. The proof of the >pudding is after all in the eating and we allowed this to happen, no sound >came out of our community that said otherwise. What

Re: [Wikimedia-l] banner proposals

2017-02-12 Thread Steinsplitter Wiki
Hi, I agree 100% with Joseph Seddon's comment regarding the CN Banner procedure. :-) Then, by the way: I think Wikipedia should remain apolitical (not using wikipedia for a political purposes) as much as possible thus i don't think it is a good idea to set up such banners. We are building