Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF Advanced Permissions

2015-09-25 Thread John Lewis
I believe they already filled the position as they hired Karen about a week ago (after the announcement). ca. Staff and contractors page and IRC office hour. John Lewis On Friday, 25 September 2015, Pine W <wiki.p...@gmail.com> wrote: > Speaking of Trust and Safety, is there going to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement

2015-08-31 Thread John Lewis
! And congratulations to Maggie - while she is not Philippe, she definitely will do her best to be the new Philippe. Regards, John Lewis ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect's first birthday

2015-08-11 Thread John Lewis
following legal disputes. Superprotect in my opinion if used correctly is an essential tool which can prevent legal and technical issues that can in theory cause wide disruption. John -- John Lewis ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Odder on moderation?!

2014-08-12 Thread John Lewis
I'm an administrator for a few lists and personally I feel you are being far far too generic in saying lists are not managed correctly. A process is not broken here just a users understanding. Document don't argue regarding processes. ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect user right, Comming to a wiki near you

2014-08-10 Thread John Lewis
in a whole. I will not ramble on any more. I just ask the community to stop bitching at the WMF and accept their decision. Until then - I fully support Erik super protecting every single js and CSS page on every wiki as most Sysop I feel are technically incompetent. John Lewis -- John Lewis

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community RfCs about MediaViewer

2014-07-10 Thread John Lewis
I don't see any office action at all here. All I see is an administrator acting per what a WMF staffer has said. The code added as explained on the page; disables the feature fully and does not allow any opt ins. John Lewis On Thursday, 10 July 2014, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote: Erik

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community RfCs about MediaViewer

2014-07-10 Thread John Lewis
I am aware they are the same. John Lewis On Thursday, 10 July 2014, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote: John Lewis wrote: I don't see any office action at all here. All I see is an administrator acting per what a WMF staffer has said. Sorry, I have no idea what you're talking about here. I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] next Wikidata IRC office hour

2014-05-19 Thread John Lewis
The log is now available at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/IRC_office_hours/Office_hours_2014-05-19 Thank you to all who attended :) John Lewis ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines