[Wikimedia-l] What makes a good small (tech) project

2013-09-25 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
#Previous_Participants -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation P.S. After this email, I'm unsubscribing from the wikimedia-l list as I prepare for my sabbatical, which starts this weekend - more info at http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikitech-l/2013-August/071542

[Wikimedia-l] Etherpad Lite labs instance going down in two days - backup time

2013-09-04 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
Reminder: etherpad.wmflabs.org will end in two days. -Sumana On 08/23/2013 01:20 PM, Sumana Harihareswara wrote: And just as a reminder: etherpad.wikimedia.org is not a production-level service, and therefore any data within an etherpad should be considered both public and able to disappear

[Wikimedia-l] software projects for chapters, thematic orgs, and others

2013-08-29 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
who spoke with me at Wikimania to think through a lot of this. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Etherpad Lite labs instance going down in two weeks - backup time

2013-08-23 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
Thanks to Mark Holmquist for maintaining http://etherpad.wmflabs.org for the past long while. It is going down in 2 weeks, so please retrieve your text. I recommend that you: * go into your browser history * search it for etherpad.wmflabs.org * go to each of those pads and copy-and-paste the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Etherpad Lite labs instance going down in two weeks - backup time

2013-08-23 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
, and frequently do backups, and always archive documents to a wiki after a session ends. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation On 08/23/2013 04:16 PM, Sumana Harihareswara wrote: Thanks to Mark Holmquist for maintaining http://etherpad.wmflabs.org for the past

[Wikimedia-l] HTTPS for logged-in users delayed. New date: August 28

2013-08-21 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
This is a forward from the wikitech-ambassadors list. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/HTTPS is now updated with the new date. Original Message Subject: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Fwd: HTTPS for logged in users delayed. New date: August 28 Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2013 11:30:51 -0700 From:

[Wikimedia-l] Software projects a chapter could take on

2013-07-28 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
replied in another message so I should read that before I continue. :) -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation Sun, 28 Jul 2013 08:17:57 +0200, Michał Buczyński wrote: Hi, +1 to this question. If we learn that there are items where we are invited

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Happy Sysadmin Appreciation Day!

2013-07-26 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
/Beta_cluster [6] https://wikitech.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:RecentChanges -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] quarterly review notes from Engineering Community Team

2013-07-22 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
for the next year here: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Engineering/2013-14_Goals#Wikimedia_Technical_Community Thank you. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Somebody Will

2013-06-03 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
Cynics, skip this message! http://www.sassafrassmusic.com/songs/sci-fi-fantasy-fandom/somebody-will/ I came across this sentimental song about a world of encouragement and productivity, in which everyone is encouraged to create, support and work toward ideals and it reminded me of our shared

[Wikimedia-l] making tech journalism easier to read

2013-05-20 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
a script to check whether some text has words from https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Glossary and the other site glossaries in it, unless someone has a better idea. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation [0] I just tried rewriting a couple sentences from my blog post

[Wikimedia-l] volunteers who don't know about opportunities

2013-02-24 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
them. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's support of OTRS

2013-02-21 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
volunteers. Hope I can help. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Thanks for reports

2013-02-09 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
learn something that helps me do my job better. I know that each one takes time to put together and I appreciate your work. Thank you. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Aaron Swartz is dead

2013-01-12 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] No access to the Uzbek Wikipedia in Uzbekistan

2012-12-27 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
canonical). I've asked a bug wrangler to contact Ops about it as well. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

Re: [Wikimedia-l] No access to the Uzbek Wikipedia in Uzbekistan

2012-12-27 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
On 12/27/2012 03:08 PM, Sumana Harihareswara wrote: So in my opinion we can move discussion over to https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=43466 (when serving Uzbek Wikipedia, make HTTPS canonical). I've asked a bug wrangler to contact Ops about it as well. (Maybe I should just

[Wikimedia-l] Tech-related lists you might not know about

2012-08-24 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
wikitech-ambassadors analytics wikitext-l -- the new Visual Editor parser wikidata-l -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Event coordinators: how to create many accounts from 1 IP address

2012-07-26 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
Thanks to everyone who helped work on this documentation. I really appreciate it. Please distribute https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mass_account_creation and, within it, link to the relevant becoming an account creator pages on particular wikis. Thanks. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering

[Wikimedia-l] Engineering community contacts for the next few weeks

2012-07-26 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
/Developer_access/Subversion [4] https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Review_queue [5] https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Platform_Engineering#Engineering_Community_Team [6] https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Communication -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Editor retention implies social features

2012-04-30 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
Thank you! Thanks. -- Sumana Harihareswara Engineering Community Manager Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Release of educational videos under creative commons (Wikimedia-l Digest, Vol 97, Issue 73)

2012-04-24 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Review_queue .) -- Sumana Harihareswara Volunteer Development Coordinator Wikimedia Foundation On 04/24/2012 12:17 PM, Samuel Klein wrote: Where's the latest thread on the Timed Media Handler progress? I am meeting with MIT Open CourseWare tomorrow - they want