Re: [Wikimedia-l] Anybody alive?

2016-02-24 Thread Thehelpfulone
On 24 February 2016 at 18:18, Milos Rancic <mill...@gmail.com> wrote: > I think we should find first at least one of the list admins, so we > could find the names of the persons we are searching. Austin? > TheHelpfulOne? Richard (from Australia)? > *waves*, it's actually c

[Wikimedia-l] Clarification by Lila Tretikov about MediaViewer

2014-08-13 Thread Thehelpfulone
Forwarding on request. -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone Begin forwarded message: From: Ad Huikeshoven a...@wikimedia.nl Date: 13 August 2014 12:40:14 BST To: wikimedia-l-ow...@lists.wikimedia.org Subject: Clarification by Lila Tretikov about MediaViewer

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Please be considerate of everyone's time.

2014-06-16 Thread Thehelpfulone
insight into the ETA for a new app, and if some of the new features of iOS 8 could be integrated into it? -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone On 16 Jun 2014, at 11:23, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: We have an updated Wikipedia Beta app? Aha, so we do

Re: [Wikimedia-l] September 11 wiki

2013-11-20 Thread Thehelpfulone
seem to work/exist? -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, mailto:wikimedia-l-requ

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Internal-l] 2013-2014 Round 1 FDC eligibility status IRC office hours

2013-07-16 Thread Thehelpfulone
a discussion on Meta, please add your thoughts there: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Wikimedia_wikis#Are_we_re-purposing_Internal.3F . Thehelpfulone On 16 July 2013 14:12, Itzik Edri it...@infra.co.il wrote: Hi Garfield, I must say I'm surprised from the new requirements. Eligible entities of last

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Internal-l] 2013-2014 Round 1 FDC eligibility status IRC office hours

2013-07-16 Thread Thehelpfulone
On 16 July 2013 16:48, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: Samuel Klein, 16/07/2013 17:32: On Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 9:26 AM, Thehelpfulone wrote: Please could you explain why was this message only sent to Internal-l, given the discussions on this list in April about shutting

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Staff Images

2013-07-12 Thread Thehelpfulone
going to add a photo of Tux then you'll have to add a user pagehttps://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Roryand accompanying email address too! -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal to use the internal wiki more

2013-05-31 Thread Thehelpfulone
#Dozens_WMF_private_wikis_and_.22no_place_to_work_together.22 for candidates in the community Board of Trustees elections (for which voting starts tomorrow). -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New design for the list info page?

2013-05-31 Thread Thehelpfulone
TheHelpfulOne for the original push and to the other feedback reporters! On Mon, May 20, 2013 at 11:09 PM, Quim Gil q...@wikimedia.org wrote: On 05/20/2013 10:56 PM, Federico Leva (Nemo) wrote: MZMcBride, 21/05/2013 04:22: Quim Gil wrote: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikitech

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New design for the list info page?

2013-05-20 Thread Thehelpfulone
On 20 May 2013 18:04, Quim Gil q...@wikimedia.org wrote: Still about this: Thehelpfulone wrote: Last week I noticed a nice design for the list info page of the WLM-US mailing list that I tweaked for this mailing list: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/cabal-l Can you share

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New design for the list info page?

2013-05-20 Thread Thehelpfulone
://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/FAQ/en instead with Our projects as a separate link is also something to consider. -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Spanish Wikipedia first million

2013-05-16 Thread Thehelpfulone
://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Estad%C3%ADsticas Thanks and congratulations to all volunteers that make it possible. Let's party! Congratulations! I've just updated www.wikipedia.org to reflect the new article count. :-) --- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Board candidates page: please set as a subject of translation

2013-05-14 Thread Thehelpfulone
for translation later today but will follow up with Francis before making his statement for translation - I don't think it's fair for translators to translate a statement that could be considerably tweaked (and would need re-translating). --- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] movement blog, not WMF blog, was: Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

2013-05-13 Thread Thehelpfulone
unapproved bots and so on. block per RfC and cu evidence. ) Thanks for clarifying why Huib had his blog access revoked Tilman. Please could you clarify why Casey and Alex (who haven't been socking, at least not to my knowledge!) had their access revoked without notification? -- Thehelpfulone https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] movement blog, not WMF blog, was: Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

2013-05-13 Thread Thehelpfulone
On 13 May 2013 13:02, Thehelpfulone thehelpfulonew...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks for clarifying why Huib had his blog access revoked Tilman. Please could you clarify why Casey and Alex (who haven't been socking, at least not to my knowledge!) had their access revoked without notification? Ah I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

2013-05-12 Thread Thehelpfulone
exceptions where adminship has been granted by WMF staff for their work without going through any formal community procedures: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Meta:Administrators#Temporary_adminship_or_adminship_by_decree . -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

2013-05-12 Thread Thehelpfulone
think they might have been swamped with other things so it was forgotten. -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Why not everyone have the right to vote in the Board FDC elections?

2013-04-30 Thread Thehelpfulone
less-transparent process? -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Resignation announcement, and a parting remark to everyone

2013-04-29 Thread Thehelpfulone
you clarify whether WMHK is still an eligible entity and what follow up was done after that message a month ago? --- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [WCA] Chapters Portal - Yet another Summary of information on Meta

2013-04-25 Thread Thehelpfulone
.A2.22_and_organizing_things. Please add your comments/suggestions there on how you think we can make things easier to find and organise on Meta. -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Tweet this page from some or all sites???

2013-04-18 Thread Thehelpfulone
be? -- Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] New design for the list info page?

2013-04-17 Thread Thehelpfulone
://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l. Unfortunately Mailman only seems to allow this change to be made for the English version of the page, so if you try to view the page in another language, you'll still get the standard list info page. Any objections to changing it? -- Thehelpfulone https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Transition team update

2013-04-01 Thread Thehelpfulone
Thanks Jan-Bart, On 1 April 2013 17:17, Jan-Bart de Vreede jdevre...@wikimedia.org wrote: With a little help from TheHelpfulOne we have made a start with the Meta pages for the transition team. Credit to Sj and Phoebe for some clean up too! The central page is located at: http

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Looking back at the London Conference

2013-02-21 Thread Thehelpfulone
be interested in what the WCA is doing, given that the list is for 'movement' announcements and chapters/WCA are part of our movement. Thehelpfulone https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Are chapters part of the community and board seats for affiliates?

2013-02-19 Thread Thehelpfulone
understand why we use private voting through SecurePoll for the community elections but please could someone explain what I'm missing with regards to Chapter selected seats? -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Looking back at the London Conference

2013-02-19 Thread Thehelpfulone
://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists#Create_a_new_list to file a bug. I'd suggest WCA-Announce to match our similar announcement lists for MediaWiki, WLM, Toolserver etc and to keep it relatively short. -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediaau-l] Fwd: Sue Gardner interview on ABC Radio

2013-02-14 Thread Thehelpfulone
/wikimediaau-l -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Chapter reports WMNL

2013-01-06 Thread Thehelpfulone
- *in that email* rather than having to go elsewhere to find it. -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Board resolutions on bylaw amendments and appointment of Foundation staff officers

2012-11-02 Thread Thehelpfulone
something by waiting for a community member to request it. -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-06 Thread Thehelpfulone
an official outcome. I believe it was intended that the Board would decide and make a statement/resolution to state their findings. Thehelpfulone Sent from my iPhone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-06 Thread Thehelpfulone
on this, the Board has now published a statement on Meta: https://meta.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Talk:Requests_for_comment/Travel_Guidediff=4099910oldid=4099573#Board_statement . -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Should we lock StrategyWiki?

2012-08-12 Thread Thehelpfulone
configured as an import source for Meta-Wiki, so any admins on Meta (there are plenty) will be able to import pages cross-wiki with full history via https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:Import. Perhaps we could put things into a new Strategy: namespace? -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Declaring my candidacy

2012-07-09 Thread Thehelpfulone
. -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Declaring my candidacy

2012-07-09 Thread Thehelpfulone
Wikimania. Would I be correct in thinking that the discussions in this meeting (and future discussions) and the outcome of this meeting will be posted publically on Meta-Wiki or here, as opposed to chapters-l for others to follow? -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: New Legal Counsel

2012-05-15 Thread Thehelpfulone
directly (CCed in) as she is currently looking for ways to enhance it as part of the revamp. -- Thehelpfulone http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Public Google Calendar for IRC office hours

2012-05-04 Thread Thehelpfulone
Google Calendars for personal use, they will be able to see the IRC office hours with their normal calendar so as to raise awareness and increase community participation in them. Thehelpfulone ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Clerk role description?

2012-05-01 Thread Thehelpfulone
://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l -- Thehelpfulone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone English Wikipedia Administrator ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ombudsmen commission

2012-04-24 Thread Thehelpfulone
;-) ) to not do anything they shouldn't do, but I see the importance in giving advance warning about who could *potentially *view emails if an OTRS queue for the Ombudsman commission was created. -- Thehelpfulone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone English Wikipedia Administrator

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ombudsmen commission

2012-04-23 Thread Thehelpfulone
be another 12ish people plus devs that would be able to view the tickets. I'm not saying that they would, but bearing in mind a fair number of the OTRS admins are checkusers/oversighters themselves, I think there will be some issues with using OTRS. Thehelpfulone

[Wikimedia-l] Sister Projects Committee

2012-04-10 Thread Thehelpfulone
, feel free to ask on this mailing list or on the talk page. :-) -- Thehelpfulone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Thehelpfulone English Wikipedia Administrator ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https