Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Ricordisamoa
Proper data-based stubs are being worked on: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/project/profile/1416/ Lsjbot, you have no chance to survive make your time. Il 06/09/2015 02:40, Anders Wennersten ha scritto: Geonames [1] is a database which holds around 9 M entries of geographical related items

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Emilio J . Rodríguez-Posada
Congratulations for the stub creation, they are good (and better that those handmade stubs in other languages). About the Wikidata placeholder project, it sounds very interesting. 2015-09-06 2:40 GMT+02:00 Anders Wennersten : > Geonames [1] is a database which holds

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, PLEASE reconsider. A Wikidata based solution is not superior because it started from Wikidata. PLEASE consider collaboration. It will be so much more powerful when LSJBOT and people at Wikidata collaborate. It will get things right the first time. It does not have to be perfect from the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, As always I have been a big fan of the wonderful work that has been done. My reaction was very much for what I perceived as a negative reaction from Ricordisamoa. Telling you to stop and become part of Wikidata is a bit off. Asking for collaboration and work towards a common goal, a goal that

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Steinsplitter Wiki
5 11:35:31 +0200 > To: wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames > > Hoi, > As always I have been a big fan of the wonderful work that has been done. > My reaction was very much for what I perceived as a negative reaction from > Ricordisamoa

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Anders Wennersten
At svwp we work closely with Wikidata and see it as the natural base for our article substance. And we follow closely Phabricator and are eager to implement it as soon as it will be feasible to implement. And Lsjbot is in no way counteractive to these. It will be easy to exchange Lsjbot

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Ricordisamoa
Hoi, Wouldn't have it been a better use of Sverker's brainpower to implement a long-term solution that doesn't require saving articles to the wiki? Il 06/09/2015 11:23, Anders Wennersten ha scritto: At svwp we work closely with Wikidata and see it as the natural base for our article

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-06 Thread Emilio J . Rodríguez-Posada
ant this? Quality, not quantity. > > Yeah. I REALLY want this. > > From: gerard.meijs...@gmail.com > > Date: Sun, 6 Sep 2015 11:35:31 +0200 > > To: wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames > > > > Hoi, > > A

[Wikimedia-l] LsJbot and geonames

2015-09-05 Thread Anders Wennersten
Geonames [1] is a database which holds around 9 M entries of geographical related items from all over the world. Lsjbot is now generating articles from a subset of it, after several months of extensive research on its quality, Wikidata relations and notability issues. While the quality in