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

2013-01-12 Thread Anonymous User
Dear all, dear Tim, I want to extend the thank you from the Uzbek Wikipedia community. I let them use their own words (although, translated for the benefit of this list). user 1: wow, it's great! who has done it user 2: wikimedia programmers user 1; super! real heroes! user 3: thank you, thank

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

2013-01-06 Thread Tim Starling
On 24/12/12 20:23, Anonymous User wrote: I don't know how much effort each of these two measures would be. If you'd ask me, I would suggest to be very serious, but we are not under a deadline (the situation has been like this for more than a year now), and setting the rel=caonical would

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

2013-01-06 Thread Emmanuel Engelhart
Le 07/01/2013 06:17, Tim Starling a écrit : On 24/12/12 20:23, Anonymous User wrote: I don't know how much effort each of these two measures would be. If you'd ask me, I would suggest to be very serious, but we are not under a deadline (the situation has been like this for more than a year

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

2012-12-28 Thread Anonymous User
Thank you everyone for your help, and I especially appreciate Sumanah for setting up the bug and making the RT ticket happen. Unfortunately, I cannot track the progress of the RT ticket, but I am sure someone will keep us posted on the Bugzilla bug or on this list. Eternal gratitude to everyone

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

2012-12-27 Thread Marc A. Pelletier
On 27/12/2012 5:54 AM, Anonymous User wrote: thank you again for your answers so far. I would have had hoped to have more voices participating, but everyone who did agreed that it should be done. I think this is the closest I've ever seen to universal support on Wikimedia-l ever. :-) --

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

2012-12-27 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
On 12/27/2012 10:46 AM, Marc A. Pelletier wrote: On 27/12/2012 5:54 AM, Anonymous User wrote: thank you again for your answers so far. I would have had hoped to have more voices participating, but everyone who did agreed that it should be done. I think this is the closest I've ever seen to

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

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

2012-12-27 Thread Leslie Carr
I wish that http://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa and https://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa would work, too, but the foundation apparently can't or chooses not to afford separate IP addresses for each language's Wikipedia. As one of the network folks, I will answer this. We do not have

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

2012-12-27 Thread Marco Fleckinger
Leslie Carr lc...@wikimedia.org schrieb: I wish that http://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa and https://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa would work, too, but the foundation apparently can't or chooses not to afford separate IP addresses for each language's Wikipedia. As one of the

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

2012-12-27 Thread Leslie Carr
On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 1:39 PM, Marco Fleckinger marco.fleckin...@wikipedia.at wrote: Leslie Carr lc...@wikimedia.org schrieb: I wish that http://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa and https://208.80.154.225/wiki/Bosh_Sahifa would work, too, but the foundation apparently can't or chooses

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

2012-12-27 Thread Marco Fleckinger
Leslie Carr lc...@wikimedia.org schrieb: On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 1:39 PM, Marco Fleckinger marco.fleckin...@wikipedia.at wrote: Just an idea, which is not very beautiful: What about a router forwarding ports to the correct machine by using iptables? Would that also work in connection with

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

2012-12-27 Thread Leslie Carr
On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 2:37 PM, Marco Fleckinger marco.fleckin...@wikipedia.at wrote: Leslie Carr lc...@wikimedia.org schrieb: On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 1:39 PM, Marco Fleckinger marco.fleckin...@wikipedia.at wrote: Just an idea, which is not very beautiful: What about a router forwarding

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

2012-12-27 Thread John Vandenberg
How many languages _need_ this? Is it only one language-project? If you only need one IP address, to avoid censorship by one country, it should be achievable. John Vandenberg. sent from Galaxy Note On Dec 28, 2012 4:21 AM, Leslie Carr lc...@wikimedia.org wrote: I wish that

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

2012-12-24 Thread Anonymous User
On Mon, Dec 24, 2012 at 1:15 AM, Tim Starling tstarl...@wikimedia.org wrote: Is it enough to set the link rel=canonical, or is it also necessary to redirect? When I asked the nice folks at Google's search team, they answered me the following: * The best answer would for them to use

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

2012-12-23 Thread Tim Starling
On 23/12/12 22:15, Anonymous User wrote: We discussed both with search engine providers and Wikimedia developers if there is a way to resolve this issue, and there is: by making the HTTPS version of the Uzbek Wikipedia canonical the search engines would list the HTTPS version in the search