Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Kevin Smith
On Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 7:12 PM, Risker wrote: > I have yet to see any indication in numerous discussions about Tor that I > have read and/or participated in that our technical geniuses (and I say > that with warmth and honesty) really give a lot of thought to the legal and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Faidon Liambotis
Hi Cristian, [ I didn't see this email from Alec on the thread, was it off-list? ] I've been in touch with Alec and other Tor project members on emails, in-person Tor project meetings and videoconferences on multiple occasions in the past couple of years (the last one being a couple of months

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Cristian Consonni
On 07/06/2017 20:24, Alec Muffett wrote: > If it helps, I built an betatest onion for Wikipedia and all(?) the > Wikimedia Foundation websites using EOTK* a few months ago, and documented > the build process at: > > https://github.com/alecmuffett/eotk/blob/master/docs.d/RUNBOOK.md > > A basic

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Dariusz Jemielniak
hi Faidon, On Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 4:57 PM, Faidon Liambotis wrote: > > > However, it hasn't been a priority for me or my team for these reasons: > - As long as communities feel so-and-so about Tor overall, and e.g. > block edits from Tor users, it's hard to justify us

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Cristian Consonni
Hi Faidon, Thank you for taking the time to respond to this thread. On 14/06/2017 16:57, Faidon Liambotis wrote: > [ I didn't see this email from Alec on the thread, was it off-list? ] [no, it's on the list and in the archive [1] ] > I've been in touch with Alec and other Tor project members

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Update on Discovery Projects

2017-06-14 Thread Deborah Tankersley
Hi everybody, You may have seen the recent communication [1 ] about the product and tech tune-up which went live the week of June 5th, 2017. In that communication, we promised an update on the future of Discovery projects and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia-genealogy] Wikimedia genealogy and historical research software - a proposal for HRE

2017-06-14 Thread Michael Maggs
Hi Dan, thanks your message, and apologies for the delay in replying. History Research Environment (HRE) [1] is a community project to create a free platform-independent application for the serious amateur or professional historical researcher. The proposed software will be primarily focused

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Cristian Consonni
Hi, On 14/06/2017 04:12, Risker wrote: > [...] Setting this up is not a > technical "problem" to be solved (which is essentially what Phabricator is > for). I will again reinforce: it's a social and ethical issue, and only > once that is resolved would it be time to consider it a "technical >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Let's set up a Tor onion service for Wikipedia

2017-06-14 Thread Brad Jorsch (Anomie)
On Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 10:57 AM, Faidon Liambotis wrote: > Just to mention a couple of issues: one of them is that we need MediaWiki > to emit different URLs for e.g. upload.wikimedia.org resources to point > to the onion address that we will designate for media. That

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] The Signpost – Volume 13, Issue 4 – 9 June 2017

2017-06-14 Thread Wikipedia Signpost
>From the editors: Signpost status: On reserve power, Help wanted! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/ 2017-06-09/From_the_editors News and notes: Global Elections http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/ 2017-06-09/News_and_notes Arbitration report:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Changes to Product and Technology departments at the Foundation

2017-06-14 Thread Deborah Tankersley
Hi James, Does maps also include other rich content like graphs, charts, heat maps > and other forms of data visualization? ​In reference to your question above, have you had a chance to read through the email that was sent yesterday, in regards to the Discovery team? [1] We discussed maps and