Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-10 Thread Alessandro Marchetti
Thank you for the answers. Good luck with the candidates :) Il Giovedì 9 Febbraio 2017 14:34, Austin Hair ha scritto: I didn't receive this message at all, but yes, Alessandro raises two good points. I'm UTC+(1|2), and Asaf is UTC-(7|8). The time zone really isn't a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-09 Thread Austin Hair
I didn't receive this message at all, but yes, Alessandro raises two good points. I'm UTC+(1|2), and Asaf is UTC-(7|8). The time zone really isn't a deciding factor—it's a "nice to have." As Katie said, the Mailman page is current. If there's a wiki page out there with incorrect information, let

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-09 Thread Katie Chan
The individual mailman list page shows the email address of all the list admins near the bottom: . "XYZ list run by ADM1 at email.com, ADM2 at email.com" KTC On 09/02/2017 05:48, Alessandro Marchetti wrote: Hi,is there a link where a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Alessandro Marchetti
Hi,is there a link where a generic subscriber can find a ("decently" updated) list of sysops? in https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Administration  I find no specific information about that. Is this on purpose? Also how can we know what are their "usual time zones" if we want a profile

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Austin Hair
On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 6:38 AM, Joseph Fox wrote: > Thehelpfulone hasn't died. :) He's been hugely busy in real life, is all. Please don't take my factual statement (sorry, law student) to be throwing shade on THO. He's a great guy, and I understand that of late he

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Joseph Fox
Thehelpfulone hasn't died. :) He's been hugely busy in real life, is all. Joe. On Wed, 8 Feb 2017 at 21:25 Pine W wrote: > I regret seeing THO fade away. I found him to be likable, polite, and > competent. > > I think well of Shani, and as she already has some experience

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Pine W
I regret seeing THO fade away. I found him to be likable, polite, and competent. I think well of Shani, and as she already has some experience with moderation duties, I would like to second her (self-)nomination. Pine On Wed, Feb 8, 2017 at 3:20 PM, Austin Hair wrote: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Austin Hair
A few reminders/clarifications: New subscribers are moderated by default. Once they've proven not to be spammers or trolls, they get whitelisted. Meanwhile, this does involve active moderation. It also requires mature judgment. This list is as laissez-faire as we can keep it, but occasionally

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Wayne Calhoon
Hi, Austin. Is the position reactive or is it proactive? What is the average time investment per month? * "A student rescued from juvenile hall by a counselor and his English teacher must learn to trust his new friends." Cheers! Wayne Calhoon {{u|Checkingfax}} On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 1:20

Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Shani Evenstein
I can do it if necessary. Shani. On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 1:20 AM, Austin Hair wrote: > We've just had a bit of turnover of our list administrators. In order > to get moderation going smoothly again, I've added Asaf Bartov as an > admin. I don't think that decision will be