Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Help needed for translations in new WMIN website

2011-12-21 Thread Naveen Francis
Hi all, Thanks all ... A Pav Bhaji for you !!! [image: A Pav Bhaji stand at Chandni Chowk, Delhi.jpg]http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:A_Pav_Bhaji_stand_at_Chandni_Chowk,_Delhi.jpg *Pav Bhaji* Thanks for chipping in helping Wikimedia India website !!! naveenpf

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Supporting Outreach

2011-12-21 Thread Vickram Crishna
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 11:26 AM, Sudhanwa Jogalekar sudhanwa@gmail.com wrote: Probably some bot mechanism will work better. People may not know the IP address from the venue before they start working. Just setup a page where such IPs can be put up and a bot checks them every 1-2 hours

[Wikimediaindia-l] Article Feedback Tool v5 : Indian Perspective

2011-12-21 Thread Srikanth Lakshmanan
All, Some of you might have followed the recent improvement with Artcle Feedback Tool v5 (AFTv5) , for those who didnt please read[1]. Even before reading the entire page, something struck me. The design is strangely synonymous with Indian comment boards. I strongly feel, having this on India

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Article Feedback Tool v5 : Indian Perspective

2011-12-21 Thread Bala Jeyaraman
rediff/TOI comment board in Wikipedia!!. If this is added in India articles, we would need a huggle like first person shooter for feedback moderation to keep things sane. On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 3:58 PM, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.comwrote: All, Some of you might have followed the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Article Feedback Tool v5 : Indian Perspective

2011-12-21 Thread Srikanth Ramakrishnan
Bala, Huggle has already turned into a FPS game. Arun and I were debating on whether we could use that as an excuse to get gamers into Wikipedia. Srikanth, I agree with you. You may find some feedback from me too, though I haven't seen any feedback myself. Where do editors see the feedback ???

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Supporting Outreach

2011-12-21 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
+1 Sudhanwa. A bot enabled system would be an ideal approach. Some of the members actively involved in Community outreach activities could be given authorization to request for an authorization on the day of/before the academy. Subha On 21 December 2011 15:50, Vickram Crishna

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Indic has arrived! -- on devices !!

2011-12-21 Thread pavithran
On 19 December 2011 17:29, Srikanth Ramakrishnan parakara.gh...@gmail.com wrote: True that. While Hindi and Tamil have always been at an advantage due to them being the first two Indic languages to be embraced by the tech industry, Agreed . AFAIK, the sms typed on these phones don't conform

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Supporting Outreach

2011-12-21 Thread Srikanth Ramakrishnan
Alternatively, you could inform an Account Creator that you are going to have a program between this and that time, and all go request accounts. Simple. -- Regards, Srikanth Ramakrishnan. Wikipedia Coimbatore Meetup on December 10th. http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Meetup/Coimbatore

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Supporting Outreach

2011-12-21 Thread Srikanth Ramakrishnan
On 12/21/11, Subhashish Panigrahi psubhash...@gmail.com wrote: +1 Sudhanwa. A bot enabled system would be an ideal approach. Some of the members actively involved in Community outreach activities could be given authorization to request for an authorization on the day of/before the academy.

[Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Shiju Alex
Dear All, As part of fund raising, Dr. Sengai Podhuvan's appeal is running now. Few communities asked why there is no link for translating the Sengai Podhuvan's appeal. I found this banner is targeted for translating only to Indian languages. The page for transition is here:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Jayanta Nath
Bengali too!! ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Surya Prakash
Tamil done. :) *$U®¥∩* http://goo.gl/RoMyo.com http://FirefoxSurya.blogspot.com http://about.me/suryaceg On 21 December 2011 19:12, Jayanta Nath jayanta...@gmail.com wrote: Bengali too!! ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-WB] Kolkata Photo Walk (Esplanade Dalhousie)

2011-12-21 Thread Surya Prakash
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Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Netha Hussain
Malayalam done! Shouldn't we seek the donations in INR? As for now, the en. version of the appeal asks the donations be given in dollars. Regards -- Netha Hussain Student of Medicine and Surgery Govt. Medical College, Kozhikode User: Netha Hussain *nethahussain.blogspot.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread రహ్మానుద్దీన్ షేక్
Telugu done! On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 6:39 PM, Shiju Alex sh...@wikimedia.org wrote: Dear All, As part of fund raising, Dr. Sengai Podhuvan's appeal is running now. Few communities asked why there is no link for translating the Sengai Podhuvan's appeal. I found this banner is targeted for

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread రహ్మానుద్దీన్ షేక్
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 8:23 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan parakara.gh...@gmail.com wrote: That's odd. I saw it in Indian Rupees today afternoon. What were the Indian equivalent values? On 12/21/11, Netha Hussain nethahuss...@gmail.com wrote: Malayalam done! Shouldn't we seek the donations

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Pradeep Mohandas
100, 200 and 300. Pradeep 2011/12/21 రహ్మానుద్దీన్ షేక్ nani1o...@gmail.com On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 8:23 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan parakara.gh...@gmail.com wrote: That's odd. I saw it in Indian Rupees today afternoon. What were the Indian equivalent values? On 12/21/11, Netha Hussain

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Shiju Alex
I suggest to keep it as Rs.100, Rs.500, Rs.1000... Since those figures are shown as sample amount, meaningful figures like 100/250/500/100 will serve the purpose. Thanks Shiju 2011/12/21 రహ్మానుద్దీన్ షేక్ nani1o...@gmail.com On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 8:23 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Translation request - An Indic wikipedian's appeal

2011-12-21 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Odia done with only INR, do we need to keep the dollar in bracket (If anyone accessing Wikipedia with Indic languages set in preferences) also? On 21 December 2011 20:37, Shiju Alex sh...@wikimedia.org wrote: I suggest to keep it as Rs.100, Rs.500, Rs.1000... Since those figures are shown as

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Loves Monuments mailing list-IN

2011-12-21 Thread Noopur
Dear all, In an effort to reduce the traffic on the India list and keep all our discussions regarding WLM-IN 2012 in one place, we thought it would be great to have a separate list: wlm...@lists.wmnederland.nl. It is being hosted and administered by User:Effeietsanders from WM-NL who has been

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Loves Monuments mailing list-IN

2011-12-21 Thread Noopur
Oops, link here: http://lists.wmnederland.nl/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/wlm-in :) On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 9:08 PM, Noopur noopur.ra...@gmail.com wrote: Dear all, In an effort to reduce the traffic on the India list and keep all our discussions regarding WLM-IN 2012 in one place, we thought it

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Loves Monuments mailing list-IN

2011-12-21 Thread Noopur
Linking you all again: http://lists.wmnederland.nl/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/wlm-in join the list here. My bad! On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 9:08 PM, Noopur noopur.ra...@gmail.com wrote: Dear all, In an effort to reduce the traffic on the India list and keep all our discussions regarding WLM-IN

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-WB] Kolkata Photo Walk (Esplanade Dalhousie)

2011-12-21 Thread Noopur
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Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Indic has arrived! -- on devices !!

2011-12-21 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, I blogged about the latest version of the Android operating system ice cream sandwich. It does apparently work with WebFonts. http://ultimategerardm.blogspot.com/2011/12/new-android.html Thanks, Gerard On 21 December 2011 13:28, Srikanth Ramakrishnan parakara.gh...@gmail.comwrote:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Pune hackathon scheduled 10-12 February 2012

2011-12-21 Thread Sumana Harihareswara
On 12/14/2011 12:24 PM, Sumana Harihareswara wrote: You are invited to the Pune Wikimedia hackathon. Date: 10-12 February 2012 Venue: Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies Research (SICSR) at Symbiosis International University, Pune Extremely rough event page, soon to get more details:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Article Feedback Tool v5 : Indian Perspective

2011-12-21 Thread Erik Moeller
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 2:28 AM, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.com wrote: Some of you might have followed the recent improvement with Artcle Feedback Tool v5 (AFTv5) , for those who didnt please read[1]. Even before reading the entire page, something struck me. The design is strangely 

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Foundation-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Community Fellow Sarah Stierch

2011-12-21 Thread Pradeep Mohandas
FYI -- Forwarded message -- From: Siko Bouterse sboute...@wikimedia.org Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2011 13:06:25 -0800 Subject: [Foundation-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Community Fellow Sarah Stierch To: wikimediaannounc...@lists.wikimedia.org The Wikimedia Foundation is pleased to

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Foundation-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Community Fellow Sarah Stierch

2011-12-21 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Wow, amazing. Congrats Sarah, hoping women participation takes a new shape now onwards. Best Subha On 22 December 2011 08:49, Pradeep Mohandas pradeep.mohan...@gmail.comwrote: FYI -- Forwarded message -- From: Siko Bouterse sboute...@wikimedia.org Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2011

[Wikimediaindia-l] Android ICS support for Tamil and Indic languages

2011-12-21 Thread Ravishankar
Hi, I did some testing on how the recently released Android ICS supports Indic languages. *Tamil, Bengali, Marathi and Hindi are the only Indian languages supported for now*. Oh ya, it can also show English well without a problem ;) You can view the findings in details at

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Indic has arrived! -- on devices !!

2011-12-21 Thread Ravishankar
Gerard, I could not view the web fonts. Should I configure something? By the way, Android ICS supports Tamil, Bengali, Marathi and Hindi even without web fonts. Please see my detailed report on another mail titled Android ICS support for Tamil and Indic languages. Thanks, Ravi

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Android ICS support for Tamil and Indic languages

2011-12-21 Thread sankarshan
On Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 9:17 AM, Ravishankar ravidre...@gmail.com wrote: I did some testing on how the recently released Android ICS supports Indic languages. Tamil, Bengali, Marathi and Hindi are the only Indian languages supported for now. Oh ya, it can also show English well without a

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Android ICS support for Tamil and Indic languages

2011-12-21 Thread Ravishankar
I wouldn't say supported. Language support generally includes: - display/rendering - input - keyboard layouts - fonts Only few years before even PCs supported all of these and it will take more years to get this in all gadgets. So, the only expectation now is to at least display the