Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] IRC Office Hours -- India Education Program

2011-10-11 Thread Shrinivasan T
What is India education program? On 11 Oct 2011 12:22, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.com wrote: Hi, There is an IRC office hour scheduled at #wikimedia-office on Wed, Oct 12 8:30 PM IST about issues in India Education program. Please join if you are interested in the program.

[Wikimediaindia-l] open source software for contribution

2011-10-17 Thread Shrinivasan T
friends. this is project time for students. instead of buying projects from project centers, let us help them to contribute to any open source software. need your help on listing the wikipedia projects for contributions. please collect a list so that we can ask the students to contribute.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Sharing insights and experiences from Indian language wikipedias - Tamil

2011-11-26 Thread Shrinivasan T
thanks for the great work. who is editor7? this work inspires me for contribute. Will do for sure. On 27 Nov 2011 00:43, Shiju Alex sh...@wikimedia.org wrote: Dear All, As part of the India Programs of WMFhttp://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_-_India_Programs/Indic_LanguagesI

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] A gentle reminder for 40th Bangalore Wikipedia Meetup

2011-12-10 Thread Shrinivasan T
hi. thanks for the info. please avoid html mails and signatures as most of the other tech mailing lists don't accept it. it is hard to forward your emails to other tech groups. please send plain text mails. give links as plain url. thanks. On 11 Dec 2011 07:31, Subhashish Panigrahi

[Wikimediaindia-l] mediawiki-uploader

2011-12-15 Thread Shrinivasan T
Friends. Tamil Wikipedia announced a Media Contest to increase the commons media files like photos, audio and video in the wikipedia world. see the announcement here. http://ta.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contest/en To upload the photos there are two ways available so far. 1. The web based upload wizard

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press]: The Hindu : Contest to add files to Tamil Wikipedia gathers steam

2011-12-15 Thread Shrinivasan T
what does the important note mean? does the hindu say not to reproduce? shall I forward this mail to other mailing lists ? or should not? ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press]: The Hindu : Contest to add files to Tamil Wikipedia gathers steam

2011-12-15 Thread Shrinivasan T
that nice tinu. thanks for the nice explanation. now it is clear for me. keep up your services. thanks. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] mediawiki-uploader

2011-12-17 Thread Shrinivasan T
did any one use gthumb and mediawiki-uploader? do we need any further improvements? please share your thoughts. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] mediawiki-uploader

2011-12-18 Thread Shrinivasan T
hi arjuna, thanks for the wishes. I am also very new to wikipedia. please give some more details on categories. shall we give any text as category or some pre defined text are there to pick up from? use gthumb to add some meta data. we can parse it and use them as categories. please share

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] mediawiki-uploader

2011-12-19 Thread Shrinivasan T
is there any image viewer in windows where we can add comments and notes to images? the meta data we add is called IPTC tags. if so we can use this application in windows too. please find it and share here. thanks. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press] : Financial Chronicle : Wikipedians say Indian govt should ease copyright curbs

2011-12-29 Thread Shrinivasan T
wrote: Write a letter, followed by a petition, get signatures, challenge the government in Court. If it was easy, somebody would have done it already. :-( On 12/29/11, Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.com wrote: how to ask the government to give them in public domain? -- Regards

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press] : Financial Chronicle : Wikipedians say Indian govt should ease copyright curbs

2011-12-29 Thread Shrinivasan T
how to ask the government to give them in public domain? ___ 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] Tamil FOSS magazine

2012-01-01 Thread Shrinivasan T
thanks sodabottle for the nice article. ___ 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] [Press]: DNA : Wikimedia Commons to feature more of Ahmedabad

2012-01-01 Thread Shrinivasan T
Will be happy to modify the tool mediawiki-uploader to help on uploading the huge amount of photos from this event. please give the requirements. thanks. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] WikiMedia 11th Anniversary + India Chapter 1st Anniversary Celebrations !

2012-01-04 Thread Shrinivasan T
please send a separate mail as an invitation for the event with full details like place, time, agenda. Will be useful to send to other lists in banglore. thanks. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from

[Wikimediaindia-l] Thoughts on adding info about temples from books

2012-01-12 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hi, I am from kanchipuram, a city of temples. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanchipuram It has temples everywhere. The information available about the temples in wikipedia are very less. But, there are some books describing each temple in kanchipuram, available in tamil. Shall we upload all the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Thoughts on adding info about temples from books

2012-01-12 Thread Shrinivasan T
On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 12:54 AM, Arjun Mangol Kanoth arjun.man...@gmail.com wrote: Photos!!! :D Yes. Will add photos. Working on a photo walk aka wikipedia takes kanchi. Discussing with friends. But, what about adding the information in the books like temple history, holy events, special

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] A report on SSN College Academy

2012-01-16 Thread Shrinivasan T
great work. thanks to the efforts. On 16 Jan 2012 14:47, Bala Jeyaraman sodabot...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, A Wiki workshop/academy was conducted at SSN College of Engineering, Chennai on 11 January. It was organised by SSN opensource enthusiasts under the aegis of the SSN Tamil Club. Me,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press]: The Indian Express : Would Gandhi have been a Wikipedian?

2012-01-17 Thread Shrinivasan T
On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 6:16 PM, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 18:07, Béria Lima berial...@gmail.com wrote: Actually I do because there is a note: Important Note : The publisher ( The Indian Express ) of the above news article owns the copyrights of

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikipedia Takes Mumbai 2012

2012-01-25 Thread Shrinivasan T
cool. if you use Linux machines, use gthumb and mediawiki-uploader for faster workflow. On Jan 25, 2012 3:44 PM, nikita belavate niki8...@gmail.com wrote: Okk. Will do that. Could you forward his email id or contact number please. On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 3:29 PM, Vickram Crishna

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikipedia Takes Mumbai 2012

2012-01-25 Thread Shrinivasan T
AM, Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.comwrote: cool. if you use Linux machines, use gthumb and mediawiki-uploader for faster workflow. On Jan 25, 2012 3:44 PM, nikita belavate niki8...@gmail.com wrote: Okk. Will do that. Could you forward his email id or contact number please. On Wed

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikipedia Takes Mumbai 2012

2012-01-28 Thread Shrinivasan T
, Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.comwrote: open the Python file and fill the login details and url for commons. copy the script to the folder where you have the images. run the following command. python mediawiki-uploader.py mail me if you have any issues. We tried this script

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikipedia Takes Mumbai 2012

2012-01-28 Thread Shrinivasan T
if you need any enhancements. thanks. On Jan 28, 2012 8:41 PM, Nagarjuna G nagar...@gnowledge.org wrote: On Thu, Jan 26, 2012 at 10:37 AM, Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.comwrote: open the Python file and fill the login details and url for commons. copy the script to the folder where you have

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: eidete - a nice screencaster for gnu/linux

2012-03-01 Thread Shrinivasan T
we can use this to create videos in all languages to teach how to contribute for wikipedia. -- Forwarded message -- From: Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.com Date: Mar 1, 2012 7:21 PM Subject: eidete - a nice screencaster for gnu/linux To: ILUG-C il...@ae.iitm.ac.in Found a nice

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Chennai hackathon on 17 March

2012-03-17 Thread Shrinivasan T
we had an awesome event today. full day of cracking head with code. got 13 project ideas being implemented by around 20 geeks. thanks for the nice event. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Chennai Unofficial Wikimedia Hackathon Report

2012-03-28 Thread Shrinivasan T
1. Can Shrinivasan (or anyone else) provide us with english subtitles or english audio of the video that you uploaded on Youtube? Here it is http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zd4KNbNX4_Y 2. Can Shrinivasan update the Readme file on voice-recorder-for-tawictionary / repo?

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] what is a Monument?

2012-08-13 Thread Shrinivasan T
Roads, nature, scenery, people, shops, people materials does not qualify for the contest, while heritage monuments like Thiruvalluvar Statue, Gateway of India, India gate, etc are the few examples of monuments. Hope the temples come under monuments. Do any one know the places in chennai to

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] what is a Monument?

2012-08-13 Thread Shrinivasan T
On Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 11:10 PM, Karthik Nadar karthik...@wikimedia.in wrote: Just to confirm, heritage temple is part of monument. Thanks. I hope churches, mosques also come under monument. please confirm. -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] upload guide for photographers

2012-09-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
On Sun, Sep 2, 2012 at 4:50 PM, Shrinivasan T tshriniva...@gmail.com wrote: On Sep 2, 2012 3:54 PM, Karthik Nadar karthik...@gmail.com wrote: This is the Upload Wizard for WLM India: http://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special:UploadWizardcampaign=wlm-in does it support bulk

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [FSFTN] Wikipedia workshop for women

2013-03-30 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hello, FSFTN will be conducting a workshop on Wikipedia for women on Sunday,31st March from 10 am - 3 pm. The venue is Systems Lab,CS-Dept, IIT-Madras. The workshop intent is to: 1. Encourage more women to contribute actively to Wikipedia and get us started 2. Put across to more women, the

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [SFD-discuss] Culture Freedom Day in India

2013-04-01 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: A. Mani a.mani@gmail.com Date: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 8:08 PM Subject: [SFD-discuss] Culture Freedom Day in India To: Open discussions about SFD sfd-disc...@sf-day.org Cultural Freedom Day is on 18th May'2013. http://www.culturefreedomday.org/

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Creative Commons Licenses for Wikimedia projects

2013-04-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
Good article. Can anyone translate this into tamil for relesing in kaniyam e-magazine? Shrini On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Subhashish Panigrahi subhash...@cis-india.org wrote: Dear all, Shiju has put up a blog on Licenses that are used for Wikipedia and other sister Wikimedia projects.

[Wikimediaindia-l] Request for a nice gallery for commons contributions

2013-05-14 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hi, I like to showcase my photo contributions to commons to my friends. The current page http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:ListFiles/username is so old and not very intuitive to see the photos. Is it any possible to show the photos as a gallery like in flickr/picasa? -- Regards,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Is there any easy way to add photo link to wikipedia articles?

2013-05-21 Thread Shrinivasan T
When I upload photos to commons, I try to add the photos to relevant pages. It seems a tough process. 1. copy the info of the image from commons.( using use this file ) 2. open the relevant page in wikipedia 3. click the edit page. 4. paste the image info from the clip board. 5. save the page.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Is there any easy way to add photo link to wikipedia articles?

2013-05-21 Thread Shrinivasan T
On Tue, May 21, 2013 at 12:37 PM, Karthik Nadar karthik...@wikimedia.in wrote: Hello Shrinivasan, I don't remember any easy process other than this one! :( We have to make this process easier as one click using any widget or user script. Can you check with any widget developer? --

[Wikimediaindia-l] GLAM and archaeological dept

2013-06-10 Thread Shrinivasan T
Yesterday, I met Mr. Sridaran, Retd Archaeologist, TN govt in a tamil books digitation workshop in chennai. I discussed with him about GLAM projects. He is interested in providing contacts with govt departments. Do we have any GLAM activity in chennai? How can we make him help to GLAM

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [FSFTN] Free Wikipedia Workshop at FSFTN Office on 14th July 2013 [ Open to All ]

2013-07-13 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: s...@fsftn.org Date: 13-Jul-2013 3:18 PM Subject: [FSFTN] Free Wikipedia Workshop at FSFTN Office on 14th July 2013 [ Open to All ] To: mailingl...@fsftn.org Cc: Dear Friends, As part of our mission to promote the culture of freedom and community

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Need help for Wiki Loves Monuments 2013 in India

2013-08-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
* Helping us with the website: www.wikilovesmonuments.in What kind of help you need? Will help my best. * Spreading the word through media and blogs Do we have any announcement page/site to share with people? * Organising photowalks Will do. We need the list of monuments to capture. Do

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [wlm-in] Need help for Wiki Loves Monuments 2013 in India

2013-08-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks for the lists. I explored http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_State_Protected_Monuments_in_Tamil_Nadu http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Monuments_of_National_Importance_in_Chennai_circle http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Monuments_of_National_Importance_in_Thrissur_circle Though I

[Wikimediaindia-l] How to add onscreen keyboard in wikipedia?

2013-09-27 Thread Shrinivasan T
It will be nice if we can add on screen keyboard for wikipedia. For example, http://wk.w3tamil.com/ and http://www.shabdkosh.com/ How to add them in wikipedia? -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Loves Earth

2014-05-08 Thread Shrinivasan T
Good effort, We should do in india also. Do have any links for the guidelines to follow to participate in the event? On Mon, May 5, 2014 at 9:25 PM, Abhirami G abhirami...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, I came across this thread today, after a little digging.

[Wikimediaindia-l] OCR4wikisource

2015-12-18 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hi all, Released a program to link google OCR and books for wiki source. Grab the python code from here and run in your GNU/linux machines. https://github.com/tshrinivasan/OCR4wikisource It is based on https://github.com/tshrinivasan/google-ocr-python Reply here with your suggestions and

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] OCR4wikisource

2015-12-20 Thread Shrinivasan T
I have added the feature to add suffix of non-arabic, indian numerals to the Page names for various indian languages. Get the new zip from https://github.com/tshrinivasan/OCR4wikisource and use it. Added indian numerals for bengali, odiya, gujarati, telugu, kannada, malayalam Got the numbers

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Proposal for New Project - Wikilore

2016-01-17 Thread Shrinivasan T
I suggest to start as a wikibooks project collecting all folk text while waiting for acceptance as new project. This will show the amount of text available and volunteers contributing. Thanks for the nice initiatives. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Signing off as WMIN Program Director

2016-02-11 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks for your efforts on WMIN and the community. Wishes for your upcoming adventures. The seeds you sowed will raise and blossom as great indian wiki community. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [FSFTN] Art & Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon @ Chennai

2016-03-19 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: Srravya C Date: 2016-03-19 12:18 GMT+05:30 Subject: [FSFTN] Art & Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon @ Chennai To: mailingl...@fsftn.org Hi, To improve content on women and to encourage female editorship, Wikipedia came up with the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] How to click custom html option button via api?

2016-04-27 Thread Shrinivasan T
://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T133781 for providing api. Thanks to Reedy and Krenair in #mediawiki channel for providing info and reporting the issue. 2016-04-27 15:20 GMT+01:00 Shrinivasan T <tshriniva...@gmail.com>: > I am trying to work on https://ta.wikisource.org with python API. > > This tamil wikiso

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] How to click custom html option button via api?

2016-04-30 Thread Shrinivasan T
2016-04-27 19:30 GMT+01:00 John Mark Vandenberg : > Pywikibot has a class ProofreadPage which allows modification of level via > simple attributes and methods. > > https://github.com/wikimedia/pywikibot-core/blob/master/pywikibot/proofreadpage.py#L67 > > If you dont want to use

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] How to click custom html option button via api?

2016-05-04 Thread Shrinivasan T
import pywikibot from pywikibot import proofreadpage site = pywikibot.Site('ta','wikisource') page = pywikibot.Page(site, u"Page:") text = page.text pa = proofreadpage.ProofreadPage(page) pa.text = pa.text.replace('level="1"','level="3"') pa.save(summary="demo") === When I ran the

[Wikimediaindia-l] How to click custom html option button via api?

2016-04-27 Thread Shrinivasan T
I am trying to work on https://ta.wikisource.org with python API. This tamil wikisource has custom html option buttons to mention the edit status. See a screenshot here. https://snag.gy/f3aTBn.jpg How to enable these custom option buttons via API? Thanks. -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] seeking help with Hindi projects in Wikisource...

2016-08-10 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hi, Write this script to connect Google OCR and WikiSource. Hindi is supported well. https://github.com/tshrinivasan/OCR4wikisource Check the README and INSTALL for setup instructions in ubuntu or any other linux. Ping me or here for any assistance. This is used by Tamil, Bengali wikisource

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Conference India 2016 (Chandigarh hackathon)

2017-01-22 Thread Shrinivasan T
> > It's slightly tricky. Shrinivasan being a FOSS contributor himself has > > kindly released his software under a free license. But that software uses > > the API of Google's OCR and Google's OCR that is integrated into Google > > Drive is certainly proprietary. I'm not sure Shrini's tool can

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Conference India 2016 (Chandigarh hackathon)

2016-11-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
> > Please check following link. > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2016/Chandigarh_Hackathon > Thanks santhosh and the contributors. -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil :

[Wikimediaindia-l] MediaWiki Administrators’ Tutorial Guide - Free Ebook

2016-11-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
Packtpub publication is giving away one ebook for free. It sells DRM free ebooks. Today, its free ebook is MediaWiki Administrators’ Tutorial Guide Register and download your copy at https://www.packtpub.com/packt/offers/free-learning Visit the same url daily to get one free ebook a day on

[Wikimediaindia-l] How to enable Visual Editor for wikisource?

2017-03-28 Thread Shrinivasan T
I think it will be good to have visual editor for tamil wiki source. How to enable that? -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil : http://kaniyam.com Get Free Tamil Ebooks for Android, iOS, Kindle,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Why are you not using an application in your language?

2017-03-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
Got to hear some interesting discussion on the issues of using an application in tamil. wrote about it here. https://goinggnu.wordpress.com/2017/03/03/why-are-you-not-using-an-application-in-your-language/ -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Notes : Wikipedia Mini Hackathon Chennai July 23, 2017

2017-07-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: Shrinivasan T <tshriniva...@gmail.com> Date: 2017-07-23 22:22 GMT+05:30 Subject: Notes : Wikipedia Mini Hackathon Chennai July 23, 2017 To: il...@freelists.org Today, from Indian Linux Users Group, Chennai, we conducted a mini hac

[Wikimediaindia-l] Notes on Mediawiki Hackathon 2017, Vienna, Austria

2017-05-21 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hi friends, Got an opportunity to attend the mediawiki hackathon 2017 at vienna, austria on May 19,21 and 22. Here are my notes on the event. Day 1 - https://goinggnu.wordpress.com/2017/05/20/notes-mediawiki-hackathon-2017-vienna-austria-day-1/ Day 2 -

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Installing Tamil Text-to-Speech system from IITM Donlab

2017-09-19 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: Shrinivasan T <tshriniva...@gmail.com> Date: 2017-09-20 2:35 GMT+05:30 Subject: Installing Tamil Text-to-Speech system from IITM Donlab To: il...@freelists.org IITM donlab is working on TTS system for various Indic Languages. SSN Engineering c

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-chn] Fwd: INVITATION FOR SOFTWARE FREEDOM DAY

2017-10-05 Thread Shrinivasan T
2017-10-06 9:20 GMT+05:30 Rahul Deshmukh : > Dear Shrinivasan, > > Thanks for the update. > > Al tho it is on very short notice please let me know what kind of help we > can provide to have a stall to explain public about wikimedia movement in > SFD in Chennai on Oct

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-chn] Fwd: INVITATION FOR SOFTWARE FREEDOM DAY

2017-10-09 Thread Shrinivasan T
I think we must participate. > > Thanks > > Rahul Deshmukh > >President > Wkimedia India > > > > > On Thu, Oct 5, 2017 at 9:02 PM, Shrinivasan T <tshriniva...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> FSFTN celebrates software freedom day on oct 8 at Loyola-ICAM C

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Satdeep Gill joining WMF New Reader's program

2017-11-16 Thread Shrinivasan T
Congratulations Satdeep. Tons of wishes. Shrini ___ 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] [Wiki Loves Monuments] Wiki Loves Monuments India awards announced

2017-11-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks for the contributors for the stunning photos. -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil : http://kaniyam.com Get Free Tamil Ebooks for Android, iOS, Kindle, Computer :

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Leaving the Wikimedia Foundation

2018-07-03 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks for being a great inspiration, always. Wishes for all your new adventures. -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil : http://kaniyam.com Get Free Tamil Ebooks for Android, iOS, Kindle,

[Wikimediaindia-l] New bulk upload tool for commons

2018-02-24 Thread Shrinivasan T
Just got to know about the new tool https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Pattypan -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil : http://kaniyam.com Get Free Tamil Ebooks for Android, iOS, Kindle,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Tawikisource] irc today regarding indian wikisource

2018-02-25 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- முன்னனுப்பப்பட்ட செய்தி -- அனுப்புநர்: "balaji" தேதி: 25 பிப்., 2018 பிற்பகல் 3:08 தலைப்பு: [Tawikisource] irc today regarding indian wikisource பெறுநர்: Cc: Hi, Today's(25-02-2018) Wikisource IRC has a few important

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] IRC on 22 February 2018 at 8:00 pm, please join

2018-02-26 Thread Shrinivasan T
Missed to attend this meet. Is there any irc chat log? Thanks. Shrini ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Jayantanath as Wikisource Project Advisor

2018-08-28 Thread Shrinivasan T
Happy to see the good contributors taking new roles . Tons of wishes Jayanta. Shrini ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

[Wikimediaindia-l] Regarding Uploading 700 photos of a single temple to commons

2018-09-05 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hello all, I have captured around 700 photos of Kailasanathar temple, Kanchipuram https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanchi_Kailasanathar_Temple Captured all the small statues and designs. Is it okey to to upload them all to commons? if accepted, will upload as a part of WLM india. Share your

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Regarding Uploading 700 photos of a single temple to commons

2018-09-09 Thread Shrinivasan T
I have processed around 350 photos and added to a flickr album https://www.flickr.com/photos/tshrinivasan/albums/72157699459704301 Will add remaining on around 10-15 days. Hope we can move to commons from flickr. There may be few duplicates. Will do more filtering before sending to commons.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Regarding Uploading 700 photos of a single temple to commons

2018-09-06 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks all for the great comments. I shoot those pics few months ago. Filtering and improving them itself a huge task and demanding more time and effort. I was postponing that task due to various reasons. WLM announcement gave me some encouragement to work on this. Thats why asked this

[Wikimediaindia-l] WikiSource Ebooks Download Count

2018-09-06 Thread Shrinivasan T
Check the download counts for ebooks in various formats for the wikisource in Tamil, Telugu and Bengali languages here. https://tools.wmflabs.org/shrinitools/WSDownloadReport/bn https://tools.wmflabs.org/shrinitools/WSDownloadReport/te https://tools.wmflabs.org/shrinitools/WSDownloadReport/ta

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] WikiSource Ebooks Download Count

2018-09-06 Thread Shrinivasan T
> How does it work? Do you need to index books first and then create a link or > it will work by simply replacing the language code at the end of these urls? > The reason I am asking this is, I would like to see Gujarati Wikisource > ebooks count. These are static pages only. We have to index

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikitech-l] Wednesday: Technical Advice IRC Meeting

2018-09-12 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message -- From: Michael Schönitzer Date: 2018-09-11 19:40 GMT+05:30 Subject: [Wikitech-l] Wednesday: Technical Advice IRC Meeting To: Wikimedia developers , wikitech-ambassad...@lists.wikimedia.org, Wikimedia Cloud Services general discussion and support ,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Zero output for OCR using Google Drive API

2018-03-18 Thread Shrinivasan T
Jayantanth helped on exploring this and found that PDF to text is not working for bengali. But Image to text is working fine. Currently working adding PDF to Image conversion to OCR4wikisource. Using Imagemagick tool for this conversion, which is eating all the CPU and crashes my 8GB laptop.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikitech-l] How to get all the page titles of a category from wiktionary?

2018-03-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks igal for the files and introducing petscan. https://petscan.wmflabs.org/ Using that I can get all the page names as csv file. Thanks for the tool makers too. ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe

[Wikimediaindia-l] How to get all the page titles of a category from wiktionary?

2018-03-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
I was looking for a list of all Tamil nouns for long time. Found that wiktionary has a huge collection of all nouns. https://ta.wiktionary.org/s/30v this page lists 24,750 nouns and https://ta.wiktionary.org/s/4aa9 this page lists 60,553 nouns How can get all the page names using quarry

[Wikimediaindia-l] Yercaud Elango is in Kolkota till July 5. Is it possible for a meet?

2018-06-29 Thread Shrinivasan T
Mr.Yercaud Elango is a regular contributor for Commons from Tamilnadu. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Files_by_User:Yercaud-elango He shared 11711 Photos related to Botony with all scientific name and family details. He wrote 85 books related to science In Tamil. He is donating his

[Wikimediaindia-l] [OT] Pdf2Text - need help to test and port to windows

2018-10-26 Thread Shrinivasan T
Hello all, I am working on a new project pdf2text using Google VISION API. This is easy on setup and hopefully can be ported to windows. Check it for ubuntu here https://github.com/KaniyamFoundation/Pdf2Text Need help from windows users on setup. Please read the issue here

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Loves Monuments 2018 in India winners

2018-11-02 Thread Shrinivasan T
Thanks for the Jury team. It is a great job. and not easy one. Thanks for the participants. Shrini ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

[Wikimediaindia-l] [OT] Regarding license of a public talk

2018-09-14 Thread Shrinivasan T
I have few queries on license of a recording of a public talk. In YouTube, there are many videos of tamil public talks available. They are on literature, history, politics and more. Though the uploaded did not choose the license, who owns the copyright? The speaker The Video recorder The event

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikisource OCR tool

2018-11-27 Thread Shrinivasan T
Great work. Thanks JP for the nice work. Please share the link to the source in this page. https://tools.wmflabs.org/indic-ocr/ Shrini ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [FSFTN] Fwd: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Looking for Android users at your wiki

2018-12-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
-- Forwarded message - From: Kaartic Sivaraam Date: ஞாயி., 23 டிச., 2018, பிற்பகல் 9:42 Subject: [FSFTN] Fwd: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Looking for Android users at your wiki To: FSFTN Mailing List Hi all, If anyone who has edited Wikipedia is interested in participating in a

[Wikimediaindia-l] Event Notes - Project Tiger Training 2018 - Wikipedia

2018-12-23 Thread Shrinivasan T
We had great training at amritsar. My event notes are here https://goinggnu.wordpress.com/2018/12/24/event-notes-project-tiger-training-2018-wikipedia/ -- Regards, T.Shrinivasan My Life with GNU/Linux : http://goinggnu.wordpress.com Free E-Magazine on Free Open Source Software in Tamil :

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian [January 2019]

2019-01-01 Thread Shrinivasan T
Inspiring news. Thanks for recognizing the deserved contributors. Thanks Fagu, for all great contributions. Shrini ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit