I think a lot of those efforts petered out because, in the end, the material was of so little utility no one was interested in it.
Or to put it another way; it was being archived for the sake of it, more than anything else. Tom On 11 June 2012 14:02, Tarc Meridian <t...@hotmail.com> wrote: > > This has been tried before, i.e. wikialpha.org. Pages are speedily > deleted for a reason, many of them quite properly so. Moving potentially > libelous BLP attack pages and other sundry junk to a publicly viewable wiki > is not a very well-thought-out idea. > > > > From: jamesmikedup...@googlemail.com > > Date: Sun, 10 Jun 2012 07:37:24 +0000 > > To: email@example.com > > Subject: [Wikimedia-l] speedydeletion.wika.com lauched > > > > Hi, > > I have launched speedydeletion.wika.com , it is updated every 30 minutes > > with the proposed deletions and speedy deletion articles (not notable and > > hoaxes, not others). > > it is running on the en.wikipedia.org. the sources for the script are > all > > on git hub and are a merger of pywikipediabot and the wikiteam codebases. > > hope you enjoy it, > > thanks, > > mike > > -- > > James Michael DuPont > > Member of Free Libre Open Source Software Kosova http://flossk.org > > Contributor FOSM, the CC-BY-SA map of the world http://fosm.org > > Mozilla Rep https://reps.mozilla.org/u/h4ck3rm1k3 > > _______________________________________________ > > Wikimedia-l mailing list > > Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list > Wikimediaemail@example.com > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l