Impressive numbers. Congrats.

Can we have those species stubs and lakes in English Wikipedia?

2013/6/16 Anders Wennersten <>

> Yesterday sv:wp reached 1 M articles. The one who did the passing was a
> bot generated article of a butterfly**
> Erysichton_elaborata <>.
> The bot behind this article is Lsjbot who creates articles from the
> database  Catalogue of Life http://www.catalogueoflife.**
> org/services/res/2011AC_**<>which
>   (complemented by other databases) which holds data of around 1.5
> million species. The bot genrates about 5000 new articles per day and has
> generated just under 400 000 of the sv:wps million and continues...
> The guy who runs he bot is a member of the Swedish chapters board
>  is in his civil life a University teacher. In this capacity he is also
> a guest lecturer at the university of the Phillipines where he stayed the
> last couple of months (and the bot was on hold). He is there active in
> Cebuano-Wikipedia 
>  supporting their local community, and he is now running his bot on
> their wikipedia as well as on the Warai-Warai Wikipedia
> So perhaps at the end of the year these two language versions will also
> pass the 1 million mark!
> Anders
> PS out other major botgenerating effort of all lakes in Sweden is also
> making very nice progress, done 25% of all DS
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