Sorry to digress into minutiae, but as a note. The maintenance category idea 
may have a subtle flaw, I suspect wikidata data updates won't update said 
maintenance category until the corresponding Wikipedia page is 
purged/rerendered.  

--Joe

www.joedecker.net

> On Aug 19, 2014, at 3:41, Magnus Manske <magnusman...@googlemail.com> wrote:
> 
> IMHO a simple table, maybe even a wikitable, would suffice for the initial
> iteration. We can get much more fancy later.
> 
> Of course, if Infoboxes/Persondata on these Wikipedias were to use some Lua
> magic, biographies with e.g. mismatching birthdates could automatically be
> added to a maintenance category...
> 
> Cheers,
> Magnus
> 
> 
> On Tue, Aug 19, 2014 at 11:18 AM, Gerard Meijssen <gerard.meijs...@gmail.com
>> wrote:
> 
>> HoI,
>> You are absolutely right.. What is needed is a report that looks good
>> enough for now and a public ie visible place to put it.
>> Thanks,
>>     GerardM
>> 
>> 
>>> On 19 August 2014 12:13, Joe Decker <joedec...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Pretty sure those are just the :first: 38... Note the q numbers.  (They
>>> are ascending and don't make to q5000.)
>>> 
>>> That suggests the full list will be very large indeed.
>>> 
>>> Joe
>>> 
>>> www.joedecker.net
>>> 
>>>>> On Aug 19, 2014, at 2:49, Cristian Consonni <kikkocrist...@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hi Amir,
>>>> 
>>>> 2014-08-19 10:38 GMT+02:00 Amir Ladsgroup <ladsgr...@gmail.com>:
>>>>> It's three now but the way I designed, it's very easy to extend.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks for this report. I am amazed that over the hundreds of
>>>> thousands of Wikipedia biographies[*] it seems that we have only 38
>>>> inconsistencies.
>>>> Am I understanding your report correctly?
>>>> 
>>>> You may want to add some sort of "false positives" list. For example,
>>>> for Jimmy Wales in it.wp[1] there's a through explanation about the
>>>> uncertainty related to Jimbo's birth date. So I would consider that
>>>> being a false positive. A similar situation occurs for Beethoven.
>>>> 
>>>> That said I was able to find that Bob Marley's birth date in Wikidata
>>>> was incorrectly set to 6 April 1945, when in fact it is indeed 6
>>>> February 1945 as en.wp, de.wp, and it.wp where correctly reporting.
>>>> (Fixed[2] now!)
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks!
>>>> 
>>>> Cristian
>>>> 
>>>> [*] 265537 in it.wiki: https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Categoria:BioBot
>>>> [1] https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Wales
>>>> [2]
>> https://www.wikidata.org/w/index.php?title=Q409&diff=151644019&oldid=151167823
>>>> 
>>>> _______________________________________________
>>>> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:
>>> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
>>>> Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
>>>> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l,
>>> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>
>>> 
>>> _______________________________________________
>>> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:
>>> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
>>> Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
>>> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l,
>>> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>
>> _______________________________________________
>> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:
>> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
>> Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
>> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l,
>> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>
> _______________________________________________
> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: 
> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
> Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, 
> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>

_______________________________________________
Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: 
https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, 
<mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>

Reply via email to