Personally I'd say "it's 100% wrong" but "not 100% to blame".

I've just made https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T130761 IMHO we need to
address the problem form a technical point of view, implicitly discarding
"block'em all" options.

Vito

2016-03-23 19:42 GMT+01:00 Keegan Peterzell <keegan.w...@gmail.com>:

> On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at 1:26 PM, Keegan Peterzell <keegan.w...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at 1:20 PM, Ziko van Dijk <zvand...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Actually, I am quite appalled by the article. Whether one wants to see
> >> something positive in pirating or not, the Wikimedia servers are not
> meant
> >> for this purpose (for good reasons). Breaking rules and taking abuse of
> an
> >> opportunity is not a goal by itself.
> >> Kind regards
> >> Ziko
> >>
> >
> > ​Call it what you want, but the world is changed when ordinary people who
> > are just trying to do ordinary things​
> >
> > ​have a roadblock put in front of them. This is that kind of thing, and
> > it's the "revolution" power of the distributed internet.​ We can shut
> them
> > down, but Angolans are going to find another way to do the very things
> that
> > those with full access to the internet take for granted. As Jason says,
> we
> > should take great caution and give deep thought before taking a binary
> side.
> >
> >
> ​Oh, and I'm not condoning the behavior or use of Wikimedia servers, but I
> do think that the entire situation is much more nuanced than the simplicity
> of "that's wrong."​
>
>
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