Perhaps this need for use cases was addressed in the "report" which the staff commissioned from consultants over a year ago but which was never shared with the community at large – assuming that it was ever produced.
"Rogol" On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 7:22 PM, Isarra Yos <zhoris...@gmail.com> wrote: > On 26/02/17 18:21, MZMcBride wrote: > >> Then you and others should have no problem providing specific examples. >> I'd like to see links to Gerrit changesets and Phabricator tasks where >> this new policy and its committee would help. If you want to make claims >> of serious unacknowledged problems, substantiate them with evidence. This >> is exactly the same burden of proof you would expect from anyone else. >> >> MZMcBride >> > > I've asked for this before, but got nothing but hypotheticals. It's hard > to weigh in on a document that does not cite specific examples, with > context, of what it seeks to address. When designing anything - processes, > software, architecture - you need to know your use cases in order to > properly address them. We spent months researching what the users were > actually doing, and the problems they were running into, before we started > making anything for WikiProject X. For every decision we made, we can point > to examples on-wiki of the trends that led us to this; or the software > limitations; or the fact that it actually was kind of arbitrary, and that > if any actual reasons to change it are provided, this can totally be done. > > And this Code of Conduct is much bigger, in both scope and likely impact, > than WikiProject X. > > -I > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wik > i/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l > New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.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 and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>