I would like to also point out a central notice banner was displayed on Mediawiki.org to logged in users.
Seddon On Mon, Feb 27, 2017 at 2:28 AM, Gergő Tisza <gti...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Fri, Feb 24, 2017 at 4:44 PM, Adrian Raddatz <ajradd...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > A lack of other community members participation is perhaps half on a lack > > of advertising, and half on a lack of interest. > > > > The drafting process was advertised to the point of obnoxiousness. I count > 30 announcements in my inbox from Matt, and that's with Gmail merging > identical emails from multiple mailing lists. There has been a discussion > section in all IRL tech events. There has been an extended talk page > discussion with 126 distinct accounts (36 of which have "WMF" in their > name). > > For comparison, AFAIK the largest discussion in the technical community so > far was the one to switch from Bugzilla to Phabricator (something that > affects the average contributor far, far more than the existence of a group > of people who address harassment concerns), which had seen the involvement > of 91 accounts: > https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Requests_for_comment/Phabricator > > So IMO neither interest nor participation has been lacking. > I'll also note that I find it unhelpful that this topic is being > forum-shopped here instead of one of the discussion channels of the > Wikimedia tech community (wikitech-l being the obvious one). > _______________________________________________ > 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: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > -- Seddon *Advancement Associate (Community Engagement)* *Wikimedia Foundation* _______________________________________________ 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>