Thanks Guillaume for your answer. I provided enough info for the Community Engagement to double-check if they want to, and I have no personal interest in the outcome, so I am happy to leave it as it is now.
Cheers Yaroslav On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 4:55 PM, Guillaume Paumier <gpaum...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hello Yaroslav, > > Yes, the Foundation's Community Engagement department, who are the most > familiar with Wikimedia communities, reviewed the applications thoroughly. > If you have concerns about a specific person, which obviously can't be > discussed on a public list, I happy to discuss them with you privately. > > > 2017-03-09 23:48 GMT-08:00 Yaroslav Blanter <ymb...@gmail.com>: > > > Thanks the coordinators. I do not know everybody on the list, but I > > recognize there names of many excellent people. > > > > I also see there a name which has rung a bell for me, and the sound of > the > > bell was somewhat alarming. I checked and found indeed that the > coordinator > > has a sizable block log on the Russian Wikipedia, their home project, for > > actions which include trolling and disruptive editing, and at some point > > had to be placed under a topic ban. The most recent block is one and half > > years ago. Which poses a natural questions whether the candidates were > > actually screened. > > > > > -- > Guillaume Paumier > _______________________________________________ > 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> _______________________________________________ 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>