IMO this is something we should absorb into the WMF family of sites. Should
not be too hard to format as a wiki. Not sure how big their community is.
Anyone have any idea?

James

On Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 8:54 AM, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Gah really :-( DMOZ was super useful for dealing with linkspam on
> Wikipedia. Would often just link to them for the external links and allow
> them to take care of the issues.
>
> James
>
> On Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 3:33 AM, carl hansen <carlhansen1...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> On Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 12:43 AM, Gerard Meijssen <
>> gerard.meijs...@gmail.com
>> > wrote:
>>
>> > Hoi,
>> > It is not going to be absorbed in Wikidata. We did not even do that for
>> > Freebase to my regret.
>> > Thanks,
>> >       GerardM
>> >
>> > On 12 March 2017 at 09:03, carl hansen <carlhansen1...@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> > > I see dmoz.org is going offline in few days after a couple decades.
>> It
>> > is
>> > > a
>> > > community-written project. Will it be absorbed into wikidata? Sort of
>> a
>> > > snapshot-in-time of the web. Get it while you can, at
>> > > http://rdf.dmoz.org/
>> > > _______________________________________________
>> > ​
>> >
>> ​I see you predict the future. Anyway, I assume the people on this list
>> are often the kind of people who would want to squirel away their own
>> private copy, while they can. I know I have.​
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