My dear Pradeep,
Please accept my apolodies. My intention was just to bring to your notice
that many of us who you may consider Wikipedians and not FOSS are also FOSS
guys. This is just a small issue which I did not want to snowball. Please
dont quit from the list. Your hard work speaks for you. My apologies if I
have hurt you unintendedly.
On Mon, Dec 5, 2011 at 11:29 AM, Pradeep Mohandas <
> Since I am creating noise on the list, I apologise and resign from the
> list. Hope the signal levels go back up.
> If there is no article on OSM, please WP:BEBOLD and create one.
> Wikipedian vocabulary is not limited by the content of Wikimedia
> projects but rather by day to day usage.
> Again, apologies. I am sorry to see this mailing list also getting as
> divided as things are in the OSM.
> warm regards,
> On 05/12/2011, Anivar Aravind <anivar.arav...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Mon, Dec 5, 2011 at 8:58 AM, Pradeep Mohandas
> > <pradeep.mohan...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> hi Anivar,
> >> Wikipedians like us call it the Open Source Movement. Since, we're all
> >> on the Wikipedia list, the acronym is acceptable. We don't have to
> >> adjust for the FOSS guys and be specific. Please understand and
> >> adjust.
> > Pradep, I pointed it because that acronym created confusion in this list
> > Sudhavana understood OSM as Open street Maps, in the same way as i
> > understood.
> > I feel your mail is adding further noise to thread
> >> Just feel that your email was not needed. I know you had good
> >> intentions and I'm assuming WP:AGF.
> > en:wp does not have a page on Open source Movement
> > It is FSM.
> > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_software_movement
> > Anivar
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