Is this something that could be solved implementing OAI-MPH protocol
in Commons?

I don't know how hard it would be, but it seems that exporting metadata (as a License is)
is becoming more and more important...

Last time we spoke with a dev about it (Berlin Hackathon),
he basically said: "We need to change mediawiki..."


2011/10/14 ChrisiPK <>
I remember, that at some points CC templates had RDF tags. [0] I can't recall
why they were removed. Is this something that Google can parse?


Am 13.10.2011 22:43, schrieb Jean-Frédéric:
>     I am regularly pinged by a Google guy who is desperate to get Commons
>     data into Google Image Search in a more systematic way. If any of you
>     think this project is interesting I can totally get you off the ground.
>     It will not be hard.
> Google guys inquiring about Commons? That’s cool to know.
> But I don’t recall reading anywhere on Commons about Google folks pinging the
> WMF about Commons indexing. Did I miss it, or it was never announced? If the
> latter, how volunteer Commons hackers can possibly give a hand if they’re not
> aware of it?
> I totally understand the WMF/devs have other stuff to do/priorities. But I
> think such info should be communicated to communities. Especially if they can
> help as « it will not be hard ». No?
> --
> Jean-Frédéric
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