As one has been there, done that, I would like to point out that there is an order of
magnitude difference between Internet Brands and WMF.
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Yaroslav M. Blanter
Sent: 12 August 2014 02:00 PM
To: Wikimedia Mailing List
Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect user right, Comming to a wiki near you
On 12.08.2014 02:26, svetlana wrote:
If we accept the policy in principle, I don't care
who enforces such
policy, that be community or WMF. Such policy does not go against
community entirely, unless WMF shows a will to reject community
patches related to issues which community finds important. Whether or
not this is the case, I don't care; it's a website in their hands and
they're welcome to shut it off without notice, or to experiment at
Whoever believes that an administration of a crowdsourcing website can do whatever they
want just because they are running the website should recollect what recently happened to
Internet Brands and Wikitravel.
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