German Wikipedia has had pending changes implemented *globally*, in all articles, for
several years now. Unlike en:WP, where numbers of active editors have dropped
significantly since 2007, numbers of active editors in de:WP have remained stable:
There may well be cultural differences, reflected in the greater support the pending
changes concept has gained in the de:WP community in general, but it is still a striking
--- On Wed, 29/9/10, SlimVirgin <slimvirgin(a)gmail.com> wrote:
From: SlimVirgin <slimvirgin(a)gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [Foundation-l] Pending Changes
To: "Wikimedia Foundation Mailing List"
Date: Wednesday, 29 September, 2010, 20:55
On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 16:37, James
I support PC for a number of reasons including.
1) Concerns are voiced both by academia and our
Wikipedia's reliability. Pending changes
some of these
James, we don't want to cater to the academic community,
everyone, and seeing our edits go live immediately was the
made Wikipedia very attractive, its strength and its
should need a very clear consensus to change that, and the
far have not shown a strong consensus.
This isn't Nupedia or Citizendium, and any attempt to nudge
us in that
direction, which is what PC is, has the potential to damage
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