It would be useful IMHO if a tool could notify (by a scriptorium message?) to all projects using an image pending deletion into Commons, and   mentioning the Magnus tool to upload it locally if needed. I imagine that such tool could be completely automatized. 


2014-07-04 7:11 GMT+02:00 Luiz Augusto <>:

A tool to move/copy files from Commons to local wikis

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De: "Magnus Manske" <>
Data: 03/07/2014 17:48
Assunto: [Commons-l] Evacuation
Para: "Wikimedia Commons Discussion List" <>

An attempt to alleviate the tensions caused by file deletions on Commons:

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