That's a great idea! It needn't be too hard: if a bunch of us had a
current project to talk about for five minutes apiece, and we sent an
invite to wikimedia-l or somewhere big, it could be done don't you
think? Or maybe we just advertise our monthly hangouts more widely?
There's certainly a lack of awareness about Wikisource within the
WMF, I think.
On Thu, 30 Mar 2017, at 03:09 PM, Andrea Zanni wrote:
Not sure if I can on Wednesday, but I'll think
Also, a whole session about Wikisource would be very
for a lot of people in WMF and inside our movement.
But it's much more difficult to do it, and get a
On Thu, Mar 30, 2017 at 9:06 AM, Sam Wilson
>> Good point, hmm. :) But yeah, I think it's worth it even if it's just
>> so people can see how much more work needs to be done. Unless it
>> fails... although, come to think of it: the demonstration could just
>> end with "see, it's in the queue, and it'll be processed
>> Or is that cheating?
>> It's just meant to be a showcase of whatever's going on, not
>> necessarily finished polished things. (I think; I've only ever
>> watched one on youtube.)
>> If you don't feel like it, I think Kaldari will do it. But you'd be
>> great! :-)
> On Thu, 30 Mar 2017, at 02:58 PM, Andrea Zanni
>> I can think about it,
>> but we should really "check" that IA
Upload tool is failproof:
>> last time I used it it failed quite a few
>> Not a big deal, but not in a showcase ;-)
>> On the other hand, this is maybe what we
should show them:
>> how much the Wikisource community relies on
>> infrastructure (IA-upload, Proofread
extension, Phe graphs)...
>> Or it's a showcase of "the best"
things in our community?
>> On Thu, Mar 30, 2017 at 6:20 AM, Sam Wilson
>>> Hi all,
>>> Is anyone interested in presenting at the
next CREDIT showcase
>>> week) https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/CREDIT_showcase
>>> the IA Upload tool? It's a good opportunity to get some more
>>> for Wikisource tools.
>>> I'd do it, but it happens at 2 am my
>>> If you're keen, put your name down at
>>> Wikisource-l mailing list
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