It is established policy to divide any article over
30kb since some browsers
won't edit pages over that length. This is a settled
From: Anthere <anthere6(a)yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2003 02:07:02 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: Re: [Wikitech-l] Re: The New French
Editor and edit war
Me too :-)
I made some of the changes about which I talked
Consisting in major part of dividing the 48 kb
into two new pages.
Vincent has restored everything, declared an edit
and ask for the page to be protected.
Ownership you said ?
--- Fred Bauder <fredbaud(a)ctelco.net> wrote:
> Good to know it was all a false alarm...
> Fred Bauder
>> From: Vincent Ramos
>> Organization: Les Dieux anciens r?unis
>> Reply-To: wikitech-l(a)wikipedia.org
>> Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2003 21:36:30 +0200
>> To: wikitech-l(a)wikipedia.org
>> Subject: [Wikitech-l] Re: The New French Editor,
> was Re: Phase IV
>> Le Fri, 25 Jul 2003 09:47:08 -0600, Fred Bauder
>> <fredbaud(a)ctelco.net> wrote:
>>> Well, you've got to bring it to a head. Pick
> something of his and edit
>>> And fight it out. Otherwise you're letting him
> establish a custom and
>>> practice that in the long run is unacceptable.
> Basically he is what we
>>> used to call "taking position" on you. More or
> less in the manner of
>> You really should not try to judge people
> knowing what they have to
>>> Let him worry about the anchors...just bull
>>> That you are in essence poking what seems to be
> skunk, albeit a pretty
>>> French one, will tell you the sacrifices you
>> Bravo. That's a kind of incisive judgement I
> rather displaced: when
>> one only knows what another one tells about
> someone (did you ever think
>> Anthere could be wrong?) and takes it for
> whithout even verifiying
>> the facts.
>>> The alternative is to permit him ownership of
> article, an option not
>>> permitted by current Wikipedia policy (although
>> don't happen to be in
>>>> agreement with it).
>>> I've *never* asked this. And whoever can modify
>> the pages I wrote.
I feel like choking Fred....
After several reversion (I should mention that I made
a couple of light (non controversial) edits to the
resulting articles (headings, better titles, links and
such), so I would not really appreciate that my
changes are removed just because we disagree on the
division of the page.
The last comment put in the comment box by Vincent
while reverting was
----- his comment
Dernier avertissement. Ensuite, je serais d�sol� de le
faire, mais apposerai mon copyright sur cette page
(les documents m'attribuant la paternit� de son
contenu �tant � c�t� de moi).
Last warning. Next time, I will be sorry to do it, but
I will add my copyright on this page (the documents I
have just next to me attribute me the paternity of its
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