It's time for Wikimedia Tech Talks 2020 Episode 7! This talk will take
place next Wednesday on 26 August 2020 at 17:00 UTC.
Title: openZIM/Kiwix ETL toolchain for Wikipedia dumping
Speaker: Emmanuel Engelhart
Enjoying Wikipedia offline wherever, whenever is easy with Kiwix. But
behind the scenes, a bunch of tools are needed to make it work. From
article selection, to dump publishing through scraping, optimization, and
packaging: here is a quick overview of how we do it.
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Wikimedia Tech Talks 2020 will be happening in 30 minutes at 17:00 UTC.
Sarah R. Rodlund
Senior Technical Writer, Developer Advocacy