[Foundation-l] [WikiEN-l] English Wikipedia ethnocentric policy affects other communities

Yann Forget yann at forget-me.net
Thu Dec 21 21:21:10 UTC 2006


Gregory Maxwell a écrit :
> On 12/21/06, Gerard Meijssen <gerard.meijssen at gmail.com> wrote:
> [snip]
>>There are those that have pointed out that practically all of the users
>>will be respectable users from other language projects
> [snip]
> Why do we use speculation and paranoia rather than data?
> I thought folks on this thread might find this list useful.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Gmaxwell/nonalphausers

If you want this to be meaningful, you need to remove accounts with only
Arabic numbers. Obviously these can be recognized easily by English-only

> Obviously it does not count users who were blocked before they could
> "contribute".

This would be useful too, as a separate list, maybe.



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