[Foundation-l] A general wiki list?

Milos Rancic millosh at gmail.com
Wed Aug 29 20:26:35 UTC 2007

The list is finally up. All interested in general discussions about
wikis may join via http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/wikiworld

I'll start with announcing list on other places as soon as possible.

Also, anyone interested in the initial managing the project may contact me.

On 8/28/07, Milos Rancic <millosh at gmail.com> wrote:
> Finally, the project is almost started. However, we need to wait for a
> while for a mailing list. Wiki is up
> (http://www.ibiblio.org/wikiworld/), even it is not the central part
> of the project. (However, it is useful for gathering ideas from the
> mailing list.)
> Starting FAQ is available here:
> http://www.ibiblio.org/wikiworld/index.php/Wiki_World:FAQ
> Some more explanations (including an FAQ) are available here:
> http://millosh.wordpress.com/2007/08/28/wiki-world-almost-started/
> And there are a couple of issues related to Wikimedia:
> - When the list would be ready, I think that it should stay somewhere
> at the first half of the   page
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/overview (aka
> http://lists.wikimedia.org/). Any objection?
> - While wiki is important only as a repository of resources and ideas,
> I think that it should also be mentioned *somewhere* inside of
> Wikimedia/Wikipedia manuals. However, I don't have an idea where.
> I'll make a wider announce when list becomes ready.
> On 8/22/07, Milos Rancic <millosh at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I think that community needs a general wiki list. Such list would be
> > used for wiki projects in general, not only for WM projects.
> >
> > For example, if someone wants to discuss about his/her idea for a new
> > wiki project, (s)he needs a general place to do that. In general, such
> > talks on wikipedia-l or foundation-l lists are off topic. Or if people
> > want to talk in general about wiki projects, it should be discussed
> > there.
> >
> > And I think that it should be hosted by WM because it is the center of
> > wiki world.
> >
> > Anyone against it? :)
> >

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