[Foundation-l] Interwiki mapping

Larry Pieniazek lar at miltontrainworks.com
Tue May 1 16:35:36 UTC 2007

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> Date: Tue, 1 May 2007 15:22:39 +0100
> From: "David Gerard" <dgerard at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [Foundation-l] PD in Israel
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> On 30/04/07, Luiz Augusto <lugusto at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Anyway, is impossible to link to a page at the wikilivres.info from
> > Wikipedia, Wikibooks (or from Wikisource itself) without 
> > using a external
> > link. This isn't userfriendly.
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Interwiki_map
> Put a sensible request in there and a meta admin will probably approve
> it. Then you just need to wait until the interwiki script is run
> again.
> - d.

I certainly would approve such a request, it sounds reasonable to me.
However there may be a bit of a lag before it takes effect, I was asking
devs about this and I got the impression the script is not run very often.
Mostly when new internal projects are added rather than on any sort of
regular schedule.

Larry Pieniazek
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