[Foundation-l] [WikiEN-l] Flagged revs poll take 2

Birgitte SB birgitte_sb at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 1 05:17:09 UTC 2009

-- On Tue, 3/31/09, Nathan <nawrich at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Nathan <nawrich at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [Foundation-l] [WikiEN-l] Flagged revs poll take 2
> To: "English Wikipedia" <wikien-l at lists.wikimedia.org>, "Wikimedia Foundation Mailing List" <foundation-l at lists.wikimedia.org>
> Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2009, 7:50 PM
> Well, the poll was closed with 80%
> support. It probably should have been
> extended, if for no other reasons than that votes continued
> to come in at a
> pretty good clip and there is no pressing reason to close
> it on deadline.
> If I were a developer or a WMF executive, I might pause at
> implementing a
> proposal for quite significant change on the English
> Wikipedia based on a
> poll with only 320 participants.

I am afraid this one is serious.  
Asking Foundation staff to overrule a community decision is not going find support here.  However vaguely you phrase it.  Sort it out on en.WP.

Birgitte SB


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