[Foundation-l] Request for your input: biographies of living people

Aude audevivere at gmail.com
Tue Mar 3 08:52:53 UTC 2009

> On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 2:25 AM, Ting Chen <wing.philopp at gmx.de> wrote:
>> Back to BLP. Personally I think that the policies we have related to
>> BLPs are enough, but maybe we should be put more resource in the
>> inforcement of these policies. The meetings Philipp mentioned in Germany
>> are a very good start point. Perhaps the foundation can help organize
>> such OTRS-training-meetings in the US (because the lack of a US chapter)
>> and other countries, just as a beginning. Later we maybe we can see how
>> we can expand this to more regions and countries. We should also
>> encourage more people to work and help on OTRS and give them due support.
>> Ting

Regarding putting more resources into enforcement of BLP policies, what
resources are you talking about?  I have seen problems reported to the BLP
and other noticeboards, with no response or inadequate responses from admins
and editors.

My own wiki time is a very limited resource nowadays, so I can personally do
only so much to help.  I would love to have all the time in the world to
help on Wikipedia, but that's not realistic.  Resouces are our volunteers
and I see the number of former admins growing along with others editing more


Making the inclusion criteria more stringent for BLPs may make things more
managable for our volunteers (our resources) to handle in a satisfactory


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