[Foundation-l] Request: WMF commitment as a long term cultural archive?

Thomas Dalton thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 17:27:57 UTC 2011

On 2 June 2011 14:21, Fae <faenwp at gmail.com> wrote:
> Briefly responding to a couple of points raised so far:
> Yes, there is a need for a policy as otherwise the WMF would have no
> long term operational archive plan.

Why would we have an archive plan? Archives are for things that aren't
expected to needed on a regular basis any more but may need to be
referred to in the future. We're not going to archive things on
Commons, they'll just stay on Commons indefinitely.

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