[WikiEN-l] CSD T1, and application to userspace templates

geni geniice at gmail.com
Mon Feb 20 19:57:41 UTC 2006

On 2/20/06, John Lee <johnleemk at gawab.com> wrote:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Deletion_review/Userbox_debates#User:Cjmarsicano.2FUDUIW
> This template which I speedied under CSD T1 and pure common sense is now
> on DRV because some process wonks are pointing out T1 doesn't apply
> outside template-space. (Which is, if you think about, blatant
> wikilawyering, since now anyone can just create the most offensive,
> polemical and divisive template ever in userspace and have all his
> buddies transclude it on their userpages.) I mentioned I had speedied
> the userbox on the Admins' noticeboard, and two other admins expressed
> agreement:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Administrators%27_noticeboard#User:Cjmarsicano.2FUDUIW_deleted

Wikipedia:Deletion_review could undelete it wherever it is.

> Maybe Jimbo should clarify how literally he wants T1 interpreted and
> whether userboxen in userspace are subject to this sort of thing.
> John

We could but I doubt he could come up with an answer that is short
enough to fit on CSD and impossible to rule lawyer around.


More information about the WikiEN-l mailing list