[WikiEN-l] The Register decries Wikipedia's "censorship" via OTRS

Ray Saintonge saintonge at telus.net
Sun Jul 8 21:51:03 UTC 2007

That was hardly my point.  There was never any suggestion of abandoning 
NPOV.  How do you get that from a call for statistical information?  
Suggesting that no-one who makes an OTRS complaint is ever successful 
stretches credibility. 


Jimmy Wales wrote:

>I think the answer, throughout the entire history of Wikipedia, is 0%  
>NPOV is non-negotiable.  As ever.
>On Jul 8, 2007, at 9:31 AM, Ray Saintonge wrote:
>>Kat Walsh wrote:
>>>A lot of people say that every time they hear about OTRS it's because
>>>of some big frustrating action. This is largely because the small
>>>undramatic actions or the ones where the people writing are told
>>>"sorry, we don't do that" -- or the ones where people get into tense
>>>20-message exchanges that amount to "sorry, we don't do that" -- no
>>>one hears about those.
>>Would it be feasible to periodically publish OTRS statistics?   
>>that appears, for example,  as 80% refusal, 19% negotiation, 1%
>>capitulation could give a clearer picture.

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