[WikiEN-l] [Foundation-l] #wikipedia IRC channel guidelines review

GerardM gerard.meijssen at gmail.com
Mon Jul 30 17:43:53 UTC 2007

There are Wikimedia affiliated IRC channels on Freenode.
Thanks for getting even the basics wrong.

On 7/30/07, Mark Ryan <ultrablue at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone.
> As a few of you may know, about 5 weeks ago some new guidelines were
> put into place on meta for the IRC channel #wikipedia. At the same
> time, the operator access list for the channel was emptied and started
> from scratch.
> The changes were quite unpopular, to say the least. A discussion
> thread was started about them on the foundation-l mailing list, but
> probably should have been started on wikipedia-l.
> Now that I am back from my holiday, I have opened a review discussion
> about the guidelines on their talk page on meta, which you can access
> at the follow URL:
> http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:IRC_guidelines/wikipedia
> I would very much appreciate the input there of all people who have an
> interest in the guidelines, and indeed any users of the
> Wikipedia-affiliated IRC channels on Freenode.
> ~Mark Ryan
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