[WikiEN-l] BetacommandBot, (currently) centralized discussion

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Sun Feb 24 20:37:33 UTC 2008

On 24/02/2008, WJhonson at aol.com <WJhonson at aol.com> wrote:
>  In a message dated 2/24/2008 1:54:40 A.M. Pacific Standard Time,
> geniice at gmail.com writes:

> >  The  problem of replaceable fair use images removing the incentive to
> >  find and  upload free stuff? I think we have made rather a large dent
> >  in that  problem.>>

>  No the problem of using a bot to remove all fair-use images system-wide,
>  without any attempt to find any free images or even show evidence that any free
>  images exist.
>  That's the problem. It's harming the project. Please address it  directly.
>  Thanks.

Sure! The bot doesn't have admin rights - it flags images that appear
to be in violation of well-established policies.

So you want people to, er, stop looking for violations?

- d.

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