[WikiEN-l] en.wiki admin IRC

Screamer scream at datascreamer.com
Thu Feb 28 22:19:45 UTC 2008

Luna wrote:
> Typically using the !admin stalkword in #wikipedia or #wikipedia-en is your
> best bet, I think.
> I think you're also more likely to get a response if you indicate what
> you're looking for help with. "I need an admin," may be less effective than
> "I need an admin to block a vandal," or "I need an admin to help with an
> OTRS ticket. Can PM." Some people want to know what they're getting into, or
> maybe it just gets their attention better; I couldn't say for sure, it's
> just a trend I've noticed, off and on.
> There was a #wikimedia-admin channel at some point, designed to be a
> one-stop-shop for admins from all Wikimedia projects; not sure if it's still
> active.
> -Luna
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I like this idea.  It seems that it would work.  Active admins could 
join here and idle in channel, in wait. :)  How do we set it up?


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