[Foundation-l] Old Wikipedia backups discovered

Tim Starling tstarling at wikimedia.org
Tue Dec 14 23:30:39 UTC 2010

On 15/12/10 07:36, Henning Schlottmann wrote:
> On 14.12.2010 16:54, Tim Starling wrote:
>> I was looking through some old files in our SourceForge project. I
>> opened a file called wiki.tar.gz, and inside were three complete
>> backups of the text of Wikipedia, from February, March and August 2001!
> That's wonderful news. Is this for enWP only or were all languages in
> one database back then?

Just English, unfortuately.

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-- Tim Starling

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