[Wikimedia-l] Alpha version of the VisualEditor now available on the English Wikipedia

Gerard Meijssen gerard.meijssen at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 11:22:45 UTC 2012

I agree that it is of great use to any and all projects. No argument there.
My point is that when it works for any Devanagari language Wikipedia it
will work equally well for the corresponding Devanagari Wikibooks.

The one thing particular to the English Wikipedia is that it has its own
hardware and is probably more insulated. Then again what do I know.

On 12 December 2012 12:18, Andrea Zanni <zanni.andrea84 at gmail.com> wrote:

> >
> > Hoi,
> > The point is not so much sister projects [snip]
> Well, let me disagree.
> A project like Wikisource could potentially benefit more than Pedia from a
> visual editor,
> given the amount of time we spend in formatting our books...
> If we could reproduce easily frontpages and typography,
> we could have a much wider userbase and a lot more readers
> (people love to read books when they are beautiful, not ugly and poorly
> formatted).
> Anyway, it was just to raise a hand and say that Wikisource is here
> awaiting is Visual Editor too :-)
> (when the time comes).
> Aubrey
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