[Wikimedia-l] FAQ - Board Resolution on Personal Image Hiding Feature

Dan Rosenthal swatjester at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 18:01:50 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 8:57 PM, Federico Leva (Nemo) <nemowiki at gmail.com>wrote:

> Bishakha Datta, 16/07/2012 18:53:
>  At our in-person board meeting of 11 July 2012, the vote on this was
>> provisionally recorded at 9-1, with Jimmy voting against. Jimmy has since
>> changed his vote to a yes, on reviewing an FAQ accompanying this
>> resolution
>> which notes that the board is willing to approve a plan broadly backed by
>> the community.
> What community? Jimbo often declares that en.wiki community should rule
> Commons, for instance;[1] will an en.wiki community plan be considered
> enough to impose something on everyone?
> Nemo
> [1] Most recently: <https://en.wikipedia.org/w/**
> index.php?title=User_talk:**Jimbo_Wales&diff=prev&oldid=**501492599<https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=User_talk:Jimbo_Wales&diff=prev&oldid=501492599>>
> (although ArbCom is technically controlled by himself, not by en.wiki
> community).
It's like you read the first 14 words, ignored everything else, and twisted
it around until it doesn't even resemble what he actually said....


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