[Wikimedia-l] speedydeletion.wika.com lauched

Mike Dupont jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com
Sun Jul 22 05:58:53 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jul 21, 2012 at 10:27 PM, geni <geniice at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 21 July 2012 22:33, Mike  Dupont <jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com>
> wrote:
> > John, and others.
> >
> > I have finally figured out a big problem with my plan. The articles for
> > deletion are not tagged peoperly at all. There are authors who know for a
> > fact that articles are mistagged and have no proper copyvio tagging, and
> > now they are accusing me of hosting copyvio articles. I see this a
> problem
> > in the wikipedia deletion system, if an editor knows for a fact that an
> > articles is in violation of copyright then they should tag it as Such. I
> > have written scripts to strip out artilces that are properly tagged. Lets
> > sit down and work out a plan for a proper system of sorting out what is
> not
> > notable, and waht is copyrightvio.
> Not going to happen. The reality is that people deleting articles are
> going to opt for the option that takes the least effort on their part.
> And A7 beats out G12 in that case.

Ok, well i understand that people dont want extra work, but I think  we can
work on some process and software. It might happend.

> The other issue is that OTRS, who's
> opinions we care about a lot more, complain when people go the other
> way (deleting things as copyvios rather than going through AFD).

Is there any way to tag them like that? can we mark them?

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James Michael DuPont
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