[Wikimedia-l] Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

Marc A. Pelletier marc at uberbox.org
Sat May 11 17:09:39 UTC 2013

On 05/11/2013 12:41 PM, Seb35 wrote:
> At the same time, it’s a very bad timing of doing such a controversial
> action just before weekend, and let people wondering during two days the
> reasons behind this action. So waiting still 2 days..

Yes, IMO that was a faux-pas.  This should have been announced in
advance and not done late Friday, if only to avoid those open questions.

I note, however, that Sue gave an extended response in this thread a bit
ago, so while it may not have been the best of timings, it's been swift.

-- Marc

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