[Wikipedia-l] Re: The Board -> Mav's disgust

Jimmy (Jimbo) Wales jwales at wikia.com
Wed Sep 15 18:51:05 UTC 2004

Andreas Hoerstemeier wrote:
> The content covered by Wikispecies is a project worth doing, it being 
> separate from Wikipedia might turn out to be not a fork, yet the way it 
> was created leaves a bad taste.

I agree completely, I have apologized to Mav and made some peace
there, and pledge that we will take much more careful steps in the
future to make sure that this sort of miscommunication and
misunderstanding will not happen.

Of course, human relations being what they are, troubles will always
happen somehow.  But we can try our best, and that's what I hope to


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