[Wikipedia-l] Re: Gothic Wikipedia
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Sun Sep 19 03:35:51 UTC 2004
Lars Aronsson a écrit:
> Tim Starling wrote:
>>People underestimate the cost involved in setting up a wiki.
> Could you provide an estimate in the number of work hours? Either
> more could be done in automating parts of the task, or the required
> work on your behalf could be paid for with money that has to be
> collected by the community (of Klingon speakers, say) before the new
> wiki can be set up.
> As a consultant, I have found that a good way to avoid boring work
> tasks is to put a price tag on them. Oh yes, I would love to fix
> your spelling errors -- at $10 per page or $150 per hour. :-)
> The current discussions of whether or not to start new projects are
> tiresome and frustrating for all parties. It would be better to allow
> anybody to start new projects, so that the hard part will not be
> convincing the Wikimedia Foundation,
I really did not have the feeling convincing us was the hard part...
but convincing the community to
> fill the new wiki with contents. Perhaps such communities should be
> required first to collect 250 articles (off-wiki, by e-mail) and when
> this is achieved, the new wiki will be started.
> Lars Aronsson, lars at aronsson.se
Start with articles and with a minimum of interested editors.
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