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You are invited to Wikipedia Goes to the Movies in NYC, an editathon, Wikipedia meet-up and workshops focused on film and the performing arts that will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012, at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (at Lincoln Center), as part of the Wikipedia Loves Libraries events being held across the USA.

All are welcome, sign up on the wiki and at meetup.com!--Pharos (talk) 06:50, 30 November 2012 (UTC)

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DC Meetup #33

December 10 is Ada Lovelace's birthday! Not only was she the world's first computer programmer, but also the world's first female open source developer! Come celebrate with Wikimedia District of Columbia at Busboys & Poets for an informal get together!

The Washington, DC event will be held on Monday, December 10, 2012 at Busboys & Poets on 5th St NW & K St NW near Mt Vernon Square. The area is easily accessible by the Red Line Chinatown stop and the Yellow Line and Green Line Mt Vernon Square stop, as well as by WMATA buses.

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Wikimedia DC Holiday Party and Wiki Loves Monuments Exhibition

Please join Wikimedia DC and four other local media nonprofits—the National Press Club's Young Members Committee, 100Reporters, IRE and the Fund for Investigative Journalism—in winding down another year with a night of well-mannered frivolity.

The festivities will take place on Friday evening from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM in the Zenger Room on the 13th Floor of the National Press Club, located on 529 14th Street NW, near Metro Center. There will be meat and vegetarian appetizers as well as a cash bar with specially reduced drink prices all night long. In addition, we will be exhibiting the finalists of the Wiki Loves Monuments photo contest at the event.

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Doing the "Open Space" thing at one of our earlier NYC Wiki-Conferences.

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Random quotes on your page.

How did you make your page have random quotes appear on it? — Preceding unsigned comment added by Scientific Alan 2 (talkcontribs) 22:13, 4 January 2013 (UTC)

It's a custom-made template I put in a subpage. You can learn more about templates here. ~ Amory (utc) 19:01, 9 January 2013 (UTC)
I know about templates, but how do you make it choose random text? Scientific Alan 2 (talk) 15:48, 15 January 2013 (UTC)
Ahhh, that's an old trick. You'll want to read about Magic words. Rather than write a random-number generator using wiki templates, I just used NUMBEROFPAGES. Grabbing some digits from there functions as an easy pseudorandom generator. For example: 33 ~ Amory (utc) 18:57, 15 January 2013 (UTC)

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For more information and to sign up, see Wikipedia:Meetup/DC 34. Hope to see you there! Harej (talk) 02:30, 24 February 2013 (UTC)

Removed a warning template

As you say, it doesn't matter, but the second warning was for a different article, Decimal. I was worried that the user in question was going to continue their little section-blanking spree, and wanted to be sure there were enough warnings in place for a mod to block if needed, but it seems like they lost interest — perhaps because we reverted their changes so quickly. I will keep an eye on them, if they try the same thing anytime soon I'll restore the warning. ubiquity (talk) 20:43, 25 February 2013 (UTC)

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The Signpost: 25 February 2013

Invitation to a discussion: Wikipedia and legislative data

Hi Amorymeltzer, since you are interested in meetups in DC, I'd like to invite you to attend the Cato Institute's "Wikipedia and Legislative Data" events on March 14. (There's also an all day workshop on March 15; let me know if you are interested, we may be able to add more people.)

There will be an introduction to Wikipedia and open edit-a-thon in the afternoon, and a Sunshine Week Reception in the evening. I hope you can make it!

Hope to see you there! -Pete (talk) 18:59, 1 March 2013 (UTC)

DC meetup & dinner on Saturday, March 9!

Please join Wikimedia DC for a social meetup and dinner at Guapo's at Tenleytown-AU on Saturday, March 9 at 5 PM All Wikipedia/Wikimedia and free knowledge/culture enthusiasts, regardless of editing experience, are welcome to attend! All ages welcome!

For more information and to sign up, please see Wikipedia:Meetup/DC 35. Hope to see you there! Kirill [talk] 14:06, 4 March 2013 (UTC)


Linking

We typically link to the term in question rather than the redirect. Doc James (talk · contribs · email) (if I write on your page reply on mine) 16:15, 4 March 2013 (UTC)

Replied at User talk:Jmh649#Linking ~ Amory (utc) 17:25, 4 March 2013 (UTC)

Candice Farmer

Hi Amorymeltzer, did you manage to access the Sunday Times article? Or did you just delete parts of the Wikipedia article because the source wasn't fully online? Sionk (talk) 02:08, 7 March 2013 (UTC)

I was wondering about that. Maybe I missed something, but as far as I could see the article loaded perfectly fine. It's short and not full of much, but it is one of the better sources listed. I couldn't find any of that information in it, though. ~ Amory (utc) 02:13, 7 March 2013 (UTC)
Maybe there is a limit to the number of free articles that can be accessed. I couldn't access it fully. The Times are one of the newspapers that put their content behind a paywall a few years back. No problems anyway, if the personal info wasn't in the article then you were within your rights to remove it. All the best! Sionk (talk) 02:21, 7 March 2013 (UTC)

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Fidelma Healy Eames protection

Hi! I'm not fussed either way, but is there any reason you downgraded my 3-month long protection on this article to 2 weeks? I think a longer protection period was called for, given that the article is a BLP and female politicians always attract more than their share of idiocy.

Not calling you out - I'm a little rusty, so I was wondering if I just went too far :) ~ Riana 18:37, 11 March 2013 (UTC)

^ Ignore, noticed that you changed it back. :) ~ Riana 18:38, 11 March 2013 (UTC)

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The innocent grin of innocence! All good. ~ Riana 18:52, 11 March 2013 (UTC)

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A pie for you!

A very beautiful Nectarine Pie.jpg Thanks for cleaning up WP:AFC/R - I got edit conflicted a few times while trying to close multiple requests at once, until you had answered them all. Huon (talk) 01:47, 14 March 2013 (UTC)
Possibly the only time I've been thanked for edit conflicting! ~ Amory (utc) 01:51, 14 March 2013 (UTC)

Geist Force (video game)

This game (1999) for the Sega Dreamcast was developed six years before "Geist" was released on Nintendo (not the same game). Geist Force was not released until 2012 when Assemblergames.com purchased the unfinished game with the Dreamcast development kit, then finished the game. I do not know exactly what else to do here, but I can only tell you that myself and many others bought the game after it was finished. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Monkeeman3 (talkcontribs) 02:04, 14 March 2013 (UTC)

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Wikidata weekly summary #49

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Here's your quick overview of what has been happening around Wikidata over the last week.
    • Development
    • Design improvements to the SetClaim API module
    • More work on implementing the simple inclusion syntax that will be 1 way to access Wikidata data on Wikipedia
    • More work on Lua (the second way to access Wikidata data on Wikipedia)
    • Added parser page property to hold entity id in client. This fixes:
      • bugzilla:45037 - don’t show edit link if noexternallanglinks has suppressed all Wikidata links
      • bugzilla:44536 - have the edit link go directly to the Q### pages, instead of Special:ItemByTitle which shall make the link be more reliable and work for all namespaces
    • Selenium tests for deleted-property-handling
    • Selenium tests for multiline references
    • Selenium tests for add-sitelinks-from-client
    • Selenium tests for Entity-Selector-as-Searchbox
    • Selenium tests for language-table
    • Implemented in-process caching for entities
    • Lua support to access the repo data and implement getEntity (so you can use stuff like entity = mw.wikibase.getEntity("Q1459") in Lua modules)
    • rebuildTermSearchKey is now ready for production (this still needs to be run but once done it will make search case-insensitive)
    • Improved error reports from the API
    • Ground work for better edit summaries from the API
    • Added a table of content to item pages
    • Added debug functionality to be able to investigate why it takes longer than it should for Wikidata changes to show up on recent changes and watchlists on Wikipedia
    • Finished implementation of References-UI
    • Implemented GUID generator in JavaScript
    • Worked on fixing a bug related to deleted properties where the UI would display wrong information
    • Minor fixes/additions to the JS datamodel implementation
    • Minor bugfixes in Statements-UI
    • More work on RDF export
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Just wondering

"I use the word sysop instead of admin wherever possible. You should too."

Why? Rivertorch (talk) 06:23, 17 March 2013 (UTC)

The word "administrator" or "admin" has such a connotation. I fully admit that "sysop" or "system operator" has a strong connotation too, but one that is slightly more in line with what the RfA bit means. It's just a technical convenience. A (real network) sysop may indeed administer, but when someone in life says "I am an administrator" there is a notion of hierarchy that just doesn't exist. As a sysop I do indeed have some authority, but only that vested in me by the community; there should be no implication that I am in any way "better" or "above" because of that. Honestly, I think a lot of the recent dustup can be traced to that: people seeing or feeling a hierarchy where there shouldn't be or isn't one, which just leads to a pissing contest that gets everyone wet.
It's all moot, though, because most of the time saying "sysop" is awkward as hell. Requests for Sysopship? Sysophood? Just weird. ~ Amory (utc) 16:19, 17 March 2013 (UTC)
Interesting. "Administrator" always seemed a bit ambiguous to me: I know of RL contexts where "administrators" are the lowliest of employees and other contexts where the top officials, including the president, of large, notable institutions are "administrators". I always thought "sysop" sounded more colorful or interesting or something (especially in the plural, it makes me think of cyclops and Special Ops), but I've noticed that it doesn't seem to be used as much as it once was around here. Rivertorch (talk) 06:16, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
TBH I put it up there ages ago and am less enthusiastic now. I just get tired of explaining to friends that no, I'm not in charge of Wikipedia, I just clean-up around the place. ~ Amory (utc) 15:22, 18 March 2013 (UTC)

"Numeral" redirect requests

Just FYI, I was about to decline the various "numeral" Andromeda redirect request with non-standard numeral characters as extremely unlikely search terms. Huon (talk) 04:19, 18 March 2013 (UTC)

Word. I can't for the life of me figure out which is which, can you? I'll delete any you can point my way... ~ Amory (utc) 04:21, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
Nevermind, duh, got it. Thanks a bunch; I should go to bed. ~ Amory (utc) 04:26, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
You seem to have missed And ⅱ, And ⅲ, And ⅳ and And ⅶ. I'm almost convinced 65.92.180.137 is trolling us, but it's so high-quality trolling that every single request must be evaluated, and quite a few are good. Others seem like deliberate make-work. Huon (talk) 04:32, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
Thanks. I don't know, I tend to AGF in these cases, maybe too much, but there has been some precedent. A few years ago where there were a huge rush of Astronomy redirects at AFC/R and, well, it's the nature of the beast: Astronomers use a lot of different names. Honestly I think most of these are kind of absurd, but if solid evidence is there for the existence and usage of the term then it's fair game in my book. No harm, eh? ~ Amory (utc) 04:39, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
Well, "no harm" is debatable. For example, they didn't request creation of And I (as opposed to And V, And X and so on), but requested And i to redirect to Andromeda I. Since they were aware that we had an And I article, I'd call that deliberately misleading. Since they didn't request "And v" or "And x" either, I find it very hard to believe that they honestly thought "And i" would more commonly refer to the galaxy than the song. Huon (talk) 05:06, 18 March 2013 (UTC)
Maybe, or maybe s/he just cares way more about Andromeda. It wouldn't be the first time someone thought a redirect was better suited for a different purpose. ~ Amory (utc) 15:19, 18 March 2013 (UTC)

Rollback

Hi. Quick question: In my denied request for rollback, you admonished (?) me to be sure to revert to a "good version." I'm just curious why you mentioned that. When I roll back manually, I have to do it one step at a time, so if there is more than one version to take care of, I have to revert to a bad version first, no? StevenJ81 (talk) 12:26, 19 March 2013 (UTC)

You've actually got a couple options here. You can use some of the addons, like twinkle or popups, as they will let you revert to a specific revision. They can be a bit awkward, and usually involve a boring edit summary; okay for pure and simple vandalism but not for other reversions (good-faith, etc.). What you can do is open up a specific revision, such as this, and then click edit. If you do so, you'll edit that version of the page, not the latest. So open up the last good revision, click edit, and just type "Reverting vandalism" or something in the minor edit summary and you're good to go. Since it's an old revision and different from the latest, it will save. ~ Amory (utc) 17:16, 19 March 2013 (UTC)
That's pretty clever. Thanks. StevenJ81 (talk) 17:38, 19 March 2013 (UTC)
I did that this morning at Education in Bareilly. Pretty smooth. StevenJ81 (talk) 15:44, 20 March 2013 (UTC)

You are invited to a Women in the Arts Meetup & Edit-a-thon on Friday, March 29

In honor of Women's History Month, the Smithsonian and the National Museum of Women in the Arts are teaming up to organize a Women in the Arts Meetup & Edit-a-thon on Friday, March 29, 2013 from 10:00am - 5:00pm. The event is focused on encouraging women editors while improving Wikipedia entries about women artists and art world figures. This event is free of charge, but participation is limited to 20 volunteers, so RSVP today! Sarasays (talk) 23:21, 20 March 2013 (UTC)

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Wikidata weekly summary #50

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Here's your quick overview of what has been happening around Wikidata over the last week.
  • Development
    • Rolled out new code on wikidata.org. The new stuff you probably care about is:
      • Improved references. They can now have multiple lines. This should make references much more useful. You can now have one reference with for example values for each of the properties "book", "author", "page" to describe one source.
      • Fixed the prev/next links in diff view (bugzilla:45821)
      • d:Special:EntitiesWithoutLabel now lets you filter by language and entity type
    • Widget to add language links on the Wikipedias directly: added setting to enable/disable it per wiki and made it available for logged-in users only
    • Widget to add language links on the Wikipedias directly: improved layout / size
    • Made it so that the “edit links” link on Wikipedia is also shown when the corresponding item only has a link to this one language and no other languages
    • Submitted improved Apache config patch to make wikidata.org always redirect to www.wikidata.org, which is awaiting code review and deployment.
    • Improved the script that is responsible for taking Wikidata changes to the Wikipedias
    • Added a few ways to better debug the script responsible for taking Wikidata changes to the Wikipedias. This should help with investigating why some changes take way to long to show up on the Wikipedias.
    • Started work on automatically adding edited items to the user’s watchlist (according to preferences)
    • Finished script for rebuilding search keys, so we can finally get case insensitive matches in a lot of places
    • Support for multi-line references in diff view
    • Selenium tests for inclusion syntax
    • Improved parser function (that will be used to access Wikidata data on the Wikipedias) to accept property ID or label
    • Increased isolation of data model component to increase clarity and visibility of bad dependencies
    • Worked on schema access in the SQLStore (of the query component)
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CN shortcut

Thank you very much, Amorymeltzer, for manually protecting the CN shortcut to the {{Citation needed}} template. Just so you'll be aware, there is an open bug report, bug 11700http://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11700, to try to get the devs to make it so the cascade protection will suffice without having to doubly protect the pages on the cascade list. Have a great day! – PAINE ELLSWORTH CLIMAX! 17:57, March 24, 2013

Thanks, good to know. ~ Amory (utc) 01:25, 25 March 2013 (UTC)
Welcome! – PAINE ELLSWORTH CLIMAX! 06:24, 25 March 2013 (UTC)

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Wikidata weekly summary #51

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Here's your quick overview of what has been happening around Wikidata over the last week.
  • Development
    • The first 11 Wikipedias can now include data from Wikidata in their articles (If you want to see it in action see the infobox at it:Torino)
    • Worked on automatic summaries for statements
    • Worked on making properties accessible from the client using their label so you can use {{#property:executive director}} instead of {{#property:p169}} for example
    • Made qualifiers ready for the next deployment (Please test. See details further down.)
    • Selenium tests for qualifiers
    • Fixed some issues related to QUnit testing
    • Worked on improved handling and code design of multiple snak lists in the UI (qualifiers, references)
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  • Events
    • Newline 2013
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    • Bye and a big thank you to Anja, Silke, Jens and John who are leaving the development team at the end of the month and will work on other cool things. You’ll be missed!
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    • We worked on reducing the time it takes for Wikidata edits to show up in the Wikipedias and made some progress. Daniel posted an analysis
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    • In addition to the above we have rolled out a new search box that suggests items. This should also make finding things on Wikidata a lot easier for you.
    • We’re making some progress with Internet Explorer 8 support but there are a lot of issues with it (some outside our control). It’s unclear at the moment how much we can improve it still without spending an unjustified amount of time on it. You can follow the progress at bugzilla:44228
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    • Denny hacked together a tree of life based on data from Wikidata
    • Wikidata was added to wikipulse
    • A template to retrieve data from Wikidata if no local value is set
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  • Open Tasks for You
    • See note at the end of this weekly summary
    • Help test qualifiers (m:Wikidata/Notes/Data model primer#Qualifiers - see also example statements there) on the test wiki so we can roll it out with the next release
    • Did you file a bug report for Wikidata or did someone else do it for you? Please take a minute to check if it is still valid. (Thanks for filing it btw!)
    • Add some missing descriptions to those items with the same label?
    • Hack on one of these

Could I have 2 mins of your time? As I’ll be working on some other projects for Wikimedia Germany as well from now on the time I can spend on Wikidata will be reduced. This means I’ll have to figure out what is useful to spend time on. If you’re reading this could you let me know for example on this discussion page? Also if you have ideas how to improve the weekly summaries please post them. --Lydia Pintscher (WMDE) (talk)

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Ping!

I have now done 75-100 "undo"-vandalism changes... -Josve05a (talk) 12:54, 30 March 2013 (UTC)

Well, damn, that was fast! Nicely done. I see there was that one error, good job reverting it quickly and keeping the notice on your user page. Enjoy rollback! ~ Amory (utc) 16:16, 30 March 2013 (UTC)
Thank you! -Josve05a (talk) 17:56, 30 March 2013 (UTC)

removing a site

My family ha experienced identity theft and a stalker has been putting information up that is causing us great legal problems. No one has the right to put up an entire history on my or my family.

Why do you continue to revert this information and how can I get this off of the internet? — Preceding unsigned comment added by Boucherbeamish (talkcontribs) 16:35, 30 March 2013 (UTC)

Hello, I'm sorry you seem to have troubles. However, as far as I can see there is nothing improper about the articles. The information, while maybe not interesting, is sourced, which means the information is out in the public, which I suppose is one of the downsides of being a notable person. At the very least you could suggest on the talk page that some of the information isn't particularly relevant. If you are seriously having an issue, check out the contact page, in particular the email address listed there, although I'll be up front and say that I don't think much will be done since the information is largely relevant and sourced. ~ Amory (utc) 19:45, 30 March 2013 (UTC)