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Your submission at AfC Gdfusion/International Violin Competition of Indianapolis was accepted[edit]

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Thank you (",)[edit]

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No problem! You're welcome! --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 04:24, 28 June 2014 (UTC)
You should know you're being thanked by a sockpuppet of a blocked user. — Arthur Rubin (talk) 06:24, 28 June 2014 (UTC)
Oops! Well, anyways, it was just a harmless edit, in case you were wondering. --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 14:17, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

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Hello Gdfusion, please see my note at Requests for Permissions. — xaosflux Talk 02:19, 18 July 2014 (UTC)

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RfA[edit]

Hi. I'm sorry to have lost your vote, and am concerned that it may be because of the way that what I've said has been interpreted by others in their responses, more than my own statements. I believe I'm being misunderstood, largely over the meaning of "extreme". Everything that has been said in response by the participants is consistent with my understanding of the process, including the fact that deletions are routine and necessary. I have no problem understanding, and agreeing with, the CSDs, and believe I could handle them properly. The AfDs deal with somewhat grayer decisions and, as I said, I don't intend to work there – it doesn't really interest me, and I believe my talents are better used elsewhere. (Posted here instead of at the RfA because whatever I write there now is being viewed in the wrong light by some participants.) —[AlanM1(talk)]— 06:06, 28 July 2014 (UTC)

Thanks for explaining this to me. I think I understand your perspective better now, so I re-!voted for you. Good luck! --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 21:57, 28 July 2014 (UTC)

July 2014[edit]

Information icon Hi. Thank you for your help with the vital work of patrolling new pages. I noticed that you are not marking some of the pages you've reviewed as patrolled. Please do remember to click the 'mark this page as patrolled' link at the bottom of the new page if you have performed the standard patrolling tasks. Where appropriate, doing so saves time and work by informing fellow patrollers of your review of the page, so that they do not duplicate efforts. Thanks again for volunteering your time at the new pages patrol project. —Ascii002 (TalkContribsSign my Guestbook) 16:31, 30 July 2014 (UTC)

Thanks for the message. I will mark pages as patrolled henceforth. --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 16:36, 30 July 2014 (UTC)

Caking article[edit]

Sorry to create trouble with the cut-and-paste move. I tried moving it several times from my user sub-page, where it was started, leaving a trail of attempts in the process. Anyhow, I do feel there needs to be a page on the subject, or a section in a larger article. I won't touch it until the history is merged, unless I can do something to help. Martino3 (talk) 01:22, 5 August 2014 (UTC)

  • Don't worry about it! It's an easy mistake to make, and it's absolutely fine; an admin will simply merge the page histories. We value your contributions: keep it up! Feel free to keep editing the article, if you want. Do remember to add references though :) --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 02:06, 5 August 2014 (UTC)

User:Caleb Woods[edit]

I moved this w/o a redirect, from Caleb Woods, as a harmless newbie's user page. Bearian (talk) 19:15, 7 August 2014 (UTC)

  • Hi, I can see why you interpreted it as a user page, but the page seemed like a test of the main namespace to me, given that the user had already put a link to the page on another main namespace article. I'm sorry that I came across as too harsh and offensive though! I think I'm going to stay away from the new pages patrol, at least for a while, because it's hard to tag articles for deletion without being discouraging. --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 18:48, 8 August 2014 (UTC)

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Thanks![edit]

Thank you for the barnstar you have given to me! I feel deeply inspired. As you see, I always make minor edits, and do not talk much, because I'm not so fluent in English. I hope I can do better in the future. All the best--Harold J. Huang (talk) 11:05, 17 August 2014 (UTC)

Keep up the good work! I say you're very good at English, and you make significant contributions. Happy editing, --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 16:32, 17 August 2014 (UTC)

14:25:36, 18 August 2014 review of submission by Rexweiner1[edit]


I would like a re-review regarding the article submitted on the Todos Santos Writers Workshop. The "copyrighted material" from the workshop's website is not clearly delineated. Also, I am the writer of the Todos Santos Writers Workshop website, so I am giving myself permission to use whatever is necessary to accurately describe the workshop. Please advise! Thanks. Rex Weiner

Rexweiner1 (talk) 14:25, 18 August 2014 (UTC)

  • Hey, @Rexweiner1:, thanks for submitting to AfC! Since you hold the copyright to this text, it should be no problem to get your draft back and have it re-reviewed. However, there are just a few technical things we'll have to do before reviving the draft.
    • The first thing to note is, "Most websites (and other sources) are automatically protected by copyright under rules such as the Berne Convention, even if the author did not apply for copyright or place a copyright notice in their work" (from Wikipedia:Copy-paste). So copyright is automatically assigned, whether it is explicitly specified or not.
    • In order to be able to use your text on Wikipedia, you must release your text under a license that is compatible with Wikipedia; please see WP:DONATETEXT for more info. The most simple way to do this is to put a note on the website that specifies the license you're releasing the work under. If you want to do another method, or need help with anything, you can always leave me another message.
    • After it's confirmed that the text has been released, you or I (or both) will contact the sysop who deleted the draft; he or she will most likely un-delete the draft for us and then we'll be all set. If we don't get a response from the sysop, that will be fine; we can list it at Wikipedia:Requests for undeletion (it's a little messy, but it'll still work).
  • Thanks for contacting me. If you have any questions or updates, please leave me another message. --gdfusion (talk|contrib) 15:04, 18 August 2014 (UTC)

August 2014[edit]

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Thank you. NickGibson3900 Talk Sign my Guestbook Contributions 08:06, 27 August 2014 (UTC)

@NickGibson3900: Thanks for the reminder, but I have been doing this for a while and know how to sign posts; I just made a mistake in not signing my post on that page. —gdfusion (talk|contrib) 08:21, 27 August 2014 (UTC)
Sorry, it probably shouldn't of been a formal template. NickGibson3900 Talk Sign my Guestbook Contributions 08:23, 27 August 2014 (UTC)