User:Mardus

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I usually copyedit, fix and expand smaller Wikipages where I find a fault or a mistake or where I think there is more information to be had.

Some stuff worth preserving:[edit]


  • Ramifications post Dred Scott v. Sandford
  • Webmonkey is a magazine for developers, restarted for the third (fourth?) time now (Autumn 2008).
  • DocsVision is a Russian-made groupware and document management application. I don't know if I should deprecate it from this list. The information would still be useful.

Todo:

Some areas of interest:[edit]

/the following does not necessarily denote whether I have actually worked on any of these pages:

Free software
Space-based science fiction

Some of the larger body of work I've done:[edit]

Currently relevant[edit]
  • List of Proprietary Software for Linux — Created article, but it's not yet good enough, because it lacks many of the wikilinks and background information on software titles, such as the timeframe when a title was available, also what the cost of the title is/was and so on; or what the reasons were for discontinuation of product. The early article summary (if it still exists) tells the reasons why I created it. Looks like this has stuck :-)
  • Sony Mobile CommunicationsMajor rework of the 2001–2010 section. I very much like it.
  • Major work on Nokia X2-05 — added much of the content.
  • Major work on Nokia 1616 — essentially growing the article from a stub to a proper article, with citations and all.
  • Major layout improvements to the article about Satyendra Nath Bose (24.12.2015).
  • Khebez Dawle — created article
  • Rummu quarry — created article
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User pages and templates
Older fare in order of importance[edit]
  • Vista-visual-styles-comparison.png 2014-06-27 00:15:36 edition — For this version of the file I replaced the background from heavy contrast checkerboards to lattice steel pylons, so as to better exemplify translucensies used in Windows Vista. The edit was soon reverted to the checkerboard version, and the checkerboards themselves were updated to lighter gray to allow "less contrast". By 18.10.2014 all the older thumbnails were deleted. Current version here.
  • List of Xena: Warrior Princess episodes — copyediting, code cleanup, edited lots of wikilinks to episodes to conform to Wikipedia's disambiguation link styles [in the manner of Arachnophobia (film)].
    Looks like this was deleted sometime... Probably copyvio issues. T., 09.01.2007.
    So, in the interim ^, the article had been deleted and maybe rewritten from scratch. So that was then. N., 19.09.2013.