User talk:Akosygin

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10qwerty 05:19, 15 May 2005 (UTC)

Naming conventions[edit]

The current Wikipedia naming convention is to simply state "Firstname Lastname". This is used on all articles which are up to standards. Please do not change any articles to use your suggested convention unless it is accepted as a standard on Wikipedia. -℘yrop (talk) 06:24, May 15, 2005 (UTC)

For Japanese names, you should look at Wikipedia:Manual of Style (Japan-related articles)#Person names. To summarize: most articles for modern Japanese are in Given name Surname order. For historical figures, however, such as the haiku poet Matsuo Basho, the names will follow the Japanese tradition of Surname Given name (no comma). BlankVerse 11:42, 15 May 2005 (UTC)
I will respect the current naming style since it has not come to consensus. However, I still strongly feel that clarity and consistency with surname comma given name is significantly better to provide greater improvement. Akosygin 04:35, 16 May 2005 (UTC)

broccoli[edit]

Thank you for your work on broccoli, the company. I know that broccoli is credited for several anime as the production company, so I have added that to the broccoli page. - Squilibob 07:17, 16 January 2006 (UTC)

  • It wasn't much, just wanted to return the contribution. Thank you for your contribution. -Akosygin 08:36, 16 January 2006 (UTC)

Page name for temperature articles[edit]

To avoid flip-flopping between 'degree Fahrenheit' and 'Fahrenheit' or 'degree Celsius' and 'Celsius', I propose that we have a discussion on which we want. I see you have contributed on units of measurement, please express your opinion at Talk:Units of measurement. Thanks. bobblewik 22:09, 12 February 2006 (UTC)

Image tagging for Image:Nebraska license.jpg[edit]

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Non-free use disputed for Image:LogoRO2.jpg[edit]

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Image:Animate.gif listed for deletion[edit]

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Disputed fair use rationale for Image:Broccoli.gif[edit]

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Image copyright problem with Image:Gravity.gif[edit]

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ArbCom elections are now open![edit]

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