User talk:Objectivesea

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Template:Infobox Slovak municipality[edit]

Hello, you copied this template from sk:Šablóna:Infobox Slovenská obec with the documentation. Please, do not spread this template between articles about cities of Slovakia, but use {{Geobox}}. I recommend you to request delete of this template as useless. --Bonnifac (talk) 20:15, 7 March 2010 (UTC)

Thank you very much for pointing out the possibility for using the Geobox template. It does, indeed, seem to have all of the capability (and more) of the template I had begun to translate from the Slovak Wikipedia. I have incorporated the Geobox template into a small article on Rovensko. I agree with your suggestion to delete the template and documentation I had made. Thanks for the helpful tip. — 09:42, 8 March 2010 (UTC)
I feel honored, when you copied Slovak's templates, but I'm happier to see your decission and discover of Geobox ;). I updated Slovak's infobox yesterday, seeing how awful it looks like here, but we (or just me) are trying to replace infobox with great one geobox, it's long-term job. --Bonnifac (talk) 01:50, 9 March 2010 (UTC)

Nomination for deletion of Template:Iceland Portal[edit]

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License tagging for File:PPJ juliste.jpg[edit]

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Thanks. I've added Non-free poster template tag. Hope that covers it. Objectivesea (talk) 16:06, 8 October 2010 (UTC)

Alisz Goriupp[edit]


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Vancouver Wikipedia 10th Anniversary Meetup[edit]

Meine Wikipedia Seite[edit]


du sprichst auch deutsch, richtig? Könntest du mit meine Wikipedia Seite auf Englisch ünersetzen? Oder kennst du jemanden der meine Seite bearbeiten könnte, damit sie auf dem genauen Stand gebracht werden kann?

gruss Dinzey (talk) 15:40, 11 January 2011 (UTC)

Ich habe einen Anfang gemacht, in die Neufassung der deutschen Seite ins Englische. Fühlen Sie sich frei, um es zu bearbeiten, wenn ich Fehler in der Übersetzung gemacht haben.
Freundliche Grüße, Objectivesea (talk) 11:52, 12 January 2011 (UTC)

Hallo Objectivesea,

Danke für den Anfang, wie können wir die gesamte Deutsche Seite ins Englische weiter Übersetzen? Wollen wir da Schritt für Schritt zusammen vorgehen? Klasse dass du das machst aber es sind viele Fehler drin. Ich könnte dir für jeden Abschnitt mal den Text geben, den müsstest du nur korregieren? 1. Personal life: Michél Mazingu-Sinda-Dinzey (October 15, born in 1972 in Berlin) he is a retierd German / Congolese International football player. Über deine Antwort würde ich mich sehr freuen Gruss Dinzey (talk) 15:09, 26 January 2011 (UTC)

Ich habe nichts dagegen zu tun ein bißchen mehr, aber Sie müssen angeben, was sind die vielen Fehler, damit ich korrigieren könnte. Besser noch, warum nicht bearbeiten Sie selbst den Artikel?
Objectivesea (talk) 05:41, 2 February 2011 (UTC)


weil ich nicht weiss wie ich den selber korrigieren kann.Ich habe den kompletten Text vorbereitet, ist bei mir unter Diskussion zu sehen, im Prizip genau der gleiche Text in Deutsch übersetzt. Aber wenn du das möchtest, kann ich dir auch immer die Ergänzungen sagen? Gruss Dinzey (talk) 15:28, 2 February 2011 (UTC)

Ich habe drei Absätze angefügt. Informationen zum Bearbeiten der Wikipedia finden Sie hier: de:Hilfe:Seite_bearbeiten.
Objectivesea (talk) 22:51, 3 February 2011 (UTC)


ich habe dir mal den Link kopiert, vielleicht kannst du mal bearbeiten? Unter eigende Diskussion habe ich das im grossen und ganzen mal erstellt. Ich hoffe das ist so Ok. Gruss Dinzey (talk) 11:03, 6 February 2011 (UTC)

Mail for the Interior[edit]

Good evening Objectivesea,

I received your YGM message on my talk, but did not find any mail. The function has worked for other users in the past, so I'm wondering if there was a problem if or you could resend. Hope you are well. The Interior(Talk) 01:56, 22 January 2011 (UTC)

Thanks for letting me know. I'd asked for a copy to be sent to my personal e-mail address, and had not received it, so I guess I made some kind of mistake on the original attempt to send. I've just resent it, and a copy has also showed up in my e-mail box, so I think it worked this time.   Objectivesea (talk) 10:11, 22 January 2011 (UTC)
Received! thanks Objectivesea! The Interior(Talk) 15:45, 22 January 2011 (UTC)

Thanks for the WP:ETF userbox[edit]


Thanks for the new WP:ETF userbox. I created the task force years ago, but I was never able to garner any significant community involvement and it has long been a dormant project. Just out of curiosity, are you interested in reviving it? With a significant number of Esperanto speakers here and a productive and successful Esperanto Wikipedia, I think that there is still a lot of potential in the ETF. I'm interested to hear what you think. Take care!

TFCforever (talk) 19:37, 22 January 2011 (UTC)

You're welcome. I like doing little graphical things. I am indeed interested in the idea and was unaware that the ETF is considered dormant for now. I'd like for us maybe to take a survey of active Wikipedian Esperantists to determine their level of interest and respective areas of expertise. Perhaps we should write a "Goals and Objectives" or "Mission Statement" to clarify things, both what's included and what is not. For example, is the goal of the Task Force to translate into English various articles from the Esperanto Wikipedia (biographies, organizations and clubs, etc.; to translate into Esperanto the Good Articles and Featured Articles or the missing ones from the essential Top 1,000 that we find existing elsewhere; to polish existing articles; or are there other important goals not mentioned here? That is, what is the scope of the ETF?
Objectivesea (talk) 05:41, 2 February 2011 (UTC)
Oops. I see that a lot of this ground is already covered at the ETF's main page. Sorry for the unnecessary babble above.
Objectivesea (talk) 00:15, 4 February 2011 (UTC)


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Thanks, Acalamari, for letting me know about this, and for the trust you have placed in me. I'm happy to do anything that simplifies things for Administrators and other longstanding Users of Wikipedia. And happy editing to you as well!
Objectivesea (talk) 00:53, 2 February 2011 (UTC)

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Jonas Sima[edit]

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Thanks. I've added some references now. -- Objectivesea (talk) 03:32, 26 August 2012 (UTC)


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Category:Ships sunk in 1915[edit]

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Category:Category:Speakers of state legislatures in the United States[edit]

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Category:Esperanto Academy members (deceased)[edit]

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I also have nominated (for deletion) Category:Esperantist of the Year. Again, your comments would be welcome at the discussion. -- Black Falcon (talk) 05:37, 18 June 2012 (UTC)

John Atta Mills[edit]

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Proposed deletion of Hans Michael Maitzen[edit]

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Thanks, Joe, for pointing out the lack of references. I have now added a partial list of his publications, as well as footnotes pointing to his official biography page at the International Academy of Sciences. Hope that works. — 03:03, 26 August 2012 (UTC)

A barnstar for you![edit]

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For your excellent work expanding the article Kenojuak Ashevak, an important artist's biography which was deserving of the attention you gave it. Thank you. Paul Erik (talk)(contribs) 18:46, 13 January 2013 (UTC)

June 2013[edit]

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Fixed now. Thanks. Objectivesea (talk) 06:57, 9 June 2013 (UTC)

October 2013[edit]

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That's a smart bot you have there. Thanks for spotting my error. I've fixed it now. — Objectivesea (talk) 13:00, 15 October 2013 (UTC)

Re: Richard Hofstadter‎[edit]

since "fellow traveller" is generally pejorative in the English context, I replaced with "informal supporter" but maintained the original link to the "Fellow traveller" article, which provides more context on the term

I completely agree. However, the problem is that the primary contributor, Rjensen, has invested a great deal of time (107 edits) adding pejoratives to the article.[1] I would greatly appreciate it if you would review Richard Hofstadter‎ for accuracy. I have previously brought this to the attention of Rjensen, who predictably waved his credentials around and tried to shoo me away. I believe he has introduced selective and I might say sneaky bias into this and other articles. Thanks. Viriditas (talk) 08:56, 24 October 2014 (UTC)

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Move of Henry Louis Gates to Henry Louis Gates, Jr.[edit]

I appreciate your expertise in replacing the main title header Henry Louis Gates with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. but, in the process, the article's lengthy revision history has become hidden from all but the most knowledgeable users through its current positioning as the revision history of the redirect Henry Louis Gates. To the best of my knowledge, there would appear to be two ways to remedy the situation: 1) moving the article back to Henry Louis Gates (without touching the well-situated Talk:Henry Louis Gates, Jr.), then deleting what would again become a redirect, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (with its brief revision history of six entries) and subsequently moving Henry Louis Gates again into the empty space left by the deletion of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. The other remedy, 2) would involve the more-complicated procedure of Wikipedia:How to fix cut-and-paste moves, with the article placed in the Wikipedia:Cut-and-paste-move repair holding pen. Since I don't have the technical proficiency to handle such matters, I thought of consulting with you and then, if need be, placing it in the holding pen. —Roman Spinner (talk)(contribs) 20:16, 28 January 2015 (UTC)

Thanks, Roman. I tried following your directions, but as I am not an administrator I do not, apparently, have the authority to do what is needed. I have requested the history merge be done, and a template acknowledging this is on the "Henry Louis Gates, Jr." page. Objectivesea (talk) 01:01, 29 January 2015 (UTC)

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Claire Griffiths[edit]

Greetings - since you created this page and seem to be relatively active I thought I would talk to you rather than anything else. Reviewing the WP:ACADEMIC I can't see on the page that this academic has notability. The references only say that she is an academic. The references almost all come from university web sites. Can you add something which shows that notability? Otherwise the page is likely to be deleted or redirected. 🍺 Antiqueight chat 14:15, 5 February 2016 (UTC)