Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Linux
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--LINUX-.--- listed at Redirects for discussion
An editor has asked for a discussion to address the redirect --LINUX-.---. Since this is related to Linux, you may be interested in participating at the redirect discussion if you have not already done so. Thanks, — Godsy (TALKCONT) 08:32, 19 December 2016 (UTC)
Schily removing Linux specific notes on system calls
schily (talk · contribs) (Jörg Schilling, of cdrecord fame) has removed Linux specific details I added to open (system call). I do not understand why these Linux-specific details can not be added, as they are absolutely necessary for making UNIX-like systems concurrent. I do not want to start a revert war, so I am hoping to start a discussion here. The majority of UNIX like systems are Linux systems. I maintain that covering Linux behavior is more important than documenting POSIX, if we had to choose. But we don't, we just have to qualify sentences with "this only works on Linux", like I did. Removal is unnecessary. Note that I am User:Ysangkok and also complained about Schily removing my Systemd edit (see above). --126.96.36.199 (talk) 13:59, 16 January 2017 (UTC)
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- In fact, all the SGI links are dead: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special:LinkSearch&target=techpubs.sgi.com --Ysangkok (talk) 09:50, 20 March 2017 (UTC)
Popular pages report
We – Community Tech – are happy to announce that the Popular pages bot is back up-and-running (after a one year hiatus)! You're receiving this message because your WikiProject or task force is signed up to receive the popular pages report. Every month, will post at Wikipedia:WikiProject Linux/Popular pages with a list of the most-viewed pages over the previous month that are within the scope of WikiProject Linux.
We've made some enhancements to the original report. Here's what's new:
- The pageview data includes both desktop and mobile data.
- The report will include a link to the pageviews tool for each article, to dig deeper into any surprises or anomalies.
- The report will include the total pageviews for the entire project (including redirects).
We're grateful to m:User talk:Community Tech bot.for his original , and we wish his bot a happy robot retirement. Just as before, we hope the popular pages reports will aid you in understanding the reach of WikiProject Linux, and what articles may be deserving of more attention. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us at
Warm regards, the Community Tech Team 17:15, 17 May 2017 (UTC)