Community Tech Launches Wikisource Improvement Initiative Edit


We hope you are all healthy and safe in these difficult times.

The Community Tech team has just launched a new initiative to improve Wikisource. We have created the first project (Improve ebook exports), which came out of the 2020 Community Wishlist Survey. We now invite you to share your feedback on the project talk page. Please let us know what you think of our project analysis; we want to hear from you! Furthermore, we hope that you will participate in the other Wikisource improvement projects, which we’ll address in the future. Thank you in advance and we look forward to reading your feedback on the project talk page!

-- IFried (WMF) (Product Manager, Community Tech)

Sent by Satdeep Gill (WMF) using MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 09:51, 28 May 2020 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Wikisource Pagelist Widget - First Iteration Feedback Edit

Hello everyone,

I am pleased to announce that Wikisource Pagelist Widget is now available on Beta Wikisource. We need your help in testing the widget and providing feedback.

You can test the widget by editing the following Index page on Beta Wikisource:

There is a new ‘Preview pagelist’ button under the pagelist field. Click it to get a preview, and then click on any page number in the preview to open the widget.

You can also create a fresh Index Page for any other PDF or DjVu from Wikimedia Commons and test it.

We need your feedback on the following questions:

  • What is your general opinion about the Pagelist Widget?
  • Is it obvious how to use the widget? If not, what is difficult to understand?
  • What other changes would you like to suggest in order to improve the widget further?

Please provide your feedback on the Project Talk Page on Meta-Wiki.

P.S. - The widget doesn’t work on Local Uploads in Beta Wikisource as of now (due to phab:T257807).


SGill (WMF) (talk)

Sent using MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 11:51, 17 August 2020 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

18:26, 20 November 2020 (UTC)

SGrabarczuk (WMF)

16:09, 11 December 2020 (UTC)

checkuser rights Edit

Dear Geonuch. As a new checkuser has been appointed, your CU rights have just been restored. Congrats! --Krd 09:57, 22 December 2020 (UTC)Reply[reply]

@Krd: Thank you so much. I replied you email. --Geonuch (talk) 12:25, 22 December 2020 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Share your feedback on the OCR improvements! Edit

SGrabarczuk (WMF) 17:48, 26 January 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Renaming Edit

Hey Geonuch, Currently we do not have any Thai-speaking renamer and you also seem to active at renaming request. So why don't you consider nominating yourself for renamer. I am sure you will be a great addition to the team and will be a great help to the Thai community as well. Regards. ‐‐1997kB (talk) 15:56, 19 February 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

@1997kB: Thanks for your recommendation. I will decide soon. --Geonuch (talk) 01:34, 20 February 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]