Encore des abus d'administrationEdit
Cher Yann, j'ai rédigé une requête pour commentaires à propòs de graves abus d'administration à wikipedia en Lombard: les utilisatuers lmo:user:Fabexplosive et lmo:user:Nick1915 ont bloque 18 comptes d'utilisateurs, en les calomniant d'être sockpuppets. C'est grave, parce que il s'agit d'utilisateurs qui avaient voté contre une proposition de règlement. Je te prie de bien vouloir agir contre ce "vandalisme d'administration". Si l'on ne respecte pas les votations, à quoi servent-elles? De plus, cette attitude rend vaine la dimension collaborative de wikipedia. Je te prie de bien vouloir ne pas sousestimer la gravité de la situation. Enfin, je te prie de considérer aussi que l'un de ces utilisateur a voté pour fermer wikipedia en Lombard: Proposals_for_closing_projects/Closure_of_Lombard_Wikipedia. On peut donc soupçonner que ce comportement ne soit pas bona fide. Merci bien, --10caart 07:35, 18 September 2008 (UTC)
Bonjour, voici une précision: la votation avait réporté le résultat de 26 contraires et 8 à faveur. Mainténant les utilisateurs ci-dessus voudraient dire que la proposition de règlement, que a été rejectée 26 à 8, aurait au contraire approuvée. Cela s'appèlle, de façon claire: "duperie". Merci bien, --10caart 07:52, 18 September 2008 (UTC)
please send your real-name, your wikiname, your Freenode-nick (if you have one), your prefered login-name and the public part of your ssh-key to . We plan to create your account soon then. --DaB. 19:14, 24 September 2008 (UTC)
Demande de changement de statut pour mg.wiktionaryEdit
Je suis Jagwar venant de la wiktionary malgache, je suis venu vous faire cette demande de statut d'admin, car l'unique sysop de mg.wiktionary semble avoir jeté l'éponge.
En effet, depuis 6 mois, ni sur la mg.WP ni sur mg.Wikt Hery n'a été actif
Le problème, c'est que c'est le seul utilisateur à pouvoir changer les edittools de MediaWiki.
En effet, j'ai demandé à un sysop de fr.wikt mais il ne pouvait le faire et m'a donc proposé de vous contacter pour demander un changement de statut.
Merci d'avance, Amicalement,
Jagwar 16:37, 22 December 2008 (UTC)
Wikinews.fr, que peut-on faire ?Edit
Vous avez répondu le 7 décembre dernier à une demande de CU émanant de Bertrand Grondin à mon sujet.
J'aimerais beaucoup que vous puissiez vérifier, en consultant les liens fournis par Bertrand Grondin lui-même (User : Trevras@fr.wn - for these constributions by attacking wikinews users integrity, trolls, insults), que l'affirmation selon laquelle je me livrais à des insultes envers les contributeurs de Wikinews est parfaitement fausse (ce serait même plutôt le contraire !).
Vous pourrez aussi, à cette occasion, constater que mon exclusion de Wikinews a été tout à fait brutale et très mal justifiée (voir par exemple le décompte des votes sur mon blocage), et qu'elle dénote un état d'esprit à mon avis diamétralement opposé aux préconisations de la Wikimedia Foundation. (Peut-être pourriez-vous vérifier, ce faisant, que le texte explicitant mon exclusion sur “ma” page de discussion est inexact : il m'est impossible, sans utiliser un faux-nez, d'écrire sur cette page et d'effectuer un recours, mes droits d'écriture ayant été complètement supprimés.)
En consultant cette page de discussion d'un article de l'édition du 19 janvier, vous pourrez de plus constater que Bertrand Grondin, comme il aime le répéter, persiste et signe : il a bloqué un lecteur qui tentait, maladroitement sans doute, de s'opposer à son traitement outrageusement partisan de l'actualité russo-géorgienne.
C'est d'ailleurs, au-delà de mon cas personnel, ce qui m'amène à venir vous ennuyer : tant que les gestionnaires de Wikinews se contentent de nuire à leur propre projet, c'est dommage, mais je me fais une raison. La propagande à laquelle ce média se livre sous couvert de neutralité me paraît en revanche extrêmement répréhensible. Ne peut-on rien faire contre cette dérive ? Quelle instance serait selon vous compétente pour débattre et statuer sur cette question ?
Je voudrais pour terminer souligner que la page d'accueil de Wikipédia.fr se fait l'écho des informations mises en avant par Wikinews, ce que je trouve pour le moins gênant.
D'avance, merci de votre réponse. Trevras 05:56, 20 January 2009 (UTC)
- J'ai bien reçu votre demande. Je vais étudier ce problème. Yann 11:07, 21 January 2009 (UTC)
- Merci. Et pour, peut-être, relancer votre intérêt, cette citation, extraite du fil « Déontologie » (qui avait mis le feu aux poudres) de la Salle café de Wikinews :
« J'ai fait quelques stats pendant l'été : au 3è trimestre, il y a eu 390 articles créés dont 140 venant de Rian (soit 36%), 33 de VOA (8%), 35 sur le foot (9%), 74 sur les autres sports (19%), 9 sur le droit français (2%), 32 sur la France (8%) et 67 sur le reste du monde (17%). La part de RIAN me semble trop importante. Sans polémiquer sur le contenu partisan et fumeux de certaines dépêches, elles devraient être moins nombreuses, même si la quantité des créations d'articles diminue. Leur fréquence fait sans doute fuir certains contributeurs potentiels. Un exemple de la propagande répétitive de cette agence : le paragraphe supprimé là qu'on a vu plusieurs jours de suite sur tous les articles sur le Caucase. - Seherr 1 décembre 2008 à 00:20 (UTC) »
- Ces statistiques ont donc été fournies par Seherr, administrateur de Wikinews en fonction à ce moment-là et qui a démissionné à la suite de cette affaire. Elles montrent la prépondérance écrasante des dépêches en provenance de RIA Novosti au moment où le conflit entre la Russie et la Géorgie atteignait son paroxysme. Je suis malheureusement incapable d'actualiser ces chiffres, mais une consultation épisodique de Wikinews semble indiquer que rien n'a changé depuis, ni dans le traitement de l'actualité, ni dans l'accueil réservé aux critiques... qui ne peuvent évidemment qu'être des « trolls » qui viennent « nuire au projet ». Bien à vous, Trevras 18:42, 12 February 2009 (UTC)
- Hi Yann, This is reg hindi wiki. As u r an admin there, & also connected with wikimedia, I thought that u may see the request better.
- I am thinking of a program segment, that senses the logged in status of a member, & places a green dot on online, red on busy, yellow on idle & grey on offline, just like orkut/google/G-talk, etc & many more. Can we have this fac, atleast for the sysops' status. If you can direct this issue to right hands, so nice of you. --आशीष भटनागर 10:53, 27 March 2009 (UTC)
- So nice of you replying me,
- But the things are quite different. As you might be aware about the Google, G-Talk & orkut, etc. The user holds an option to be invisible. That way, he appears to be grey (as if he is not online) while being very much online. Only when a user opts for Green status, the user is shown green. I think this suffice the solution for the privacy issue.--आशीष भटनागर 17:44, 2 April 2009 (UTC)
I'm just wondering where your RFCU for meta is:
- (show/hide) 23:23, 11 November 2006 Yann (Talk | contribs | block) changed group membership for User:Yann@metawiki from Bureaucrats, Stewards and Administrators to Bureaucrats, Stewards, Administrators and CheckUsers
- That was in 2006! Yann 21:14, 12 May 2009 (UTC)
- That's why I ask. CU#Meta lists you as having it for log access. But we don't do that any more - if there's a valid RFCU then you just get bumped into the regular section. But I haven't been able to find one. — Mike.lifeguard | @en.wb 00:19, 3 July 2009 (UTC)
- I removed that. Yann 15:22, 9 July 2009 (UTC)
- That's why I ask. CU#Meta lists you as having it for log access. But we don't do that any more - if there's a valid RFCU then you just get bumped into the regular section. But I haven't been able to find one. — Mike.lifeguard | @en.wb 00:19, 3 July 2009 (UTC)
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Dear Yann: I have read your grant proposal and found the idea of book scanning just great! Maybe this piece of information will help you: there is a professional book scanner in Zurich - in the library of UZH Deutsches Seminar (Schönberggasse 9, 8001 Zürich) - freely available for any library user. The machine is busy <20%, from my experience (scanned 10+ books already), and the scanning is absolutely free. I could provide the exact details of the model if needed... --Balabinrm (talk) 20:25, 1 June 2017 (UTC)
- Hi Balabinrm,
- Thanks for your message. Actually most university libraries have a scanner. I know 2 of them which have one in Geneva. And Zurich is a bit far for me. ;) So I dropped the idea to buy a scanner for now. However I am still interested in partnerships with GLAMs for scanning books. Best regards, Yann (talk) 16:32, 2 June 2017 (UTC)
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