[clug] Wikipedia and Deletionism
paulway at mabula.net
Wed Mar 24 14:59:09 MDT 2010
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On 25/03/10 07:13, Karun Dambiec wrote:
> On 25/03/10 6:48 AM, Karun Dambiec wrote:
>> Has wikipedia's deletionists gone too far?
>> I noticed this morning they are trying to get deleted the page about
>> the Australian National University.
>> The same seems to be happening for a lot of free software like DWM etc.
>> Has anyone experienced the same with other free open source projects.
> Looks like the samba project entry is also proposed for deletion
Looks like a lot of these are spurious - the reason given for deleting SaMBa,
for instance, is:
This software is not notable. It doesnt run on my windows computer, and so
most of America has not heard of it or used it
It's a "joke". Ignore it.
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