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Rehman (talkcontribs)
Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

@Rehman Agreed. It makes a lot of sense for this project to be a subproject of Electrical Grids.

Rehman (talkcontribs)

Great :) I will do the move today. Cheers.

QZanden (talkcontribs)

Hi Dhx1,

May I ask you why you are clearing and reverting my edits on {{Q|Q21933717}}?

There is an ceb.wp lemma about it. If you want to have this item cleared, then you should also insist on the deletion of the ceb.wp page. Please stop reverting the edits.

Kind regards,

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

@QZanden I don't speak "ceb" and therefore can't request a page deletion. I've made an attempt but don't even know what deletion template to use on the ceb wiki. has been raised to delete the Wikidata item.

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

@QZanden: @Wolverène has kindly marked the article for speedy deletion on the ceb wiki.

QZanden (talkcontribs)

Oh, I see. It is indeed a non-existent park. Because there was an article on ceb, I thought it was a real park. I dont speak ceb as well, but google translate helps a lot :).

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

ceb and sv Wikipedia's are full of bot-created geography related articles that are duplicated many times, and frequently created in error for items or places that simply don't exist. There is a Wikidata item and page describing the bot at the centre of it all: Lsjbot (Q17430942). Most of the errors exist in unreliable data sets used by this bot and other bots. It's quite annoying/frustrating trying to get rid of duplicates as merging Wikipedia articles is not as easy as merging Wikidata items!

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Tobias1984 (talkcontribs)

Australian Wetlands Database Australian Ramsar site number

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Pasleim (talkcontribs)

This is a kind reminder that the following properties were created more than six months ago: CRICOS Provider Code (P2651). As of today, these properties are used on less than five items. As the proposer of these properties you probably want to change the unfortunate situation by adding a few statements to items.

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

Thanks @Pasleim:. I've added about 70 more uses of this property to keep it alive--will add more later. Dhx1 (talk) 08:07, 18 January 2017 (UTC)

Presto possibile (talkcontribs)
Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

Long term I think bots should be able to update software version, dependency and other properties in Wikidata based on values extracted from Linux distribution package repositories. Bots may also be able to help with importing software into Wikidata, however I have found that a fair amount of software is already listed in Wikidata as items with different labels (expanded acronyms for example) and items without labels or other identifying properties. Perhaps Mix'n'Match would be better suited to the initial import, or bots used to generate likely matches that can be manually confirmed?

Presto possibile (talkcontribs)

So, how easy it is to e.g. query the Arch Linuxs package database? I think it's just build with folders and text description files.

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

It's easy to query and extract information from Linux distribution package repositories, but not necessarily easy matching those packages to existing entries in Wikidata/Wikipedia, or to other packages in other distributions. Binary distributions can be complicated due to having multiple packages for the same software, where each package may add a slightly different module or feature. In Gentoo, this would be handled as one package with multiple USE flags.

ValterVB (talkcontribs)

In RFD there are a lot of item proposed for the deletion created by you. If you do not agree you can participate in the debate

Dhx1 (talkcontribs)

Thanks, will provide feedback.

99of9 (talkcontribs)

Hi Dhx1. Thanks for your edits to add 2016 ASGS IDs. Glad to see someone else involved. You might be interested in these discussions en:User_talk:99of9#Mix.27n.27Max en:Wikipedia:Australian_Wikipedians'_notice_board#2016_Census_data. Now that we have nearly completed the 2011 State Suburbs, we are hoping to add most of 2016 semi-automatically by using the correspondence tables provided by the ABS. In the mean time I'd like to do a MixNMatch for the Gazetted Localities, but I haven't found a list of them.

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