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Best regards! -- Cheers, Riley Huntley 07:38, 7 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Autopatroller edit

Hello, Ricordisamoa! I am just letting you know that I have added the autopatroller flag to your account, as you are a trusted user on Wikidata. If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me or leave a message at the Project chat. Thanks, -- Cheers, Riley Huntley 07:38, 7 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Cancellazioni edit

Ricordati di metterli in cancellazione se svuoti degli item, se no rischiamo di perdercerli. --ValterVB (talk) 21:15, 24 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

js edit

Hello Ricordisamoa. I haven't tried your script yet, but it occurred to me that if the user is setting a gender, they are implicitly declaring that the item is about a person (with 99.99% probability anyway). Thus it would make sense to set the property P107, entity type, to "person" (Q215627) if it is not already set. Would you consider this? Thank you for contributing useful scripts. I would like to do so myself, but javascript has changed a lot in the last 7 years. :-) Espeso (talk) 07:35, 25 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Me again. Regarding your authority control script, it would be a good tool to also create dynamic links for ISBN and OCLC (possibly others) as well. Would you consider that? As for targets of the links, Worldcat seems to a common, neutral choice. Thanks for considering, Espeso (talk) 08:19, 10 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Re:Richiesta di cancellazione edit

Non era la prima volta che facevo una richiesta di cancellazione, ma per la fretta ho fatto il copia incolla sbagliato. Grazie per avermelo fatto notare, ci farò più caso d'ora in poi! --DaniDF1995 (talk) 15:15, 26 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Re: Gadget for DR edit

Cheers, I didn't see that! It will be very useful. --Mark91it's my world 22:14, 28 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

userinfo.js edit

Hi, thanks for your tool would you please localize en:User:PleaseStand/userinfo.js for here I couldn't use it here. it is very useful tool and it can help user to know each other▬ Reza1615 / T 15:56, 4 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

DeletionHelper edit

for DeletionHelper would you please add possibilty if number of [mark as done] are more that one we can edit page only by one edit like hotcat when you edit many cats it shows save button after click, it will save all changes with one edit. thanks▬ Reza1615 / T 15:13, 5 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I don't know what happened in this edit, but seems that something gone wrong. --Stryn (talk) 16:37, 5 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Also please add possibility to show are the items merged or not? as you said before, it is very important and vital▬ Reza1615 / T 16:26, 8 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I would be great if you could implement my request concerning edit summary. --Leyo 09:34, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Do you mean that a sysop should be able to specify a message, in addition to {{Done}}? --Ricordisamoa 11:16, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I am talking about the edit summary only. For this example I propose
/* Q1588821 */ tagging as 'done' (DH)
or similar. --Leyo 15:44, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, OK. DeletionHelper is coming soon with a bunch of new features! --Ricordisamoa 15:51, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Here is the summary of all improvements. Thank You. --Ricordisamoa 19:38, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I updated the gadget and bene* edited some parts please check thisReza1615 / T 22:35, 9 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Authority Control edit

Several new authority control properties have been created, could you add the following to User:Ricordisamoa/AuthorityControl.js:

Regards, --Stevenliuyi (talk) 14:37, 10 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Done --Ricordisamoa 14:56, 10 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I am operator of user:VIAFbot github, I think our bots are clashing on Authority control Items see diff . Can we please discuss so we don't overlap?I see it happenning for LCCNs, and we had a meeting about what exactly to do with Authority Control Wikidata:Requests for permissions/Bot/VIAFbot/Meeting agenda so I hope we can adhere to these norms and work together. Email me if you'd like isalix at g mail dot com Maximilianklein (talk) 23:21, 3 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Sure, we could share this task (maybe alphabetically separed), however Zolo asked me to stop my bot from running (forever?) --Ricordisamoa 07:55, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
P.S.: as per this discussion, I created a JS function to properly format the LCCN identifier (by removing slashes and, in case, adding zeroes) before adding it as a claim. --Ricordisamoa 08:00, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I'm still trying to understand what exactly your bot is doing. Can you open source the code, so we can see it? It seems to me like you are doing a direct Normdaten import. Is that correct? My bot imports dewiki's Normdaten, enwiki's Authority Control, frwikis Autorite, and itwiki's Controllo di Autorita. Then it follows VIAF links and finds redirects if they exits. Then it side loads ISNIs using a file I got from them that relates ISNIs to VIAFs. So it basically seems like there wouldn't be much problem if you wanted to import the Normdaten, as long as you also managed to do VIAF redirect following, and then I could do the other languages. As for the Normdaten import you should just be aware that some of the community does not want to import all of the Property:P107, and you should see the discussion, because I got slapped on the wrist for it. Maximilianklein (talk) 16:16, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
The source is already available here; and no, SamoaBot does not import "main type (GND)", it simply loads the page content and searches for AC codes with some regular expressions. Update: I'm going to update the source, since I'm importing also IMDb codes. --Ricordisamoa 16:19, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Replied on my talk page. Maximilianklein (talk) 22:43, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Magyar Királyi Honvédség edit

Please stop adding the Hungarian article iw: hu: Magyar Királyi Honvédség is about the royal Hungarian army after WW I, whereas other articles (German, Slovene, Italian) are about the royal Hungarian army in the period 1867-1918. 14:53, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Strange! I don't understand hungarian, but the pages' titles are almost the same. I've noticed that here. --Ricordisamoa 15:57, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

You do not have to understand a word of Hungarian, just look at the dates in the infobox of the Hungarian article. The titles are really the same, but articles are about different armies. As far as I could ascertain the only equivalent of hu: Magyar Királyi Honvédség in other languages is de:Königlich Ungarische Armee. --IP 213 (talk) 18:52, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

LowercaseDescription edit

Hello, your tool (LowercaseDescription.js) has some bug. I got the following error when using your tool: "wbEntity is not defined @ http://www.wikidata.org/w/index.php?title=User:Ricordisamoa/LowercaseDescription.js&action=raw&ctype=text/javascript:7". --Stryn (talk) 22:04, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I've tried to fix it. Are you using it in the main namespace or in others? --Ricordisamoa 22:10, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
P.S.: now it requires ScriptTranslator --Ricordisamoa 22:10, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
No bugs anymore, but I still don't know how does this work. When or where I should see the link what script provides? --Stryn (talk) 22:17, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Right to the description field, next to edit: a lcFirst link (but only if the first letter of the description in your language is Uppercase). --Ricordisamoa 22:20, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Hmm... I still can't see it on any item. E.g. Q128109 and English language, link does not appear. Might be that I'm just too tired to see it, so I will go to sleep :) --Stryn (talk) 22:28, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
For me it's working (in English) --Ricordisamoa 22:30, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
...but in fact you do have to import ScriptTranslator (at least now) ;) --Ricordisamoa 22:38, 13 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Books task force edit

Dato che ti occupi di Authority control, magari ti interessa partecipare. BTW, ieri ci siamo incontrati a Milano con vari bibliotecari e wikipediani, e ci sono belle novità sul fronte degli autority control e cose varie anche per it.wiki. Se sei interessato, gente che ssa scrivere codice come te sarebbe fondamentale ;-) --Aubrey (talk) 15:26, 15 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

L'interesse nel Controllo di Autorità è congiunturale alla creazione del gadget, tuttavia sono a disposizione per ulteriori servizi. Ma proprio non posso venire a Milano! --Ricordisamoa 19:14, 15 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

User pages edit

Hi! Thanks the information. Unfortunately [[this]] is wrong choice with bad gang. Ciao! - Csurla (talk) 09:02, 17 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks! edit

  Technical barnstar
I'm very impressed with the speed you made the keyboard shortcut tool I suggested, and your other tools as well. This barnstar is much deserved. Kudos! Jon Harald Søby (talk) 01:13, 24 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thank you Jon Harald Søby, very much appreciated! --Ricordisamoa 01:16, 24 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Mediawiki... translation edit

Create this page :

  1. MediaWiki:Gadget-section-wikidata/bn - উইকিউপাত্ত - কেন্দ্রীয়
  2. MediaWiki:Gadget-slurpInterwiki/bn - slurpInterwiki:উইকিপিডিয়া থেকে আন্তঃউইকি আমদানি।

Thanks --—Leemon— Talk 17:17, 24 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I would do it, but I'm not an admin... ask here! --Ricordisamoa 17:31, 24 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
oops, sorry --—Leemon— Talk 17:34, 24 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

issuses with User:Ricordisamoa/AuthorityControl.js edit

Hello, is it possible to extend the tool on databases like Property:P345? Greets--CENNOXX (talk) 00:16, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Done, thanks for helping! --Ricordisamoa 00:25, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
There is a little bug, the IMDb identifier is for all four imdb links, not only the names:
Hope it's not hard to fix that.--CENNOXX (talk) 00:49, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Should work now (tested with title and character links). Thanks again! --Ricordisamoa 00:57, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks.--CENNOXX (talk) 18:21, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Next thing: Please take a look at the LCCN of Q61629. In Wikipedia LCCN nedds to be written in a special way and here in Wikidata it's now written in these two ways en:Wikipedia:Authority_control#LCCN. Your tool supports just one of them.--CENNOXX (talk) 18:21, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Please take a look at this discussion: as a result, LCCN should now be formatted as the Proposal 1. --Ricordisamoa 18:29, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks for the info.--CENNOXX (talk) 20:41, 25 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

MediaWiki coding conventions edit

Hi, I got this message on my talk page:

You changed the coding convention in MediaWiki:Gadget-AuthorityControl.js. It would be useful to use the MediaWiki coding conventions for JavaScript. --Fomafix (talk) 10:58, 27 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

--Zolo (talk) 13:07, 27 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

You are free to change the code using the coding conventions :-) --Ricordisamoa 13:11, 27 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Sure, I tried to do it, but as I know next to nothing about Javascript, I think it will be more useful to you than to me :). --Zolo (talk) 13:27, 27 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, but since I'm not familiar with them, let Bene* do that. --Ricordisamoa 14:22, 27 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Adminship edit

Hello Ricordisamoa, I would like to propose you here as an admin, because I think, you are a reliable User, who could use the rights. Especially now, because some of your scripts are gadgets, and there are frequently things to fix. If you have no objections, I would request your adminship.--CENNOXX (talk) 13:48, 28 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

No objections, go ahead! --Ricordisamoa 13:51, 28 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Deletion helper edit

Hey Ricordisamoa!

Could you check your gadget, please? It recently often made mistakes like this one. Kind regards, Vogone talk 14:02, 29 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Well, it isn't my gadget anymore... it is a gadget, with all modifications and evolutions made by Jitrixis and Bene*, so I don't understand very much it. I'll try something, but maybe it's better to ask them for help. Regards, Ricordisamoa 14:14, 29 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I redirected Jitrixis and Bene* to this discussion. Furthermore, I have disabled the gadget, as it seems to guess randomly, who has deleted an item.(another example) Regards, Vogone talk 21:31, 29 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
This part of the code was written by Jitrixis. --Bene* talk 16:47, 3 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Software edit

Hi, since you're also very active at the topic software I'd like to point you to the RFC about Software I've started. -- MichaelSchoenitzer (talk) 00:11, 30 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Bot per ICCU edit

Ciao Ricordisamoa, volevo chiederti se il tuo bot sarebbe disponibile, eventualmente, a inserire gli identificatori dell'ICCU nell'authority control. Non so bene ancora come faremo (e io non ci sarò da domani per una settimana), ma secondo me riusciamo a tirare giù una lista, tu che tipo di dati avresti bisogno? Ti va di iscriverti ad una mailing list di bibliotecari e wikipediani? Così ne parliamo. Grazie in ogni caso. --Aubrey (talk) 10:38, 30 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Certo, mi ha detto che è libero questo mese :) ... Ma da dove si prendono i dati (preferibilmente in formato JSON o XML)?
Per ora sta importando su Wikidata i vari VIAF, LCCN, GND e NDL dai template su WP (come it:Template:Controllo di autorità e de:Template:Normdaten) mediante delle espressioni regolari ad hoc; se invece la fonte è un'altra (il sito VIAF, se ho ben capito) devo sapere esattamente come. Regards, Ricordisamoa 11:26, 30 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

UserInfo.js edit

Nice localization! Now it work on wiki with not same timezone format with UTC+0. Please add possibility for translation. Thanks in advance.  Ę-oиė  >>> 07:37, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I'll do soon, thanks. --Ricordisamoa 07:44, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Anyway, it's work on my commons.js @minwiki (wikipedia with UTC+7 timezone) with "mw.loader", the older (User:PleaseStand/User info) not work at all. But on idwiki it's not work with mw.loader, it's work locally with "importscript" command from my translating page with an error at this situation. Can you check it? Note: we don't have "plural" on a word at Indonesian language. Thanks in advance.  Ę-oиė  >>> 09:05, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I recently updated it, check! And anyway, I'm preparing a deeper i18n. --Ricordisamoa 09:08, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Now it not work at all with mw.loader at minwiki and idwiki. And why you remove that "sex" mark? It's nice fungsional, only Jimbo maybe forgot or something about his preference. :)  Ę-oиė  >>> 09:20, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
For me it's working well... --Ricordisamoa 09:29, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Work for you at minwiki and idwiki? Btw the online mark why turn to grey at wikidata? And Red on enwiki even I'm online?  Ę-oиė  >>> 09:42, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Well, the colored icon isn't so intelligent... it simply checks when you did your last contribution: less than 2 minutes = green, between 2 minutes and 1 hour = gray, over 1 hour = red. --Ricordisamoa 10:10, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Oh I see. Anyway, can you make it longer for green? Maybe less than 10 minute? And how about my question about "mw.loader" not work for idwiki and minwiki but work on enwiki?  Ę-oиė  >>> 11:18, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I made a lot of bugfixes, and now it should work (tested at min.wiki)! There was an error with the message in min language. --Ricordisamoa 11:59, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Oke, Sir work to me too. How can I fix that error on min laguage, anyway? And work now on id wiki too. But still problem with user 43 tahun (7 years old user).  Ę-oиė  >>> 12:29, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I've found the problem! In the Ajax query, user.registration is null, so the date is set by default to January 1st, 1970... any ideas on how to handle this situation? --Ricordisamoa 13:23, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
How about if to deff that option for user with that criteria? So if Ajax query found that, it will not shown. ex: "An editor and administrator with xxxx edit...etc"  Ę-oиė  >>> 13:40, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, I already set up it to do this, check again! --Ricordisamoa 13:42, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Great! Work fine on id-wiki. Can wait for possibility of translation. :) Thanks a lot, Sir.  Ę-oиė  >>> 13:52, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Uhm, problem with "bloked" user, Sir.  Ę-oиė  >>> 14:27, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  fixed, thanks. --Ricordisamoa 14:42, 31 March 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Another bug http://prntscr.com/yqyp3  Ę-oиė  >>> 17:25, 1 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  semi-fixed it now returns "less than one second". --Ricordisamoa 06:51, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Grazie del benvenuto edit

Sto solo lurkando e facendo edit piccoli piccoli. :o) A rileggerci. --Paginazero (talk) 08:18, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Bug User:Ricordisamoa/AuthorityControl.js edit

All links of Property:P373, the Commons-category doesn't work at all.--CENNOXX (talk) 14:12, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Have you imported User:Ricordisamoa/AuthorityControl.js? The gadget isn't updated yet. --Ricordisamoa 14:34, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ah, okay. I updated it now.--CENNOXX (talk) 20:31, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, it's working well, so I've disabled my user-version. --Ricordisamoa 20:34, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Since now it is a default gadget, could you remove it from all pages in this list? --Ricordisamoa 20:39, 2 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I think I shouldn't do that. The userpages belong to the users, it's their thing to do what they want…--CENNOXX (talk) 00:00, 3 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Administrator edit

Congratulations on your election as an Administrator.

As an Administrator, you are allowed into #wikimedia-admin, the cross-wiki coordination channel for Wikimedia administrators. Any member of the channel can invite you in temporarily, but you need an invite exemption from a channel operator to get in whenever you want. Please come to #wikimedia and ask for an invite.

Any admin from any project is welcome and it is a good place for cross-wiki coordination of vandal and spam fighting. It is also useful for new admins to contact more experienced admins in real-time to get help with the more complicated admin tasks.

Thank you

Best regards, QuiteUnusual (talk) 19:32, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks a lot, I'll do. --Ricordisamoa 19:57, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Auguri per l'elezione. --ValterVB (talk) 20:37, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Grazie ancora, vedrò di fare del mio meglio. Ma che confusione tutti questi pulsanti! --Ricordisamoa 20:38, 4 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Congratulation!  Ę-oиė  >>> 01:03, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Congratulations. Well deserved. FrigidNinja 01:36, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

re: Traduzione script edit

Non ho la più pallida idea di cosa sia... avrò cliccato qualche pulsante per errore. --Viscontino talk 08:13, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Nessuna obiezione, procedi pure. --Viscontino talk 08:26, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

DeletionHelper edit

Hey! Come installo questo? --Mark91it's my world 08:51, 5 April 2013 (UTC) P.S. Congratulazioni per l'elezione :)Reply[reply]

Dato che ora non è più un gadget, a causa di molteplici problemi, crea il tuo common.js con questo testo:
(Ma un giorno ritornerà dove deve stare!) --Ricordisamoa 08:55, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Grazie! --Mark91it's my world 11:31, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ora è un gadget! --Ricordisamoa 13:24, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Hey, ho dei problemi con DH, non riesco più a inserire la stringa {{Deleted}} ecc. alla fine. È un mio problema soltanto o è successo qualcosa? Anche perché stamattina ho notato che tutte le mie preferenze si erano resettate.--Mark91it's my world 10:18, 10 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Non sei l'unico ad avere problemi con i gadget, prova a reimpostare le preferenze...
Ma per favore in futuro scrivi una nuova discussione in fondo, è scomodo rintracciare il messaggio tra le vecchie sezioni! --Ricordisamoa 22:02, 10 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Bot on hold? edit


I saw you added the IMDb identifier thing that I asked for here, which is great, but SamoaBot doesn't seem to be doing anything. Is it on hold for now? When can I expect it to be running? Gabbe (talk) 20:20, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

As per above, I'm not running SamoaBot at the moment, because it overlaps with VIAFbot. I and Maximilianklein are still looking for a solution. Please ask him. --Ricordisamoa 20:45, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
P.S. since SamoaBot isn't set up to import from nl.wiki other codes than IMDb, I'm running it. --Ricordisamoa 20:48, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Splendid. Thanks! Gabbe (talk) 21:58, 5 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Here is a bug. You should verify that the "id" parameter is indeed a series of digits before adding them. Gabbe (talk) 11:43, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
(I've fixed this for now, both here and on the Dutch Wikipedia. Gabbe (talk) 11:45, 7 April 2013 (UTC))Reply[reply]
Thank You, it's   fixed now! Moreover, I've set up the script to import IMDb codes from en.wiki, too. --Ricordisamoa 12:09, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I recently solved a bug that allowed importing IMDb codes from pages of non-films. --Ricordisamoa 12:24, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Is the en_wiki imports based on having the {{IMDb title}}-template? Because that is used on a lot of pages that don't necessarily have anything to do with the film in question. For example, I see that SamoaBot added the identifier "tt0076319" to the page Q2530921, which is a musical. It should have added the identifier to the page Q446633, which is about the film. Gabbe (talk) 12:33, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I rollbacked most of those edits (it was adding IMDb codes to persons!), and   fixed the bug here. Now it relies on en:Template:Infobox film. --Ricordisamoa 12:37, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Here, for example, it added the identifier "tt0089907". The item Q3226427 is about the film series, rather than the individual films themselves. The identifier "tt0089907" belongs to item Q1475119. Gabbe (talk) 12:45, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I   prevented the bot to add IMDb codes when the page contains several occurrences of en:Template:IMDb title. --Ricordisamoa 13:05, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Fantastic! Thanks. Gabbe (talk) 13:15, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

re:Stemmi comunali edit

Hai ragione, spero comunque che diventi impossibile aggiungere file non presenti su Commons. --Viscontino talk 20:14, 7 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SamoaBot adding double IMDb identifiers edit

See Q4802930 and Q7092972, among others. See here for an even more drastic example. FallingGravity (talk) 06:57, 10 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I am very sorry for all those mistakes, my fault. I'm already mass-reverting them. Thanks. --Ricordisamoa 12:30, 10 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks edit

Thanks -a bit late, unfortunately- for your help in that request--FAR (talk) 16:17, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

You're welcome, don't mind for the mistake! --Ricordisamoa 19:00, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

vital JS move tool for wikipedia edit

Hi, did you write any js code for wikipedia that I requested in Wikidata:Project_chat? yoursYamaha5 (talk) 19:20, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I'm working on it, please give me a few days... You will be noticed when it'll be ready. --Ricordisamoa 19:25, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thank you for your timeYamaha5 (talk) 19:31, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Property creator edit

Grazie della fiducia! ;) Adesso devo capire come essere utile. ;) --Paperoastro (talk) 20:21, 12 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Wikidata:Tools edit

Just a small hint. Only stable revisions need to be marked for translation, thus you don't need to mark each time after you updated the page. ;-) Kind regards, Vogone talk 01:07, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Ok, thanks. --Ricordisamoa 01:07, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Just a small hint when you delete pages, check where they are link at and fix the links where you moved the page to so people don't land on pages like this or a courtesy notice at my talk page would been nice.--Lam-ang (talk) 06:18, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
As I specified in the summary, the deletions were made to prepare the new translations, to be made via the Translate extension, so now all language-subpages can be recreated this way. --Ricordisamoa 11:09, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

2600:1011:B112:4A27:FDF5:C4A4:7D9:CA85 removing talk page messages edit

On my home wiki, it's OK to remove warning messages, which are visible in the page history. However, the removal of block notices isn't allowed, and because the IP clearly isn't interested in using the page constructively, I've revoked talk page access.--Jasper Deng (talk) 02:01, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Strong support --Ricordisamoa 02:05, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks for the cookie ! edit

It was delicious.   -- Метроитендо (Δισϻυτιον) 08:32, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

You're welcome. --Ricordisamoa 11:22, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Property:P411 edit


The above property is now available and can be used on items. I noticed you first proposed its creation. --  Docu  at 10:58, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks! I've already translated it into Italian. --Ricordisamoa 11:06, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Great. Another one: Property:P417 --  Docu  at 11:54, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Template:Tool edit

You created the Template:Tool, I dont know how to do it, so could you make it translateable?--CENNOXX (talk) 11:02, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I would avoid {{LangSwitch}}, I'd localize it via the Translate extension. I'll do it when I've got some time. --Ricordisamoa 11:21, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Property:P423 edit


The above property is now available and can be used on items. I noticed you participated in its discussion.--  Docu  at 14:54, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks for all of these! --Ricordisamoa 15:34, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

User:Ricordisamoa/DeletionHelper.js edit

Just to let you know I love this script, how hard would it be to do basically the same but for English Wikipedia's RFPP page? ·Add§hore· Talk To Me! 22:44, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Uhmm... I'm thinking... and preparing a new tool! --Ricordisamoa 22:53, 17 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
New tool is looking good :) ·Add§hore· Talk To Me! 22:56, 17 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Wikidata:Bots edit

You limited the translation of this page to only Italian. I want to translate it in French, but I can’t. — Ltrl G, 08:43, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

That was not him, that was me. The page isn't stable and changes almost every day since the policy isn't approved, yet. Only stable revisions should be marked for translation. Unfortunately, someone has marked this page for translation anyway and started to translate it to Italian. To prevent further translations, I restricted translation to that language. Kind regards, Vogone talk 09:21, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK. The log is not easy to read. — Ltrl G, 10:08, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Though... I marked some versions for translation, and started translating into Italian... --Ricordisamoa 10:16, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SamoaBot adding duplicates edit

SamoaBot has added another duplicate IMDb identifier, see Q5287266. Gabbe (talk) 16:03, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Another one, Q6543038. Gabbe (talk) 16:30, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
That's not my fault! SamoaBot at first imported VIAF/GND/LCCN/etc. but overlapped with VIAFbot, so I stopped it from doing this task; but now Dexbot is doing this task, too. And since SamoaBot caches a list of pages with the corresponding IMDb codes, some minutes before adding them to items, and Dexbot's edit preceded it by one minute... --Ricordisamoa 17:36, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I didn't say it was your fault. I said that the bot behaved unexpectedly. You might want to have a word with Dexbot's operator. Gabbe (talk) 19:42, 15 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Never mind. I'm going to switch to Pywikipediabot this week: this will avoid any further problem. --Ricordisamoa 12:47, 17 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

AuthorityControl.js - MusicBrainz edit

Hi, could you please add the new MusicBrainz-Properities to AuthorityControl.js? The links are the following:

Thanks a lot! -- MichaelSchoenitzer (talk) 11:10, 19 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Done. In the future, please post such requests here, using {{Edit protected}}, so that all admins can easily review them. Anyway, already requested. :-) --Ricordisamoa 11:31, 19 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

athletics vs sports edit

Hi Ricordisamoa. You recently said (Wikidata:Project_chat#Swapping_two_items) you'd take care of the item swap required after the messy change Q2066131. I hope you won't mind the friendly reminder but this should really be taken care of as it affects thousands of items. As I said before I'm willing to help if needed but I can't delete items. Thanks in advance, Pichpich (talk) 13:46, 19 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks :) edit

Thank you very much to add the list of Wikipedia template on gadget autoEdit. Kind regards,  Ę-oиė  >>> 07:53, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks to You for having added all those descriptions in that item :) But how did you do that? --Ricordisamoa 07:56, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Because of this instruction, Sir. I made my own list. :)  Ę-oиė  >>> 08:04, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, you can now remove those parts of code... :) --Ricordisamoa 08:08, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Aye aye, Sir. I will do that. Thanks again. :)  Ę-oиė  >>> 08:11, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Full protection of main page edit

Hello. I have posted at WD:AN about that disputed full protection. I'd thought you'd like to be aware of that. Thanks.--Jasper Deng (talk) 07:54, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thank You, I'll read it. --Ricordisamoa 07:57, 22 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

ICCU edit

Hi Ricordisamoa,

Would you have a look at the format question at Property talk:P396? You edited the property some time ago. --  Docu  at 07:35, 25 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Ok, I'll do. --Ricordisamoa 09:04, 25 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Q8308802 edit

I see that you recently deleted this item as being non-notable. (By the way, the deleted English Wikipedia page was about an unrelated person with the same name.) I don't dispute that James Loveland isn't notable enough for his own Wikipedia article, but he is notable enough to be listed in an infobox at w:Loveland, Ohio as the city's namesake. Do you happen to know if there will be a way for Wikidata to provide such information to Wikipedias without creating separate items, like the one you deleted? I'm not necessarily trying to get the item restored; I'm just wondering which feature I should wait for. :^) – Minh Nguyễn (talk, contribs) 11:15, 26 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thank You for pointing this out,   undeleted. Regards, Ricordisamoa 13:13, 26 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Merge Tool edit

Hi here you said you are working on a merge tool. How is the progress on that? Regards--Saehrimnir (talk) 20:03, 27 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

far less than a proof-of-concept... I'll fiddle with it in the next days.--Ricordisamoa 20:06, 27 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Then good Luck.--Saehrimnir (talk) 20:30, 27 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

tutorial for bot edit

Hello, i saw your bot uses python. I've been trying to get into botting myself, but i can't find any good tutorials or guides. Could you recommend some? Amphicoelias (Talk) 12:23, 28 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Well, at the moment I'm rewriting my scripts for the Pywikipedia-rewrite branch (this seems to be recommended...) so SamoaBot is currently in breakdown. I succeeded to add claims (diff) and now it can even add more descriptions at once (see) but it fails to create references...
A good guide (but still incomplete) would be this.
PS: I asked Legoktm for help... --Ricordisamoa 12:55, 28 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

bot-request about gap in asteroid sequence edit

Hello, thank you far having started working on it. Nevertheless I've just seen that another bot (Ra-bot-nik) has done the same work already. Bye.--Ysogo (talk) 20:25, 28 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

New tool edit

Hi, in fa.wiki one of my friends developed a tool which can collect link's informations . here is the tool.

I want to add some possibilities too this tool but i couldn't :(

for example here I want to know which links are exists in fa.wiki or what is their label or how many interwikis are in items. now it shows the size or the first editor or last editor ,... (with click on LinkInfo)

would please add these queries to this tool?

  • number of interwikis.
  • label of specific lang. for example fa:?
  • interwikis of specific lang if exits. for example fa:?

thanks Yamaha5 (talk) 21:30, 28 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Bot edit

Can you help me creating a bot? Xaris333 (talk) 18:06, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Ready! en:User:Xaris333Bot. Xaris333 (talk) 18:56, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Next step? Xaris333 (talk) 19:54, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Microsoft Windows 7 64 bit. I have Python installed. I choose Pywikipediabot. Next? Xaris333 (talk) 20:54, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Next step? Xaris333 (talk) 14:38, 30 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I have download PyWikipediaBot but i dont understand this instrudion:

To allow your source code to be developed outside of the pywikipedia source direction, add something like


to a file that gets run on login, usually ~/.bashrc - this avoids typing the export PYTHONPATH part in each time you log in. Naturally, change paths to match your installation.

Xaris333 (talk) 17:16, 30 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Suggestion for script UserInfo.js edit

Hi, Ricordisamoa.
How about if you use this than "duration-seconds" or "duration-years" or ect. for variable on your script? And how about to use this to make variable for ""less than one second"? Than how to translate the other variable, like "A", "old", "with", "Last edited", "and"?
Kind regards,  Ę-oиė  >>> 18:45, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  • Now it uses "just-now" (diff);
  • what do you mean with the first sentence?
  • I believe "A", "old", etc. are a bit out-of-scope of MediaWiki messages, but I'll try to find something similar; in case, I'll adjust my script to match an existing messages that could do the job.
Regards, Ricordisamoa 19:29, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Great! :) For the first sentence I mean are to change "duration-seconds" MediaWiki:Duration-seconds/en with MediaWiki:Seconds/en and so-on to make it shorten.
Btw I think you can remove variable "old" (example for lang "id")
Thanks in advance,  Ę-oиė  >>> 19:42, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
For the second, it's   fixed --Ricordisamoa 19:50, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Also the first is   done! --Ricordisamoa 19:54, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
PS: thanks a lot   --Ricordisamoa 20:04, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
No problem   Have a nice day!  Ę-oиė  >>> 20:18, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

@Iwan Novirion: I have introduced localization for "and" and commas, too. --Ricordisamoa 13:59, 21 December 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Module:Label edit

So I spoke with some devs in #wikimedia-tech, and it took a weird API edit to force the contentmodel to change to Scribunto (the Lua format). Apparently this bug only affects Wikidata (right now at least), so it might be easier to create test modules as Module:User:Ricordisamoa/test or something. Legoktm (talk) 20:48, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Hi, thanks for suggesting to test.
I ended up trying the sample from mw:Extension:WikibaseClient/Lua at Module:Wikibase. I doesn't seem to work around here. --  Docu  at 21:56, 29 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I created Bugzilla:47862 about it. --  Docu  at 06:23, 30 April 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I just wrote Module:WBHacks, which is used by Template:label and Template:autodescription. Legoktm (talk) 04:43, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Aiuto su editclaim edit

Sapresti mica come fare? Wikidata_talk:Creating_a_bot#editclaim_in_Pywikipediabot --ValterVB (talk) 12:59, 1 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Sono di nuovo qua a rompere le scatole :) finalmente sono riuscito a far funzionare il rewrite branch. Vista la mancanza di documentazione, sapresti indicarmi come aggiungere una proprietà con più valori e relative fonte? basta un semplice es. --ValterVB (talk) 13:48, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ecco qua:
wd = pywikibot.Site('wikidata','wikidata').data_repository() # repository di Wikidata
item = pywikibot.ItemPage(wd,'Q4115189') # la "Pagina delle prove"/sandbox
item.get() # necessario
if not 'p141' in item.claims: # verifico che la proprietà non sia già presente (si può omettere in caso di valori multipli)
	reference=pywikibot.Claim(wd,'p143') # "importato da"
	reference.setTarget(pywikibot.ItemPage(wd,'Q11920')) # "Wikipedia in italiano"
	claim = pywikibot.Claim(wd,'p141') # "stato di conservazione IUCN"
	claim.setTarget(pywikibot.ItemPage(wd,'Q237350')) # "specie estinta"
	item.addClaim(claim) # aggiunge l'asserzione
	claim.addSource(reference) # imposta la fonte

- questo dovrebbe aggiungere stato di conservazione IUCN = specie estinta alla pagina di prova. Fammi sapere se hai ancora problemi :-) --Ricordisamoa 13:58, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

PS: non credo che Bene* sarebbe molto felice per questo cambio di framework... :-\ --Ricordisamoa 14:01, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Io gli ho chiesto se pensava di aggiornarlo, ma ha detto che non lo avrebbe fatto in tempi brevi, così... --ValterVB (talk) 14:36, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Grazie mille, funziona quasi tutto. Il problema che mi rimane è quello di aggiungere 2 valori alla stessa sproprietà con relative fonti. Es devo aggiungere la proprietà p161 con valori Q4547 e Q11920 entrambi con fonte p143 q11920, ma il primo valore lo aggiunge correttamente con fonte mentre il secondo lo aggiunge senza fonte e va in errore. --ValterVB (talk) 14:36, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ho lo stesso problema!!! Sembra proprio un bug di PWB, guarda per esempio cosa ho dovuto fare... --Ricordisamoa 14:39, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Provo a chiedergli anch'io. Volevo inizare a importare tutti i film con i vari dati dell'infobox, ma se non posso aggiungere le fonti su tutti i valori sono bloccato. --ValterVB (talk) 14:46, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Grazie edit

Grazie mille per il benvenuto. Saluti. --Shalbat (talk) 09:22, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Di niente, fai come se fossi a casa tua sulla tua wiki (o quasi)   --Ricordisamoa 14:02, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Aiuto script edit

Ciao, volevo chiederti un aiuto. Ho creato uno script in JS abbastanza efficiente, il quale importa correttamente molti dei valori presenti nel template "Divisione amministrativa" (per adesso ottimizzato per i comuni italiani) scartando ovviamente i dati già presenti. Ho due problemi: non capisco come inserire le fonti (che sarebbe sempre it.wiki) e nonostante mi segnali che potrebbe aggiungere altre proprietà, noto che moltissime le "salta", diciamo che ne fa un massimo di 2 per elemento (e quindi devo eseguire più volte il codice...).

Vedevo che Pywikipediabot sembra molto efficiente ma non l'ho mai usato. Ho intenzione di usare lo script attuale per creare un elenco del tipo:

  • entità - proprietà - valore - tipovalore

per poi passare con Pywikipediabot, prendere questi dati, e inserirli (dopo un altro controllo se esistono già) con le fonti. Quando hai tempo potresti riuscire a creare uno script che funzioni in questo modo? Se vuoi ti passerò i miei dati in modo da smezzarci il lavoro. E se tutto andrà bene con questo template, implementerò anche il template Bio e altri!

Fammi sapere, ciao! --Viscontino (talk) 09:22, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Se mi fai vedere il codice posso provare a capire come mai "salti" alcune proprietà; ma allora perché non ricreare l'intero sistema con Piwikipediabot? Con SamoaBot ho ancora qualche problema con le fonti (discussione), tuttavia per l'importazione del nome scientifico funziona benissimo. --Ricordisamoa 14:14, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ho risolto e modificato pesantemente il codice. L'unica cosa che mi manca quindi sono le fonti. Guardavo sulla "guida" in api.php ma non capisco cosa sia il parametro snaks... Cavolo. Riuscissi a sistemare questa cosa non ci sarebbe nemmeno bisogno di riscriverlo, a meno che sia in qualche modo necessario o più facilmente modificarlo in futuro. --Viscontino (talk) 14:46, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Per le fonti in JavaScript non c'è nulla di meglio che draggableSitelinks; ecco un semplice esempio:
var snaks={
			"property":"p143", // Property:P143 = "importato da"
				"value":{"entity-type":"item","numeric-id":11920} // Q11920 = Wikipedia in italiano
		"entity":wgPageName, // ID dell'elemento
		"statement":"q7350801$5938F927-65D8-496B-B929-1ED94B060A00", // ID univoco dell'asserzione, è solo un esempio
		"snaks":JSON.stringify(snaks), // naturalmente il parametro "snaks" va convertito in stringa
		// verifico se ho avuto successo

--Ricordisamoa 15:25, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Comunque, fonti a parte, la cosa migliore sarebbe senz'altro PWB; vedi anche la 7ª richiesta di approvazione per SamoaBot, ho proposto la proprietà "codice catastale" che ci farebbe comodo... --Ricordisamoa 15:29, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Anche il codice ISTAT dovremmo creare. Grazie mille per il codice che mi hai passato. Non posso confermarti ancora di averlo implementato con successo visto che wikidata mi sta dando qualche problemuccio. --Viscontino (talk) 15:41, 2 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Chiesto codice ISAT. --β16 - (talk) 08:47, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

My bot edit

I already request my bot status on this wikidata,meta and min.wiki. Sorry for ignore your notice because I didn't used Aplikasi account just now. I used my bot to put interwiki for ms,min and id wiki.--파한 Aplikasi 03:54, 3 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I have already sent a request for a bot status on meta and min.wp since yesterday. I'm already have a bot flag on ms.wp. I hope you may unblocked my bot and I will wait to used wikidata until my bot got a bot flag.--파한 Aplikasi 12:05, 3 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Translation notification: Wikidata:Flooders edit

Hello Ricordisamoa,

You are receiving this notification because you signed up as a translator to Italian on Wikidata. The page Wikidata:Flooders is available for translation. You can translate it here:

The priority of this page is medium. The deadline for translating this page is 2013-05-12.

Please translate the new policy affecting the new "flood" user group.

Your help is greatly appreciated. Translators like you help Wikidata to function as a truly multilingual community.

Thank you!

Wikidata translation coordinators‎, 14:57, 4 May 2013 (UTC)

Proprietà Unicode astronomic symbol edit

Ciao Ricordisamoa! Cosa ne pensi di questa proposta di Tobias1984, per la tua proposta della proprietà Unicode astronomic symbol ;) --Paperoastro (talk) 21:27, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

È perfetta, archivia pure la proposta del simbolo astronomico! - E se non ricordo male, avevo già proposto una simile generalizzazione... --Ricordisamoa 21:35, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  Done. Avevi fatto una proposta al bar, ma aveva avuto poco seguito. --Paperoastro (talk) 21:47, 4 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Property:P489 "currency symbol" edit


The above property is now available and can be used on items. I noticed you participated in its discussion. A property for unicode characters (Property:P487) is also available. -- --  Docu  at 07:14, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

re edit

Hello, Ricordisamoa. You have new messages at ValterVB's talk page.
You can remove this notice at any time by removing the {{Talkback}} or {{Tb}} template.

--ValterVB (talk) 09:57, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Templates edit

I hope you have noticed what your changes do on this page and all the other translated pages.--Giftzwerg 88 (talk) 11:48, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

It's work in progress. Hopefully we can do away with the translated pages. --  Docu  at 11:53, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Some of the samples still need fixing, but otherwise it seems to work.
If no version in a given language is available, it falls back to English.
The only odd thing is that one has to use "uselang" to switch to a given language in addition to the link, e.g. Wikidata:List_of_properties/es?uselang=es#Lago
.. but then, users generally wouldn't switch ;) --  Docu  at 13:08, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Please see Wikidata_talk:List_of_properties#Size.2Fstructure_issue. --  Docu  at 14:35, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Wikidata:List of properties edit

It's full of errors now probably because of your edits at Template:List of properties/Row. If you're rebuilding something you might want to add a notice to the top of the page that you're working on it. It's quite a high traffic page. Multichill (talk) 12:22, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SamoaBot edit

Your bot is flooding Special:RecentChanges. What's going on? They still have a botflag, so is this a bug? FrigidNinja 23:53, 5 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

seems, that the edits which add labels don't have the botflag, so it isn't a bug.--CENNOXX (talk) 17:18, 6 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I'm trying to fix it and doing some edits; ping me if I'm wrong. --Ricordisamoa 17:49, 6 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
It seems to be fixed now... PWB requires bot=True for every action... --Ricordisamoa 18:01, 6 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
No, it's still flooding Special:RecentChanges. The Anonymouse (talk | contribs) 17:45, 9 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, retrying... --Ricordisamoa 17:47, 9 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
No way! a PWB bug? --Ricordisamoa 18:00, 9 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Sorry to bother you again, but SamoaBot is flooding Recent Changes again. :/ The Anonymouse (talk) 05:46, 25 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Should be resolved now, thanks. --Ricordisamoa 06:10, 25 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

RFD script edit

Hi! I think your RFD script may have broken with the recent change to editing sections in MW. Please see my attempted change here Which doesnt seem to have fixed anything. meta:Change_to_section_edit_links ·Add§hore· Talk To Me! 10:40, 7 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Well, for DeletionHelper I used some code from my SectionTools, and this edit fixed anything. Try refreshing your browser's cache. --Ricordisamoa 10:55, 7 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Anyway, with this the BeneBot* should do it by itself... --Ricordisamoa 10:56, 7 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Mineo edit

Hey Ricardi. Hope you don't mind, but I've re-added confirmed to Mineo (talkcontribsnew itemsnew lexemesSULBlock logUser rights logUser rightsxtools)'s account, since I didn't see "implicit member of: autoconfirmed users" at UserRights. As of this Gerrit change (pursuant to bug 46461), 50 edits are required to get autoconfirmed here, and Mineo only had 24. — PinkAmpers&(Je vous invite à me parler) 15:10, 8 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Don't mind, I had already noticed it (I wasn't aware of that change). I hope Mineo will soon hit 50 edits!
— But please call me Ricordisamoa, or simply Ricordi. --Ricordisamoa 15:48, 8 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Hehe sorry, Ricordi. And yeah, I hope so too, since in light of bugzilla:48086 the confirmed flag doesn't do much good at the moment. — PinkAmpers&(Je vous invite à me parler) 00:15, 9 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SamoaBot Edits edit

Your bot adds wrong scientific names as well as wrong taxon ranks. Could you try to increase the reliability? Just having a lot of data waste in wikidata is not senseful. You could try to integrate some reasoning (e.g. adding information only if the same info is present in ALL linked articles), scientific names with 2 parts should be species level, 3 parts should be subspecies or something similar. I do not like the idea of needing a lot of human interaction to fix the avoidable errors bots made. FelixReimann (talk) 14:20, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I don't see anything wrong with "Achyrolimonia trigonoides subtrigonoides" as taxon name... see the nl.wiki article; taxon rank is wrong (it's a subspecies) but there is no way to programmatically retrieve it from the infobox, and I still don't find it a big problem. --Ricordisamoa 14:28, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Sorry, wrong item, see [1]. FelixReimann (talk) 14:33, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
You think it is not a big problem that you create wrong information (bot-based and thus in masses) just because you can't get the correct information from a taxo box? Really? I think no information is better than the wrong one. FelixReimann (talk) 14:35, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
That's why: [2]! It simply imported the infobox value, you cannot blame me if the infoboxes are incorrect! --Ricordisamoa 14:39, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
But this infobox vi:Achyrolimonia trigonoides trigonoides has always been correct. If checking also this linked language version, your bot could see that there is a difference. If we want to have wikidata as the basis of all wikipedias, we should at least try to have high quality sources. And if you import from wikipedia (not a very good source), then you could at least check if the different language versions agree. If all would be wrong then I would not have started this discussion. FelixReimann (talk) 14:52, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
The problem is, that this error does not happen once or twice but very very often. And this list shows only the errors visible due to the given constraint. So, yes, I blame you as the bot operator to mass add a lot of wrong information, because you rely only on the correctness of the interwikilinks (LOL!) and the information of a single wikipedia. Please, add some kind of error checking to reduce the creation of data rubbish. FelixReimann (talk) 15:21, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Besides this, when do you plan to fix these and these errors your bot made? Do get an overview: Every entry at Wikidata:Database_reports/Constraint_violations/P225 in the section "Unique value" violations where the same item is linked twice or more times is due to the second error about User:Sk!d informed you. I guess around 3000 items are affected. FelixReimann (talk) 14:05, 11 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, it's removing duplicates now (example). --Ricordisamoa 14:13, 11 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks. Most of the duplicate entries are removed now. However, about 350 are still missing. You find them at Wikidata:Database_reports/Constraint_violations/P225, most of them starting at "Bicava fuscicollis". It would be great, if your bot could remove them also. FelixReimann (talk) 07:50, 14 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Mind reading! Just a minute ago I set up the bot so that it can now fix up to 3-duplicate claims: see a preview here! --Ricordisamoa 07:55, 14 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
:-) Thanks! FelixReimann (talk) 08:11, 14 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Nick edit

Scusa per aver toppato il nick. :) Quando hai fatto, lasciami un messaggio (preferibilmente su it.wp), così poi avverto di inserire il link tuo. --Sannita - not just another it.wiki sysop 15:19, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Fa niente, Sannito  , ma come ho detto non sono molto sicuro della legittimità di un dominio alternativo e non ufficiale... --Ricordisamoa 15:30, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Mica è colpa nostra se all'ICCU non sanno fare i link... Questa soluzione è provvisoria, ovviamente, ma meno male che t'è venuta in mente. Purtroppo, da quell'altro lato, passerà molto tempo prima che si giunga alla realizzazione del problema... --Sannito - not just another it.wiki sysop 21:28, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ti ho scritto...   --Ricordisamoa 21:31, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Come scritto nella home page, adesso si possono usare tre formati di collegamento:
--Ricordisamoa 21:39, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Wisto. ;) --Sannita - not just another it.wiki sysop 21:39, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Hai intenzione di diffondere la questione? Magari Wikimedia Italia vorrà comprare iccu.it o cose simili... --Ricordisamoa 21:45, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Vedremo. Piuttosto, il motivo per cui alla fine ti ho chiesto di sistemare la cosa è che non tutti i codici sono CFIV, tipo Q472756. Giusto per farti capire perché andava corretto il link. :) --Sannita - not just another it.wiki sysop 21:48, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Certo, ho seguito tutta la faccenda dalla vostra mailing list, dopo che Aubrey mi ha costretto convinto ad iscrivermi. (A proposito, dovrei pensare seriamente ad archiviare questa pagina!) --Ricordisamoa 22:20, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
E ho fatto la stessa cosa per bncf.tk: che la guerra dei domini abbia inizio! — Buona notte. --Ricordisamoa 22:42, 10 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Q3709888 edit

Hi Ricordisamoa,

Would you help me remove P:P17-Q3709888 from Special:WhatLinksHere/Q3709888? --  Docu  at 06:31, 12 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Sure! --Ricordisamoa 11:09, 12 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  Doing… --Ricordisamoa 12:05, 12 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Wow, already all done: Thanks for your help. --  Docu  at 12:10, 12 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Yes,   Done (bots are fast!) – You're welcome! Feel free to request other jobs to be made by SamoaBot. :-) --Ricordisamoa 12:15, 12 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Here is one, maybe you are interested: Yesterday, we set up Properties with symmetric constraints with reports like the one for P26. See #Bot jobs --  Docu  at 06:13, 13 May 2013 (UTC) (edited)Reply[reply]

„Kategorie:Senator der Republik Italien“ (Q8729208) edit

Mi permetto di ricordare che nè in de. nè in it. nè in fr. il contenuto delle categorie si limita ai senatori della Repubblica come vorrebbe far credere il titolo di questo oggetto. Le tue azioni ritengo quindi un atto non condivisibile. Scopo di questo metodo berlusconiano sarà forse di evitare la collaborazione che viene da altri progetti. --Enzian44 (talk) 00:28, 13 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

deletionhelper edit

can you made deletion helper is also can work in Wikidata:Requests for deletions/All?--DangSunM (talk) 20:40, 13 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Property Versions edit

I've see you've also suggested that P348 'stable Version' should be generalized, I've created a proposal for this here. Please comment (there), so that we can hopefully do this quickly. -- MichaelSchoenitzer (talk) 22:25, 14 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

IMDb errors edit


Is it possible to check if there's more than one IMDb template on a page before importing its value? That would avoid errors like this one (the IMDb identifier added is that of Lena Endre).

Also, is it possible for the bot to check if the article itself concerns a film or actor? That would avoid errors like this (the IMDb identifiers belongs to a film about the organization). Gabbe (talk) 07:35, 15 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Fixed, now it skips the item if:
  • multiple {{IMDb}} templates are found;
  • {{IMDb|film}} is found but no {{Film}} is present on the page
  • {{IMDb|nome}} is found but no {{Bio}} is present
Thanks, --Ricordisamoa 08:41, 15 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Why... edit

...this edit? --Ricordisamoa 14:52, 15 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Because ro:Categorie:Universităţi din Statele Unite ale Americii is an empty redirected category, therefore must not have interlanguage links. Place Clichy (talk) 15:17, 15 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, thanks! --Ricordisamoa 15:19, 15 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Wikidata:Administrators edit


You added another link and marked this page for traslation. Did you select the "Do not invalidate translations" check box? If yes, why? If not, there's a bug somewhere because the Russian translation is shown as actual. --Michgrig (talk) 05:18, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Yes, I did, because that link wasn't urgent IMHO. --Ricordisamoa 10:20, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
But I don't think that the matter here is urgency. When the translations are not invalidated, the translators will not know if something has been changed. Hence, the translation will be updated only if someone notifies the difference. My opinion is that this check box is only for the cases when a change in the English version does not influence the translations (e.g., a typo) --Michgrig (talk) 10:26, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
OK, I'll re-mark it for translation. --Ricordisamoa 10:28, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

SamoaBot 21 edit

Vai, vai, vai. (cit.) --Sannita - not just another it.wiki sysop 11:24, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  Doing… --Ricordisamoa 11:47, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Merge of items edit

Thank you for the welcome message, and thank you for the execution of deletions! I proposed Q8889511 for deletion (because it contained less information) but you deleted Q7616339. Should I always merge to the element with the lower id? And did you change Q7616339 manually or did you use technical help? --Alexander.Meier (talk) 23:36, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Yes, always the item with the higher Qid should be deleted. To update the other item, I simply added claims manually, and later used draggableSitelinks to add sources. But also my bot helped me a lot.   --Ricordisamoa 23:51, 16 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thank you! --Alexander.Meier (talk) 00:00, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Ricordisamoa, you are not quite right. In Help:Merge, it is written that it is acceptable to delete the item with lower Q-number if this needs less efforts. --Michgrig (talk) 08:30, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Tool handling merge needed edit

I am interested in merging duplicate items on gu and en wiki but without tool it became tiresome lengthy process. Its long awaited and discussed tool but still not available. please do something about it. Eagerly waiting for tool. See [3] also, may be some helpful info.--Nizil Shah (talk) 12:32, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

OK, I'll work on it. --Ricordisamoa 12:37, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks for prompt reply. eagerly waiting as I have a long list to work on :[4] Regards --Nizil Shah (talk) 12:43, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
The move "site link" tool could offer to move all other site links to the same item and then list the item for deletion. --  Docu  at 12:45, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Dear Docu, I am alreay using "move" and "request deletion" tool. But I have to move all links one by one if there are more links + statements, aliases, labels and descriptions can not be moved by "move" tool. After moving all things one by one, I request deletion, write reason for deletion "merged with Q####". Instead if we have a tool where we just add Q#### and Q#### and 'click', it done. :) see some discussion here:[5] regards. --Nizil Shah (talk) 12:55, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Update edit

Ciao Ricordisamoa, come è andato il bot? Ha già finito? Domani volevamo far partire il bot di Cristian su Wikipedia, così prende tutte le property da wikidata. --Aubrey (talk) 11:07, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Sì, già finito (stanotte)! E l'ho anche eseguito una seconda volta, in più con la risoluzione dei redirect. Qui trovi l'elenco delle voci senza un elemento collegato (avvisatemi se ne risolvete qualcuno) e qui le voci non presenti. In entrambe le liste ho segnato con "× 2" le voci presenti più di una volta (magari perché reindirizzamenti con titoli diversi). Per me RCantoroBot può partire, ma è meglio che verifichi preventivamente la presenza dell'asserzione in ogni elemento. PS: sarebbe opportuno gestire questa conversazione in maniera centralizzata, non credete? --Ricordisamoa 11:16, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Grandissimo, gran bel lavoro.
D'accordissimo sulla gestione centralizzata (fra l'altro, avrei preferito scriverti delle mail, ma non ho tuoi contatti, quindi ho ripiegato per le talks). Direi di rimanere nel bar principale del progetto Bibliografia, dove puoi prenderti il giusto onore di dire qquello che hai fatto, e ripostare i link che hai dato a me.
Io intanto ho aggiornato questa pagina.
Dovresti fare un bel corso online per quel paio di botolatori interessati a lavorare con Wikidata, altrimenti il povero SamoaBot morirà di fatica :-) --Aubrey (talk) 12:00, 17 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Chi sono? :-O --Ricordisamoa 09:52, 18 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
io Sannita e Cristian di sicuro :-) 10:51, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Sloggato? --Ricordisamoa 11:01, 18 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Si scusa. Intanto, potrei chiederti di fare un giro anche Wikidata:Requests_for_permissions/Bot/VIAFbot_3 qui? Sannita mi dice che tu sei admin qui. Aubrey (talk) 14:40, 21 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Sì, lo sono, ma solo i burocrati possono flaggare i bot, e in ogni caso VIAFbot è già flaggato e ampiamente approvato, non credo ci siano problemi (pensa alle migliaia di elementi creati dal mio bot pur senza approvazione!) --Ricordisamoa 15:49, 21 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Etichette edit

Ok, grazie! --Roberto Segnali all'Indiano 10:49, 18 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

IMDb edit

Per ora conviene non far passare più il bot per l'aggiunta del codice IMDb prelevandolo da it.wiki, il template è usato spesso come fonte, e quindi ci sono parecchi errori. Sto cercando di sistemrli a mano ma ci vorrà un po' di tempo. --ValterVB (talk) 11:46, 19 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Me ne sono accorto, infatti quello che sta ancora importando (ogni tanto) è da en.wiki. --Ricordisamoa 11:49, 19 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

sex or gender (P21) edit

Hi Ricordisamoa,

User:Ricordisamoa/SetGender.js still uses old values such as Q43445. Would you update it? --  Docu  at 11:22, 20 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

No, I wouldn't update it anymore, please use Wikidata_Useful by Magnus Manske or simply let the job being done by bots. --Ricordisamoa 17:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I'm asking as I came across an editor who might still be using it as he adds Q43445. --  Docu  at 18:34, 20 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

adding a link to another language of same article edit

I am trying to add, in the side bar Languages, to a page in English, and actually also in French, a link to their cognate article in Arabic, I go to the "add" page, then I get unstuck. Will not accept the Arabic link. Can you advise? Thanks.  – The preceding unsigned comment was added by Ostera65 (talk • contribs).

If you click 'Details' in the error message you see, you'll get more info. Probably, there are two items about the same topic and they need to be merged. Ricordisamoa, I hope you do not mind me answering on your page :) --Michgrig (talk) 13:53, 21 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

merge.js edit

Hi. I would be busy till Monday but would be very happy if you work on merge.js. Can you uncomment entityselector parts on lines 389 and 432 of User:Ricordisamoa/merge.js? This is a good feature but I couldn't make it stable enough to use. Also please commit my last changes into yours (specially on div and label parts). I couldn't implement moving reference of claim but I think you can fix it. Thanks –ebraminiotalk 20:45, 22 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

OK, I'll try, thanks. --Ricordisamoa 20:50, 22 May 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I merged almost of them (except the not working claim reference moving). Please make you great changes to User:Ebraminio/merge.js so I have access to fix minor code and UI thi