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Call for participation in the interview study with Wikidata editorsEdit

Dear Thierry Caro,

I hope you are doing good,

I am Kholoud, a researcher at King’s College London, and I work on a project as part of my PhD research that develops a personalized recommendation system to suggest Wikidata items for the editors based on their interests and preferences. I am collaborating on this project with Elena Simperl and Miaojing Shi.

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Please contact me using the email mentioned above if you have any questions or require more information about this project.

Thank you for considering taking part in this research.



mix-n-match catalog 296 url format changed and new itemsEdit

Hi, did you notice the Mix'n'match catalog you created for the NRT Database now has broken links due to a URL change can you update https://mix-n-match.toolforge.org/#/catalog/296 to use the new format? New format https://www.nrtdatabase.org/trailDetail.php?recordID=320 vs old format http://www.americantrails.org/NRTDatabase/trailDetail.php?recordID=320 there also should now be 1333 items compared to the existing 1266 items in the catalog. Thought you might want to update this to help get to a complete match. Wolfgang8741 (talk) 02:18, 23 March 2022 (UTC)

Hi. Thank you for your notice. Updating this requires some effort I am not able to involve myself into right now. Can you do it, possibly? Thierry Caro (talk) 04:54, 27 March 2022 (UTC)
The only thing I have updated is National Recreation Trails Database ID (P3353) an the French Wikipedia pages that use it. Thierry Caro (talk) 05:03, 27 March 2022 (UTC)
Hi sorry, with out a ping I don't typically notice replies. I was hoping you had an existing script to grab them. I'll look into a fix, but I don't believe I can update a Mix-n-match catalog created by another person. Wolfgang8741 (talk) 17:30, 31 March 2022 (UTC)

Indiana State Historical Marker Program ID updatedEdit

I updated the property you proposed Indiana State Historical Marker Program ID (P9546). I believe this is a more accurate to the historical markers being referenced. When you have a chance, please review the change in constraints and examples. I've also created a proposal for the numeric ID for the official marker ID to be a complement to P9546. Once approved I plan on work to creating the markers. Wolfgang8741 (talk) 17:35, 31 March 2022 (UTC)

LFChistory.net -profiles/ID'sEdit

Hello Thierry Caro. In 2011 I asked a fellow wikipedian to create a template in norwegian wikipedia Template:LFChistory.net player ID (Q25781493) for this wikidata-property, LFChistory.net player ID (P9277). But haven't got around to add more than 85 profile-links manually to it but is it to few to ask for a bot or another easy way to transfer them to wikidata-profiles ? Best regards Migrant (talk) 18:09, 6 April 2022 (UTC)


Bonjour, pour info les cartes sont "faibles" sur la Belgique... ça serat cool si tu pouvais aider sur les tramways d'Anvers et Bruxelles ? Cf https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liste_des_tramways_en_Belgique#R%C3%A9seaux_actuels A plus Bouzinac💬✒️💛 13:58, 29 April 2022 (UTC)

@Bouzinac: Salut. À mes heures perdues je m'occupe de réseaux de tramway ici ou là. Par exemple le Nottingham Express Transit (Q64138) en février ou celui d'Île-de-France en ce moment. Je peux donc regarder pour la Belgique à l'avenir, pas de problème. Cependant ce sera fait un peu mollement, OK ? Thierry Caro (talk) 15:32, 29 April 2022 (UTC)