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Bug 7561 - List Namespace
List Namespace
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedi...
: shell
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Reported: 2006-10-13 18:21 UTC by Shyam
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:06 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Shyam 2006-10-13 18:21:33 UTC
All the articles on English Wikipedia starting with "List of" should be replaced
with "List:", which is a new proposed namespace. The proposal was made on the
following link:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Village_pump_(proposals)#List_Namespace
Please follow up the link, it dictates the feasibility of the proposal.

Regards,
Shyam
Comment 1 Aryeh Gregor (not reading bugmail, please e-mail directly) 2006-10-13 20:07:58 UTC
This would not be easily reversible, since the pages would all have to be
manually moved (and there are undoubtedly a lot of them).  I don't think this is
happening until you get actual consensus on-wiki, rather than the small and
fairly divided discussion you linked to.
Comment 2 Filip Maljkovic [Dungodung] 2006-10-13 20:23:24 UTC
Actually, a bot could do the conversion, or ultimately, a script run on WM
servers and whatnot. But I don't think this is a good idea. my $2*10^-2
Comment 3 Titoxd 2006-11-20 17:06:28 UTC
This didn't gain considerable support on the English Wikipedia itself, so the
bug is kind of moot now. Marking as closed, WONTFIX.

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