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Bug 7957 - Please make ProofreadPage work with DjVu files
Please make ProofreadPage work with DjVu files
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement with 4 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: ThomasV
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-11-16 21:25 UTC by Graf.Zahl
Modified: 2007-05-04 23:21 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Graf.Zahl 2006-11-16 21:25:02 UTC
Currently, if you have a scanned page


on commons, you can very conveniently proofread it on wikisource using the
ProofreadPage extension by creating


However, if you have


you currently have no way of accessing the pages with ProofreadPage. It would be
a great combination of two very useful functionalities if one could access a
page like


via ProofreadPage through, say,


Comment 1 joergens.mi 2006-12-18 12:03:22 UTC
I can only support this, your presentation of djvu und commons is excellent, it
would be pleasant to have the same features available in wikisource. 

Especially direkt adressing and displaying a single page, as mentioned above
would be excellent to support our work.

joergens.mi (
Comment 2 Liondancer 2007-01-13 09:35:58 UTC
Supporting this suggestion, at least ''somehow'' to make djvu work in the
proofread link. I already came across an interesting de.wikisource text which I
would have proofread (at least partly) if I had been able. Since I've got only a
17" monitor it is not ''that'' easy to sort browser windows into a
proofread-friendly order.

Comment 3 ThomasV 2007-05-03 12:06:02 UTC
This is an interesting proposal (sorry I did not see it earlier). 
Comment 4 ThomasV 2007-05-04 21:13:55 UTC
Comment 5 Rob Church 2007-05-04 23:21:21 UTC
(That's r21850)

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