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Purpose of the meeting

Improve the Wiki

  • Forge solutions with other community contributors.
  • Share best practices, ideas, and content.
  • Discuss current issues, community matters, and strategies.
  • Move issues to decision.



Introduce new members


Kudos go to ...


Business/Announcements

  • Status of the wiki

Updates and follow up

  • Subpages – Clarification and possible policy change. Help:Subpages says: “By default, MediaWiki's subpage feature is turned off in the main namespace, but can be used on talk pages and user pages. See Help:Namespaces. In namespaces where the feature is switched off, any slashes (/) within a page name are simply part of the page name and do nothing special.”
The above paragraph seems to talk about two different things.
  1. Where subpages can be used.  This seems to imply that subpages are only for talk and user pages.
  2. The breadcrumb trail that can be automatically generated.  Should this be turned on for other types of pages? Judy 19:39, 11 October 2011 (UTC)
  • What are all the FCK editor bugs? Can someone volunteer to add them to the Known Issues page and/or the Editing Tool pages
  • Final word on RAOGK template(s)?  Remove? Blank out (how?). Lise 19:45, 25 October 2011 (UTC)

Style Guide Discussions


Project Help Requests

Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:

Training Requests


Improve the Wiki


Moderators and Adopters


Forums Overview

Be part of the solution! Make your opinions known! Post comments to an existing thread or start a new discussion at Wiki Contributors Corner forum.
Current forum threads of interest:


Polls


New since last week

Comments added since last week

  • Community Center - rework What would you expect to find in a Community Center page, what do you see that's missing?
    • Is it a Resource Page?
    • have links to the "community" documents, perhaps in a list at the bottom of the page, like the Policies, Etiquette, Guidelines, Manual of Style, etc. there is a Policies Navbox that might work.
  • Refining the Moderators role On today's agenda.

Decisions made since last week




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