Add commons uploads/link to wiktionary features to LinguaLibre
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Lingua-Libre is a nice web application which can record audio files for individual words in browser. It gives WAV files.

Write a connector to convert them to ogg, send to wiktionary, link to wiktionary pages.

Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptMay 21 2017, 9:04 AM

The docker dev-setup is now back in the main repository:
There are now feature branches in my fork which I'll be happy to review and suggest as PRs to the main repository until there is a reviewer for the main repository

Thanks for working on this! is this a Wikimedia-Hackathon-2017 project and should be tagged as such?

Yug updated the task description. (Show Details)May 21 2017, 2:01 PM
Pablo-WMDE added a comment.EditedMay 22 2017, 10:33 AM

Features added during the hackathon:

  • dockerized development environment
  • support for RTL languages in database and frontend
  • converting (.oga format) & upload of recorded words to commons, linking in wiktionary

Note that @0x010C got a grant from WMF to develop Lingua Libre. This task is planned to be achieved in 2018.