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Nuria created this task.Mar 27 2018, 4:41 PM
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Nuria updated the task description. (Show Details)Mar 27 2018, 4:43 PM
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Adding folks from traffic.

Nuria added a comment.Mar 27 2018, 4:44 PM

Seems like this is an "unofficial mirror". Looping legal

Note there is also https://ru.wiki.ng/ doing exactly the same thing (different host)

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Aklapper edited projects, added Analytics-Radar; removed Analytics.Jun 10 2020, 6:44 AM

I thought ru stand for Russia, this can just be a Russia version of wikipedia

This is my 2 cent though, i only assist students with project topics...

I thought ru stand for Russia, this can just be a Russia version of wikipedia

ru.wikipedia.ORG is official Russian wikipedia - ru.wikipedia.KIM is something else :)

Nathan708 added a subscriber: Nathan708.EditedThu, Aug 6, 7:22 PM

is there any legal caution mated for such an act; because it looks as if these guys mirror wikipedia. But they can only mirror wikipedia if they have an internal link. Well i don't really know much about website mirror i'm just a researcher with projectregards