Enable sources for Special:Import on en.wiki
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Author: xenowiki

Several past discussions have enjoyed consensus to import from other wikis. The most recently seeks to import from Nostalgia and Meta, the prior ones from other languages.




I realize these must be added individually, so I'll just list the ones that are currently using more than 50 templated translations attributions.

de, es, fr, it, pl ( http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=User:Xeno/sandbox&oldid=289399214 )

Importing the history would allow us to pass the full attribution without these.

Enabling all languages, or allowing stewards to configure them as suggested in https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14264 would be great.

Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Village_pump_%28proposals%29/Archive_51#Making_it_possible_to_import_edits_from_the_Nostalgia_Wikipedia_and_Meta_to_Wikipedia

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bzimport created this task.Via LegacyAug 16 2009, 6:56 PM
Graham87 added a comment.Via ConduitAug 26 2009, 4:15 PM

Changed URL since the discussion has been archived.

Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitDec 12 2009, 10:21 PM

The only concrete request I could see here was to add Meta and Nostalgia, so that's what I did.

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitDec 13 2009, 1:08 AM

xenowiki wrote:

What about de, es, fr, it, pl ?

Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitDec 13 2009, 6:38 PM

(In reply to comment #3)

What about de, es, fr, it, pl ?


Graham87 added a comment.Via ConduitFeb 13 2012, 11:36 AM

I've just made a relevant proposal at Enwiki relating to the newly released historical database dumps: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Village_pump_(proposals)#Restoring_long-lost_edits_using_the_newly_released_historical_database_dumps

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