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Add support for querying Wikimedia Commons
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Add a way to fetch Wikimedia Commons images, e.g.

This is separate to fetching MediaInfo; that's tracked in T337440: Add support for WikibaseMediaInfo.

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Zblace renamed this task from Add support for querying Commons to Add support for querying Wikimedia Commons.Aug 18 2023, 9:36 AM
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I am inserting Wikimedia to Commons, as I would love to see this becomes also more generic later to include (ideally) other Commons media servers like or once WikiTide Commons are available.

Is there a Sparql query service for Miraheze Commons?

The Wikimedia Commons query service is not currently able to be used without authentication, so I think this feature isn't really feasible currently.

Not yet. They only discussed it last year.