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Cleanup new GWT uploads
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GWT is adding unnecessary(?) tags, pleas remove them in the next version:
<!-- Mediawiki Template -->
<!-- GWToolset Template -->
<!-- Metadata Mapped -->
<!-- Metadata Raw -->
<!-- Categories -->

Pleas chang the defaultcat:
[[Category:GWToolset_Batch_Upload]] to [[Category:GWToolset Batch Upload]]

Unnecessary whitespace should be removed.


Version: unspecified
Severity: major

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bz64634

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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage.Nov 22 2014, 3:18 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz64634.

If you want I can cleanup the existing files (5,700 atm). :)

Fae added a comment.Apr 30 2014, 10:29 AM

The convention on Commons is to avoid mysterious hidden comments on image pages, so this is a good change.

However it does make sense for the source metadata/xml record to be logged as we might refactor or datamine later on if there are template improvements/changes that gradually make the image sets inconsistent. The current set up is okay, though there might be better ways of including the xml set without leaving it totally invisible to the normal user.

Can someone pleas fix this...^^

Ping: Dan-nl

The purpose of including those tags is to make the provenance (incl. original metadata) of each uploaded object self-contained. We were not allowed to upload to Commons the full XML-documents for each batch upload, which was our preferred solution, and so during the project this was the agreed solution.

Also, I would ask other developers to get involved in working with the tool. Dan has other duties at Europeana than working with the GLAMwiki tool esp. with the GLAMwiki toolset project having ended. Relying solely on Dan is not sustainable.

FYI: I have cleaned up all uploads with my bot.

I hope this can be fixed as soon as possible.

Gilles triaged this task as Unbreak Now! priority.Dec 4 2014, 10:11 AM
Gilles moved this task from Untriaged to Done on the Multimedia board.
Gilles lowered the priority of this task from Unbreak Now! to Needs Triage.Dec 4 2014, 11:21 AM