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Ability to change bytes to characters
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When using the bytes option for Wikimetrics, we often need to manually convert bytes into characters. We also use rough estimate of 1 byte for latin characters, or 2-3 bytes for some other languages. We know that these multipliers are non necessarily accurate, because the amount of wikimark up changes the bytes per character in a language. For example, in hebrew, the bytes per character is probably something like 1.8, rather than 2 bytes per character.

In summary:
(a) would be great to know bytes per character for each language wiki, including wiki mark up
(b) would be great to incorporate this as an option in wikimetrics

Thanks!

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mforns closed this task as Declined.Mar 26 2019, 2:27 PM
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Declining because Wikimetrics is being discontinued. See: T211835.

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