[Tagging] Tagging multiple images on one object

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Wed Aug 26 15:24:05 UTC 2020


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Aug 26, 2020, 15:48 by thibaultmolleman at gmail.com:

> Does it being on osm have enough justification for them to keep it though?
> "it's not a wikimedia project, so it doesn't matter to us if it's linked on osm or not"
> On Wed, 26 Aug 2020 at 15:39, Paul Allen <> pla16021 at gmail.com> > wrote:
>> On Wed, 26 Aug 2020 at 10:06, Thibault Molleman <>> thibaultmolleman at gmail.com>> > wrote:
>>> Ah, I feel like there are certain images that might get deleted from Commons just because they don't "contribute to wikipedia articles".
>> The commons isn't quite that arbitrary.  They allow images which are of
>> interest, but "of interest" is rather arbitrary.  Generally, though, images
>> used by wikipedia itself are not candidates for deletion.
>> So what is needed is a bot of some sort that trawls the OSM database (which
>> wikipedia has a copy of to create its own maps) to look for wikimedia_commons
>> tags and somehow flags relevant images as being used on OSM.
>> -- 
>> Paul
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