WikiSquad/Meeting/02 01 2015
|Date||Fri 2 January 2015|
|Attendees||Manu, HgO, Damiens, Vincent L, Fred M, tierce|
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As a reminder, here is the list of projects from GA reporting :
- Upgrade MediaWiki to version 1.25+
- The 1.25.0 stable release is expected to come out on Wednesday, May 27th 2015
- Install it on a test server (Lab) ?
- Visual editor
- Calendar :
- Finalise bilingual templates
- Wiki as a training tool : the "Pirate School"
- Wiki as an information tool
- Improve http://wiki.pirateparty.be/index.php/Template:Bilingual for the statutes ?
- Improve templates and forms
The Wiki is one of the main support tools for the Pirates. The Wiki is a knowledge management and structuring tool. It's the main source of information. Inspiration to be taken from Wikipedia and Gentils Virus (http://wiki.gentilsvirus.org ).
? hackathon on Jan. 16th 2014 8pm
at least 2 more copies of the server : one for failover and one for development lab.
(need to discuss this with the IT squad)
- bilingual wiki is an issue. We need a portal with one site for each language at least at the interface/design level
- server infrastructure
- database backup
- access rights on the server : who has the access rights ?
- stats about database and files + "inventaires"
audience of the wiki ? Who uses the Wiki (vs FB for example) ?
- interwiki (gentil virus, pp australia, p2p foundation... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interwiki_links ), semantic wiki @see Australian pirates : http://pirateparty.org.au/wiki + Brazilian pirates http://wiki.partidopirata.org
- drupal+wiki seems to be a common solution : http://pirateparty.org.au
- calendar @see gentil virus
- RESILIENCE :
- Dump of the Wiki (Database + Files) in case of issues + The "Lab" before January 16th
- manual then automatic backup procedure (project for the hackathon ?)
- SERVICE FOR PIRATES :
- Interactions with BXL and Namur Crews about the usage of the wiki and the tools they need
- set priorities according to the real needs of the Pirates
- help the Community Squad to buil a Wiki page to help the crews
- help the GA squad to put the updated statutes on the Wiki
- OPTIMISATION :
- Add new features to make the usage of the wiki easier/clearer : calendar, templates, forms, categories...
- TRAINING/PROMOTION :
- Organize Workshops to help Pirates to use the Wiki
- Update help pages
- MAINTENANCE :
- Upgrade after the release of MediaWiki 1.25 (June or July 2015) + Visual editor
- SPREADING/NETWORKING :
- contact WikiMedia foundation, Gentils Virus, Australian and Brazilian Pirates
- implements Intewiki links