[Wikimediaindia-l] Indic-TechCom Oct-Dec 2019 Report

Hello Everyone,

Indic-TechCom’s quarterly report has been ready. Details are the following.

== Tools ==

  1. Wikifile-transfer (New)- This tool helps the users to upload non-free images from one wiki to another wiki. Work on this started from CIS MediaWiki training 2019.

* Releasement of the tool in October 2019 (phab:T225377)

  1. BookReader (New) - This tool allows users to PDF/DjVu in book format. It is mainly created for Wikisource to read the Index pages.

3**. Indic Wikisource Stats (Feature Added)** -

  • Added monthly active users activity regarding Proofreading/Validations (phab:T241430)
  • Added newly created Hindi Wikisource in the tool (phab:T241431)

4.Indic Wikisource Contest (New) - This tool allows the Wikisource community to run the proofreading/validation contest. This was very hard to implement as it required most of the technologies like OAuth, MediaWiki API.

== UserScripts ==

1.BookReader Script - This script allows us to embed BookReader within wiki for Index pages. Currently, it enabled for Punjabi Wikisource. Bangla Wikisource is in progress of the deployment. If any Wikisource community wants this UserScript as Gadget. then they can follow these steps.

== Other ==

  • Scores is not getting Update (phab:T236953)
  • Create Portal namespace for sawikisource (phab:T235343)
  • Two logo created by User:KCVelaga.

For the update, You can keep eye on https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Indic-TechCom/Report/Oct-Dec_2019.

Thanks to Rammanojpotla, KCVelaga, Bodhisattwa, Wikilover90, Jayantanth, and CIS-India to involving with us.

Thanks :) Regard

Jayprakash12345

Developer, Indic-TechCom

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Wonderful. I almost use all the tools. They have saved me a lot of time and effort.

Kudos to the tech team.

Regards,

J. Balaji

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Hi Jay,

It’s always wonderful to see you solve long term technical issues of the community and build new features in the form of new tools. Keep up the good work.

Regards,

Bodhisattwa

Hi Jay,
Thanks for the update and do keep the clock of good work ticking.

Thank you for everything you do for the movement.

Best Regards,
Rajeeb.

(U: Marajozkee)

Great to see these development. Good work Jay. Good wishes on the Republic Day. Regards.

Fantastic work, TechCom!

A.

This is a great update, thanks Jay for sharing this and kudos to all those who are involved in the development of these tools.

It would be great if difference Indian language Wikimedia mods can circulate in their respective language mailing lists.

Well done Indic - Techcom Team…

Keep up the good work.

Sushant

Hello Everyone,
Indic-TechCom’s quarterly report has been ready. Details are the following.
== Tools ==1. Wikifile-transfer (New)- This tool helps the users to upload non-free images from one wiki to another wiki. Work on this started from CIS MediaWiki training 2019. * Releasement of the tool in October 2019 (phab:T225377)

  1. BookReader (New) - This tool allows users to PDF/DjVu in book format. It is mainly created for Wikisource to read the Index pages.Creation of tool (phab:T240178)Support for locally uploaded books (phab:T240683)Give the option to the input file name instead of file URL (phab:T240744)Allow users to write file name without File Prefix (phab:T241489)Autocompletion of File Name (phab:T241491)
  2. Indic Wikisource Stats (Feature Added) -
    Added monthly active users activity regarding Proofreading/Validations (phab:T241430)Added newly created Hindi Wikisource in the tool (phab:T241431)
  3. Indic Wikisource Contest (New) - This tool allows the Wikisource community to run the proofreading/validation contest. This was very hard to implement as it required most of the technologies like OAuth, MediaWiki API.Creation of tool (phab:T241537, 6 Patches)
    == UserScripts ==1. BookReader Script - This script allows us to embed BookReader within wiki for Index pages. Currently, it enabled for Punjabi Wikisource. Bangla Wikisource is in progress of the deployment. If any Wikisource community wants this UserScript as Gadget. then they can follow these steps.Creation of UserScript (phab:T241490)Incorporate Bookreader tool on Punjabi Wikisource (phab:T240758)
    == Other == Scores is not getting Update (phab:T236953)Create Portal namespace for sawikisource (phab:T235343)Two logo created by User:KCVelaga.
    For the update, You can keep eye on https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Indic-TechCom/Report/Oct-Dec_2019.
    Thanks to Rammanojpotla, KCVelaga, Bodhisattwa, Wikilover90, Jayantanth, and CIS-India to involving with us.
    Thanks :) Regard
    Jayprakash12345Developer, Indic-TechCom

Fabulous work Jay. These tools come in handy for a lot of volunteers across Projects. Building these require tenacity and technical acumen. Earnest thanks!