Notes : Mediawiki Hackathon 2017 – Vienna, Austria – Day 1


Reached Vienna yesterday evening. It is a nice, clean, low crowd, cold city. Walked around the city till midnight. The Day 1 of the hackathon started with a welcome session. Organizors explained about the event. Then, mentors introduced themself and many people pitched for working together with their projects. We are 260 participants from 48 … Continue reading Notes : Mediawiki Hackathon 2017 – Vienna, Austria – Day 1

solution for upload files to mediawiki site


I am working on a tool which automates the process of uploading files to a mediawiki site.i.e commons.wikipedia.org or your local mediawiki based wiki.Wrote the python script.You can get it here.https://github.com/tshrinivasan/voice-recorder-for-tawictionary/blob/master/mediawiki-uploader.pyBut, when I run it againt my local wiki, to upload the ogg files, it is not accepting it.throwing the error like following.$python mediawiki-uploader.py Traceback … Continue reading solution for upload files to mediawiki site

ILUGC Monthly Meet (January 21 th)


ILUGC Monthly Meet (January 21 th):- ============================== Time : Sat January 21, 2012 (3.00 - 5.30 PM) Venue: Classroom No 3, Areo Space Engineering, Near Gajendra Circle, IIT Madras. Link for the Map: http://bit.ly/iit-aero 1. Topic: Online Event Registration & Ticketing System Description: Allsymposium.com is a Free online event & management portal where Students & … Continue reading ILUGC Monthly Meet (January 21 th)

ILUGC Monthly Meet (July 9 th)


ILUGC Monthly Meet (July 9 th):- ==============================     Time : Sat July 9 , 2011 (3.00 - 5.30 PM) Venue: Classroom No 8, Areo Space Engineering, Near Gajendra Circle, IIT Madras. Link for the Map: http://bit.ly/iit-aero ============================== 1. Topic: Intro to Google App Engine with python sdk Description : An Introduction on how to get … Continue reading ILUGC Monthly Meet (July 9 th)

Unsung Wikipedia Hero : Shyamal


For those who don't know  Shyamal , an active Wikipedian from India, read on :  ( Fwding this mail with the permission of AshLin) ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ashwin BaindurDate: Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 5:15 PMSubject: [WikiConference-India 2011] First speaker lined up!To: For organising national WikiConferences in India <wikiconference-india@lists.wikimedia.org> Short on the heels of our first tentative … Continue reading Unsung Wikipedia Hero : Shyamal