Proposals for closing projects/Closure of Marshallese Wikipedia

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The following discussion is closed: Closed — VasilievVV 20:13, 4 May 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I propose to close this discussion within 7 days from now as per lack of real edits/spam/vandalism, if there are no objections.--Cometstyles 10:52, 3 January 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]

The only activity at the Marshallese wikipedia is the index.php spambot. Just one real article, one translated prayer, two articles with only interwiki links and an image. Ahoerstemeier 11:21, 21 August 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]


Support closing[edit]

  • Support closing. No recent activity indicates noöne is interested... The only real edits are cleanup. --Tone 07:20, 7 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support — it's fair to me. Slade 21:55, 13 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support Does not appear to be a viable project. Move content to Incubator, delete all pages and close database for editing. Siebrand 13:16, 16 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support A Google search shows no active Web sites in a .mh domain other than the single-page registry site[1]. --Jose77 09:17, 24 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support all edits are simply cleaning and dusting of a project no-one seems interested in. AnonymousDissident 18:28, 29 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support - The Recentchanges shows only vandalism and seems like no one's interested..--Cometstyles 18:37, 29 September 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support closure: tiny amount of content (wikipedia:mh:Special:Allpages) and little useful activity other than protection and spam cleanup.(wikipedia:mh:Special:Recentchanges). Move to incubator since there has been a tiny amount of activity in the last month. --A. B. (talk) 17:14, 20 October 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support, Incubator is willing to take the little content. --OosWesThoesBes 08:50, 21 October 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support, no active community (most users are either interwiki bots or stewards). No content. Spam target. Move to incubator. Multichill 17:50, 1 November 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support --Johney 06:34, 2 February 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support This kind of volume and activity does not warrant a Wikipedia. Move content to Incubator and close the Wikipedia. Once there is a viable community and sufficient content in Incubator, they'll get a project again, no problem. Siebrand 08:36, 3 February 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Support Incubate it. I just reverted lots of anti-semitic spam. This Wikipedia seems to get more attention from spammers and vandals than from Marshallese speakers.--Dresib 11:24, 14 April 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Oppose closing[edit]

  • Strong oppose. If the people that speak this languge cannot use a computer, let them more time. I've seen a person working there. Let's help to this Wikipedia, don't close it. --Chabi 13:18, 11 November 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Strong oppose. Agree with Chabi. --Node ue 23:12, 24 November 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Oppose Give it a chance. I remember the same question for SiSwati wikipedia (only 2 articles). Now it has got 77. The preceding unsigned comment was added by (talk • contribs) .
  • Strong oppose.--Katxis 10:53, 30 December 2007 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Strong oppose It's better not to close it but to move it to incubator --Russkij 15:42, 7 January 2008 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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