Requests for new languages/Wikiversity Russian 2

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Russian Wikiversity[edit]

main page Requests for new languages (Wikiversity Russian 2)
submitted verification final decision
Application-certificate.svg This proposal has been approved.
The Board of Trustees and language committee have deemed that there is sufficient grounds and community to create the new language project.

The closing committee member provided the following comment:

This wiki has been created at ru.wikiversity.org. Jon Harald Søby 17:15, 14 November 2010 (UTC)

Proposal summary
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Behind side-altars of this project (in Russian) there are many attempts to develop similar projects. At them one problem - a different local site, lack of information of participants on them. As consequence - not stability of such local projects. Many participants prefer to wait while the project becomes stable. I consider that opening of Russian section will involve participants from the local projects and will allow them to unite efforts. SergeyJ 14:18, 28 August 2009 (UTC)


Arguments in favour[edit]

  • Support, In betawikiversity since middle-2006, the project is staying alive with some contributors. While it is not yet ready to be independent, but it remains on track and should therefore be monitored. The i18n reach the perfect rate since a long time. Crochet.david 09:41, 28 August 2009 (UTC)
  • Support, Very active test project in beta. I am sure they can get the approval.--ZaDiak 13:25, 28 August 2009 (UTC)
  • Support, Active development of Russian Wikipedia and sister projects, growing interest of russian-speakers causes reasonability of opening Russian Wikiversity Plest 16:48, 11 September 2009 (UTC)

Arguments against[edit]

Other discussion[edit]

Initialisation of some variable[edit]

I ask to consider following wishes SergeyJ 12:17, 11 November 2009 (UTC)

Variable English Russian Explanation
$wgSiteName Wikiversity Викиверситет The name of the website, which will appear in the title bar or when you use {{SITENAME}} on the wiki.
$wgMetaNamespace Wikiversity Викиверситет The name of the project namespace, which contains policies, processes, et cetera.
$wgMetaNamespaceTalk Wikiverstiy_talk Обсуждение Викиверситета The name of the talk namespace associated with the project namespace.
$wgImportSources = array( 'w', 'wikt', 'q', 'b', 's', 'n', 'betawikiversity' );
$wgNamespacesWithSubpages = array(
 NS_MAIN	   => true,
 NS_TALK	   => true,
 NS_USER           => true,
 NS_USER_TALK      => true,
 NS_PROJECT        => true,
 NS_PROJECT_TALK   => true,
 NS_WIKIPEDIA        => true,
 NS_WIKIPEDIA_TALK   => true,
 NS_MEDIAWIKI        => true,
 NS_MEDIAWIKI_TALK   => true,
 NS_TEMPLATE         => true,
 NS_TEMPLATE_TALK    => true,
 NS_HELP             => true,
 NS_HELP_TALK        => true,
 NS_CATEGORY	     => true,
 NS_CATEGORY_TALK    => true,
)
There is no NS_WIKIPEDIA and _TALK, these are the project namespace. Oh well, the project is up, let's go to contribute. --Arseny1992 13:40, 8 December 2009 (UTC)