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Welcome to Meta!


Hello Lucien leGrey, and welcome to the Wikimedia Meta-Wiki! This website is for coordinating and discussing all Wikimedia projects. You may find it useful to read our policy page. If you are interested in doing translations, visit Meta:Babylon. You can also leave a note on Meta:Babel or Meta:Metapub (please read the instructions at the top of the page before posting there). If you would like, feel free to ask me questions on my talk page. Happy editing!

Cirt 10:31, 4 August 2008 (UTC)Reply

My pleasure, and thanks for the reply. Cheers, Cirt 20:26, 6 August 2008 (UTC)Reply

Vandalisme reverts on LI wiki


Thanks for your help. - Pahles 11:00, 13 January 2009 (UTC)Reply



Alguien me está copiando mi página XD. Tranquilo, puedes hacerlo. Si tienes alguna duda, no dudes en preguntar. Un saludo y bienvenido a meta. Dferg (T-ES) 17:09, 13 January 2009 (UTC)Reply

hy:wp reverts


Hello Lucien, today on hy:wp, you've my edit (deleting whole page content). The thing is that a new user was registered, but instead of placing the welcome-template, to his User-talk page, I've placed in on User page by mistake. Then after noticing it, i've deleted whole page content, as there were no previous versions of page, I could roll back to. And you've restored this, made-by-mistake-edit, both created and reverted by same user. "Deleting whole page content" is not always an evil-minded action.

Involved in RC patrol by myself, I appreciate your work, but please be more attentive. :) --Xelgen 17:37, 13 January 2009 (UTC)Reply

Thank you


Thank you. If I will need, I will contact you. Thank you very much. http://sc.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utente_discussioni:Elcaracol

Thank you for your help


Hello Lucien. Thank you very much for your help on Upper Sorbian Wikipedia. --Michawiki 14:47, 19 January 2009 (UTC)Reply

Deo Volente


Welcome to the su.wiki Lucien leGrey! Mikhailov Kusserow (talk) 01:59, 13 February 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBOT on pl.wiki


Your flag has been granted Masti 21:52, 3 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBOT on sv.wiki


Hello! Please apply for bot status for your bot at sv:Wikipedia:Robotansökan (instructions in english). --MagnusA 09:27, 4 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

Your flag has been granted. :-) I put the Bot template (mandatory at sv_wikip) on the bot's user page for you. BTW: You might interested in applying for global bot status? --MagnusA 13:11, 4 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBot on de.wp


Hi, please ask for your bot being a reviewer in the flagged revision system at the German wikipedia. This way, nobody else has to check your bot's edits again. You can do this [here] by clicking on "Antrag stellen". Thank you very much. --Louisana 17:00, 4 March 2009 (UTC)Reply



De nada ;-) Saludos --Willtron 18:15, 5 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBot on cs.wp


Hi, please request for a bot flag. The instructions for it are available in English as well. Best regards -- Mercy (|) 18:23, 5 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBOT confused about en:HP QuickTest Professional


LucienBOT couldn't seem to get its act together when it edited en:HP QuickTest Professional today (yesterday, I guess?). First it added ru:HP LoadRunner, but then it changed its mind a minute later and changed that to ru:HP Quality Center. The correct link is, of course, ru:HP QuickTest Professional.

I'm not sure what was going on here, but the correct page existed before either of the other two pages, so that wasn't the problem. (Or wasn't the only problem.)

Ken g6 05:02, 6 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

I see the problem: All three of the Russian pages linked to en:HP QuickTest Professional. Any way of weeding out weird cases like this, e.g. by deleting the link LucienBOT added when it finds a link to the same place on another page? If left unchecked, this could get very confusing.
I'm working on fixing the Russian pages.
Ken g6 05:09, 6 March 2009 (UTC)Reply



Hi Lucien, your bot has been granted a bot flag at nlwiki. --Erwin(85) 10:12, 8 March 2009 (UTC)Reply

Fue un tonto error...


... Se lo prometo, jamás volverá a suceder. Spirit-Black-Wikipedista 18:08, 16 May 2009 (UTC)Reply

Galactic Center and jądro galaktyki



you removed my change, why? I removed the correspondence between the "Jadro galaktyki" in the Polish version of wiki and "Galactic Center" in the English version between there is no such correspondence. "Jadro galaktyki" mean a nucleus of any galaxy. There is, however, no such term in English wiki. On the other hand, "Galactic Center", with big G at the beginning, refers to OUR GALAXY, i.e Milky Way, and there are bilions of other galaxies in the Universe... You cannot make a correspondence for example between the star in Polish and the Sun in English, although the Sun is definitively also a star. I do not know how to resolve this issue but the current situation is unacceptable. bcz@camk.edu.pl (a registered user Bozena Czerny of Polish wiki).

Fine. I am an astronomer so I am sure. Finally I wrote a new Polish section on OUR GALAXY center and moved all the links there. Now it looks consistent. The previous Polish term should be linked to 'galactic nucleus' but there is no such separate term in the current English version. 16:06, 10 June 2009 (UTC)Reply



Sólo una nota informativa de que Drini te acaba de dar el flag allá. Un saludo, —Dferg (talk) 22:23, 12 June 2009 (UTC)Reply

fr:Livre du chevalier Zifar


I write a message for you on french wiki : fr:Discussion Utilisateur:Lucien_leGrey -- Al1 12:00, 29 June 2009 (UTC)Reply

LucienBOT on bs.wiki


Hello! Please apply for bot status for your bot at bs:Wikipedia:Bot (instructions in bosnian/english)--CERminator 08:07, 12 October 2009 (UTC)Reply

Acknowledged ;-) Please let your bot for a test run, thx--CERminator 09:33, 12 October 2009 (UTC)Reply
Bot status granted!--CERminator 09:28, 13 October 2009 (UTC)Reply



Yesterday I wrote the article Live at Carnegie Hall Through your BOT it's linked with a Polish article with the same name, but a completely different article. Can you undo this error and take measures that it will not happen again? Thank you for your cooperation. Ceescamel from the dutch WIKI.

Done, thanks for the information, --Lucien leGrey (m · es) 20:11, 28 November 2009 (UTC)Reply

Re: Margulis


Gracias Lucien, pero las felicitaciones por haberlo subido bien no me las des, me corrigió LNegro. Saludos cordiales, -- 18:32, 28 November 2009 (UTC)(soy Nemo, por algún motivo he entrado como anónimo)Reply

Thasos: Zeile 373


Hi, Lucien can you tell me what it means? How i can find line 373 ? Thanks! -- 10:06, 6 December 2009 (UTC)Reply

Zumbi (disambigua) on it.wiki


About this edit [1] on italian Wikipedia.

Zumbi <> Zombi. The right italian page is Zombi (disambigua).

Ciao, --Amarvudol 14:41, 18 December 2009 (UTC)Reply



Ocorreram alguns erros nas edições da Lucienbot como podem ser vistas aqui. Fabiano Tatsch 15:05, 18 December 2009 (UTC)Reply

Bot flag at bgwiki


bg:Потребител:LucienBOT now has a bot flag. --Nk 10:48, 14 February 2010 (UTC)Reply

You have new messages on af.wiki


Please see here. Anrie 10:24, 17 February 2010 (UTC)Reply

Bot flag at alswiki


Hi Lucien, your bot has now bot flag at Alemannic Wikipedia. --Holder 04:18, 21 February 2010 (UTC)Reply

Primera reunión presencial de la JD


Me dice Góngora que estará en Madrid los próximos días5 y 6 de Mayo...¿qué tal te viene a tí para la primera reunión presenial?...supongo que no muy bien, pero quizá te anime saber que creo que Ray dijo que invitaba a McMarisco...Si no puedes, a ver si puedes proponer una fecha alternativa...estaría muy bien que nos vayamos conociendo y fiajndo calendarios, líneas de actuación, posiciones comunes etc. Saludos.--Marctaltor 19:10, 14 April 2010 (UTC) Creo que un airecillo a Harry Potter.... XDReply

Sobre los estatutos


Hola Jorge. He estado revisando los cambios efectuados en los Estatutos desde que tuve que "desconectar" para ver si hay cambios sustanciales. En principio todo bien pero como tengo alguna duda y no se cúando voy a poder conectarme al IRC prefiero preguntártelo aquí. Veo que se ha eliminado toda aquella referencia a los socios cadetes (vocalía que se encargaba Rastrojo) y tampoco se habla nada de las agrupaciones locales, ni de los vocales que estas podrán elegir, ni de ningún órgano formado por sus representantes (digo esto porque se habló de una especie de Comité de agrupaciones al estilo del Chap Com). Simplemente por saber qué ha pasado con estos puntos, si se tratará en el régimen interno, etc. Un abrazo. --Millars 10:26, 22 April 2010 (UTC)Reply

Pues depende de lo indecente que sea... si es lo suficiente igual me apunto, je je. Bueno, entre los cuatro idiomas y las tres asignaturas que me quedan tengo bastante trabajo, pero todo es mirarlo. Un abrazo. Y gracias por la respuesta. --Millars 19:57, 22 April 2010 (UTC)Reply



Que se puede esperar de un señor que dice que tiene un nivel 2 de español, siendo que lo escribe perfectamente y seguro que lo habla. Politiqueos, nada más. No dar de comer es lo mejor, has estado estupendo en la respuesta. --Ensada 19:34, 27 April 2010 (UTC) De lo de venir a darnos un artículo hecho desde otra asociación mejor no hablamos...Reply

Party Quijote 2010


Hola Lucien, soy el Coordinador General de [Party Quijote 2010] una concentración informática que este año se realiza en [Azuqueca de Henares], muy cerca de Madrid del 8 al 11 de julio.

He visto que estáis creando Wikimedia España y quería ofreceros nuestras instalaciones e infraestructura por si queréis hacer una reunión del grupo durante esos días.

Nuestro evento tiene gran repercusión mediática y creo que puede ser provechoso para ambos.

Si estáis interesados o quieres preguntarme lo que quieras puedes contactarme por correo en info en partyquijote punto com .

Un saludo. Manchego 09:04, 25 May 2010 (UTC)Reply

Gracias por la bienvenida


Muchas gracias por la bienvenida, empiezo a dar mis primeros pasos por meta, para cualquier cosa por aqui andamos, ya sabes. Un abrazo--Carronada 12:50, 29 May 2010 (UTC)Reply



Pues eso, aunque soy un simple espectador. --dferg ☎ talk 11:13, 20 November 2010 (UTC)Reply

No hay de qué. Una pregunta: si os aprueban el capítulo (cosa que parece un poco más cercana) ¿habéis decidido cuál va a ser la web institucional?. Os lo digo porque Wikimedia alberga wikis oficiales para los capítulos (por ejemplo nl.wikimedia, no.wikimedia, más aquí). De todos modos y a lo que iba, que si en algo puedo aconsejar, por aquí estoy. Un abrazo, --dferg ☎ talk 23:31, 20 November 2010 (UTC)Reply

Buenos dias, pedido.


Hola que tal buenos dias, queria saber si podrias hecharme una mano con un logotipo que me gustaria subir, y pues tengo un mail con permiso por parte de dicha empresa propietaria de ese logotipo, y tu tienes usuario en OTRS, queria saber si tu puedes ayudarme. El permiso solo lo otorgarán para el articulo de dicha empresa, el cual estoy narrando.

El logotipo es del sitio quanam.com. Desde ya agradezco tu ayuda, Saludos! Maxpana3 15:57, 26 April 2011 (UTC)Reply

Dear Mr. Lucien leGrey,

why You storned my Text for Hermann von Mons from today?


Johannes v. Dahl

Solicitud de inscripción en Iberocoop.


Hace un mes mandé a la lista de coreo de Iberocoop la solicitud de inscripción de Amical Viquipèdia. Galio me comentó por correo que había problemas en la lista por lo que una semana mas tarde colgué una copia de la solicitud en la página de discusión de Iberocoop.

Como no hemos recibido todavía ningún comentario supongo que la lista sigue con problemas y quizá nadie tiene vigilada la página de Iberocoop. Por ello os dejo este mensaje a un representante de cada uno de los chapters participantes.

Si os parece podemos mantener en la página de discusión los comentarios i el diálogo que creáis oportunos. --Gomà 10:52, 10 November 2011 (UTC)Reply

Feliz Navidad, año nuevo, Reyes, etc...


Me da auténtica vergüenza haberme olvidado pasar por aquí para dejar las correspondientes felicitaciones estacionales. Creo que por unas horas todavía estoy a tiempo así que feliz Navidad, año nuevo y que los Reyes majgos se porten bien contigo. Un saludo. —Marco Aurelio (Nihil Prius Fide) 15:23, 5 January 2012 (UTC) (antes Dferg)Reply

Robot status for your robot at sv.wikipedia


Hello! The bot status for your bot sv:User:LucienBOT at the swedish Wikipedia has been revoked due to inactivity. This is for security reasons. If/when you activate your bot again, please drop a note to anyone of our bureaucrats or at Wikipedia:Robotansökan and the robot status will be restored. --MagnusA (talk) 18:17, 1 February 2013 (UTC)Reply

Bot status @ it.wiki


Dear Lucien leGrey, your LucienBOT had no edits on it.wiki for last 12 months. If you have objections, please answer on my talk, otherwise your bot will be deflagged in 7 days. Best regards, --Gnumarcoo 22:04, 22 February 2013 (UTC)Reply


Hello! Could you stop your bot from restoring interwiki links migrated to Wikidata? Compare, for example, those two diffs: 539832849 and 539876883. Thank you. Danim (talk) 12:10, 23 February 2013 (UTC)Reply

Also in it.wiki. We use Wikidata. Tanks --ValterVB (talk) 12:44, 23 February 2013 (UTC)Reply
Hi Lucien, we have blocked your bot on it.wiki, when you have update Pywikipediabot, ask on it.wiki and we unblock your bot. --ValterVB (talk) 14:03, 23 February 2013 (UTC)Reply
I have blocked it at the English Wikipedia for the same reason. It can be unblocked when the code is updated. PrimeHunter (talk) 14:16, 23 February 2013 (UTC)Reply
I'm unsure what you mean by "I'll check everything and if you unlock the bot, it will edit." Can it be unblocked now and not edit interwiki links until it's updated, or should the unblocking wait? PrimeHunter (talk) 18:58, 23 February 2013 (UTC)Reply

Fundraising translation feedback


Hey Lucien leGrey,

I wanted to ask for your help. As you may be aware we have been running banners on many language wikis. We have a lot of new content this year and I really want to conduct a thorough review of our translations. This is a combination of feedback from the community, readers, donors as well as those with professional translator experience. This will help us ensure the highest quality of translations used in our messaging.

To help us out with this I wonder if you would be willing to give us feedback for Spanish using This Link

Simply follow the simple instructions on that page and if you have any questions feel free to contact me on my talk page.

Many Thanks

Jseddon (WMF) (talk) 20:12, 1 April 2013 (UTC)Reply

Fotos de Altamira


Hola Lucien,

muchas gracias por el interés y el ofrecimiento. Creo que ya está todo arreglado. Perdona la tardanza en la respuesta, por motivos personales estoy muy desconectado de Wikipedia y Commons. Espero estar a tope en breve y coincidir más contigo. Un saludo, --Nachosan (talk) 09:46, 14 April 2013 (UTC)Reply

Uklanjanje bot zastavice / Removal of bot flag


(Bosanski) Želim da vas obavjestim da je se na bs.wiki donijela odluka da se uklone bot zastavice kod neaktivnih i/ili interwiki botova. Vaš bot spada u najmanje jednu od ove dvije kategorije. Ova odluka je donešena zbog zbivanja oko Wikidata koje je dovelo do toga da su interwiki botovi postali nepotrebni. Ako želite da zadržite vašu bot zastavicu onda možete podnijeti taj zahtjev ovdje sa dodatnim informacijama o poslovima koje bi bot obavljao i na koji nacin. Imaj te na umu da ovo treba da bude konkretan i koristan posao za zajednicu da bih se zastavica zadržala. Ako imate bilo kakvih pitanja kontaktirajte me na mojoj stranici za razgovor. Ukoliko ne reagujete na ovu poruku ce se uklanjanje zastavice izvršiti nakon nekoliko sedmica. Medutim, uvijek ste dobrodošli da podnesete novi zahtjev za bot zastavicu.

(English) I want to inform you that on bs.wiki there has been a voting that resulted in accepting the removal of bot flags for inactive and/or interwiki bots. Your bot has been identified to meet at least one of these criteria. This decision has been made due to the new developments with Wikidata by which all interwiki bots have become unnecessary. If you want to keep your bot flag, then please report that here by indicating what new task your bot will be performing and how this will be done. Note however that this has to be a concrete and useful task for the community before it will be accepted. If you have any questions, please let me know on my talk page. In case of no response, the removal of the bot flag will be performed within a few weeks from now. However, after that period you are always welcome to file a new request for a bot flag.

-- Edin(r) 01:23, 27 april 2013 (CEST)

gl:Wikipedia:Bots/Peticións de aprobación


Ola Lucien leGrey.

Comunícoche que, debido a túa inactividade como bot, propúxose a revogación do teus status como tal.

Podes ver a votación en: gl:Wikipedia:Bots/Peticións de aprobación.

Saúdos. --. HombreDHojalata.T A L K 19:39, 20 December 2013 (UTC)Reply

Inactive bot on Japanese Wikipedia


Lucien leGreyさん、こんにちは。



Hi Lucien leGrey,

I noticed that your bot on japanese Wikipedia has been inactive for more than a year. If you wish to keep its bot flag, please use once within a month. If you no longer need it, the bot flag will be removed.

Regards, -- Banku on ja.wikipedia 05:58, 12 August 2014 (UTC)

This is a message from the Wikimedia Foundation. Translations are available.

As you may know, the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees approved a new "Access to nonpublic information policy" on 25 April 2014 after a community consultation. The former policy has remained in place until the new policy could be implemented. That implementation work is now being done, and we are beginning the transition to the new policy.

An important part of that transition is helping volunteers like you sign the required confidentiality agreement. All Wikimedia volunteers with access to nonpublic information are required to sign this new agreement, and we have prepared some documentation to help you do so.

The Wikimedia Foundation is requiring that OTRS volunteers sign the new confidentiality agreement by 31 December 2015 to retain their access. You are receiving this email because you have been identified as an OTRS volunteer and are required to sign the confidentiality agreement under the new policy. If you do not sign the new confidentiality agreement by 31 December 2015, you will lose your OTRS access. OTRS volunteers have a specific agreement available, if you have recently signed the general confidentiality agreement for another role (such as CheckUser or Oversight), you do not need to sign the general agreement again, but you will still need to sign the OTRS agreement.

Signing the confidentiality agreement for nonpublic information is conducted and tracked using Legalpad on Phabricator. We have prepared a guide on Meta-Wiki to help you create your Phabricator account and sign the new agreement: Confidentiality agreement for nonpublic information/How to sign

If you have any questions or experience any problems while signing the new agreement, please visit this talk page or email me (gvarnum(_AT_)wikimedia.org). Again, please sign this confidentiality agreement by 31 December 2015 to retain your OTRS access. If you do not wish to retain this access, please let me know and we will forward your request to the appropriate individuals.

Thank you,
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Posted by the MediaWiki message delivery 21:20, 28 September 2015 (UTC)TranslateGet helpReply

Your bot on Judeo-Spanish (Ladino) Wikipedia


We are looking to clean up inactive bots on Judeo-Spanish (Ladino) Wikipedia. Your bot lad:User:LucienBOT has been inactive for over four years. Consistent with the proposed bot policy of this wiki, we will remove the bot permission from your bot account unless you respond within one week at this page. Thank you for your prompt attention. StevenJ81 (talk) 17:56, 13 April 2016 (UTC)Reply

Bot flag removal - cswiki


Hi, I've removed LucienBOT's bot flag since this bot was an interwiki bot which is not needed now. If you'll need the bot flag in future, please create new request. Regards, bureaucrat of Czech Wikipedia, --Martin Urbanec (talk) 15:15, 1 June 2016 (UTC)Reply

Bot activity on the Dutch Wikipedia



Your bot account hasn't made any edits on the Dutch Wikipedia for at least three years. In accordance with the local bot policy the bot flag will be removed in three months. To avoid losing the bot flag, you can confirm you want to retain the bot flag by going to this page.

With kind regards, Kippenvlees1 (talk) 18:43, 29 May 2018 (UTC)Reply

Community open letter on renaming Wikimedia


Hello, I came here from the links at m:Wikimedia chapters (please update if wrong). Has your chapter discussed the Community open letter on renaming Wikimedia, and are you going to sign it? Nemo 12:46, 30 June 2020 (UTC)Reply

Invitation for Functionary consultation 2021


Greetings SWMT member,

I'm letting you know in advance about a meeting I'd like to invite you to regarding the Universal Code of Conduct and the community's ownership of its future enforcement. I'm still in the process of putting together the details, but I wanted to share the date with you: 10 July, 2021. I do not have a time on this date yet, but I will let you soon. We have created a meta page with basic information. Please take a look at the meta page and sign up your name under the appropriate section.

Thank you for your time.--BAnand (WMF) 03:21, 3 June 2021 (UTC)Reply

This gremlin over there


It's bg:مستخدم:Lucien leGrey. Can you see what's going on? That page redirects to your user page here on meta, but as far as I can see it's not in the user namespace (the correct page for that is bg:Потребител:Lucien leGrey), it's in the mainspace (though strangely, doesn't appear to be indexed by the search engine). That's an error, right? Editors at the Bulgarian Wikipedia are very keen to delete all sorts of redirects, but they've somehow missed this one. If you think it should be deleted, let me know and I'll place a request for that. Uanfala (talk) 22:35, 15 September 2021 (UTC)Reply