[Translators-l] test the editor survey

Amir E. Aharoni amir.aharoni at mail.huji.ac.il
Sat Apr 9 21:38:06 UTC 2011

2011/4/9 Casey Brown <lists at caseybrown.org>:
> On Sat, Apr 9, 2011 at 11:06 AM, Mani Pande <mpande at wikimedia.org> wrote:
>> As most of you are aware we are in the process of launching the editor
>> survey shortly. We are very excited as the survey has been programmed, and
>> is currently available in 22 languages. Thanks for making this possible. We
>> would not have had the survey in 22 languages without the help of all the
>> editors who volunteered their time to translate the survey.
> I would like to second this.
> Unfortunately, though, I have to ask you guys to help out with yet
> another thing!  There's been an update to the survey introduction to
> make it clearer to respondents and to make sure they know we
> appreciate their time, since the survey is so long.
> Would you mind updating the introduction of the translations?  Here is
> the updated diff: <http://meta.wikimedia.org/?diff=2487779>

It says: "This is a pilot survey and will take approximately 20-30
minutes to complete."

What exactly does "a pilot survey" mean here?

And also: "We will also use basic information from your user profile
for analysis."

Which information from which profile? I thought that it's supposed to
be anonymous.

Amir Elisha Aharoni · אָמִיר אֱלִישָׁע אַהֲרוֹנִי
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