[Wiki-offline-reader-l] [Spcommittee-l] Wiki-offline-reader-l and Emmanuel
meta.sj at gmail.com
Sat Jul 22 09:16:31 UTC 2006
A simple offline reader ready in time for wikimania would be
excellent. What language are you working in? Is there a public code
Some people at One Laptop per Child are working on an offline
reader/writer for mediawiki style dumps in python; this will be used
to read ebooks, other texts, and wiki dumps... perhaps some coding
collaboration is possible, where the specific specs of different
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Hi Everybody
> Date: Mon, 12 Jun 2006 21:35:58 +0200
> From: Emmanuel Engelhart <emmanuel.engelhart at wikimedia.fr>
> Organization: Wikimédia France
> To: Wiki-offline-reader-l at wikimedia.org
> CC: Florence Devouard <anthere at wikimedia.org>, Delphine Ménard
> <dmenard at wikimedia.org>, "Łukasz Garczewski" <lgarczewski at gmail.com>
> I'm Emmanuel Engelhart, member of Wikimedia France board.
> I aim publishing Wikipedia in French.
> We are a few persons who try to manage to do that.
> I personally :
> - wrote an offline-reader requirement document
> - program the scripts to build the document repository
> - want to build the index with Xapian (I want to try CLucene too)
> I need some help to :
> - make a perfect mirror of wikipedia locally, I have a problem to import all
> - make a GUI over the document repository & index, I'm not a GUI programer ;
> Qt, GTK, XPFE programer needed ;-)
> To my opinion it's possible to present a simple offline-reader for Wikimania.
> So join Wiki-offline-reader-l at wikimedia.org if you're interested.
> Best wishes
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