User talk:GZWDer

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Best regards! --Bill william compton (talk) 14:26, 28 March 2013 (UTC)

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New empty items[edit]

Hi, can you please stop creating empty items which only include 1 sitelink on Czech Wikipedia such as Q65214932? We are used to creating them manually (and add relevant information during that process). --Vojtěch Dostál (talk) 10:55, 9 July 2019 (UTC)

@Vojtěch Dostál: Does any people actively monitering Special:UnconnectedPages? In Dutch Wikipedia, there're people actively cleans up items without claims too.--GZWDer (talk) 11:00, 9 July 2019 (UTC)
Yes, a lot of people do that. Most items get created within one week. It is much more comfortable than going through a long list of 1500 items with cs sitelink but no claim :). Also, your bot created at least two duplicates (items on the given subject already existed) which I had to merge. --Vojtěch Dostál (talk) 11:03, 9 July 2019 (UTC)
@Vojtěch Dostál: Dutch Wikipedia people are pretty active linking up the unconnected pages to existing and new items, but there are still some backlog. In this case a bot will create a new item if the article is at least 28 days old and hasn't been edited for over 21 days. Someone from Czech Wikipedia should run a similar bot too (JAnDbot may did it, but I'm not sure), and watch the backlog it created. It's very suboptimal to leave a page unconnected for a long time.--GZWDer (talk) 11:11, 9 July 2019 (UTC)
Yes, JAnDbot does that after about a month which is an adequate time interval --Vojtěch Dostál (talk) 11:13, 9 July 2019 (UTC)