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File Upload Bot (Vonvikken)

Joined 11 November 2009
Bot This user account is a bot operated by Vonvikken (talk). It is flagged as a bot.

It is not a sock puppet, but rather an automated or semi-automated account for making repetitive edits that would be extremely tedious to do manually.
Administrators: if this bot is malfunctioning or causing harm, please block it.

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± This user is in fact a bot.


  • Creator: Vonvikken (derived from Perl Script of Eloquence).
  • Operator: Vonvikken.
  • Details of the bot's task: uploading SVG maps of Italian comuni (like these) with description and creating new related categories, if needed.
  • Automatically or manually operated?: manually.
  • When does it operate?: intermittently, when I have new maps to upload (they take about a month to be drawn...).
  • Maximum edit rate: ~10 uploads per minute, depending on the file size.
  • Language: Perl.

See also the request page.   Approved!