User talk:Magnus Manske


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Parliament building of BeninEdit

Greetings,

I saw the picture mentionned in the subject on the Benin page as well as Porto-Novo page. And it is written that it is the siege of Benin Parliament. Please, note that this is wrong. The building name in French is Palais des Congrès which can be litteraly translated as Palace of Congress, but its purpose is just to host events like seminars, conference and meeting. Benin Parliament siege is the "Palais des Gouverneurs" in French. And it is located in Porto-Novo, not Cotonou. Since i'm not used to editing wikipedia articles, I think i might let you know so you can correct this.

Best regards

Gildas Jr.

Use of a pictureEdit

Hi,

We’d like to use some of your pictures for a book that will be publish next fall. On the Internet site that we consulted, it says that the pictures are copyright free.

The title of the book is Secrets de plantes 2 and the name of the author is Fabien Girard. The intial print run will be 1000 copies.

We’d like to have your autorisation by e-mail to use those pictures.

Here are the links of the pictures.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Althaea_officinalis_'Marsh_Mallow'_(Malvaceae)_flower.JPG

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Althaea_officinalis_'Marsh_Mallow'_(Malvaceae)_plant.JPG


Thank you.

Stéphane Aubut Editor assistant for les Éditions JCL

stephane@jcl.qc.ca

Photo of inside of Cappella PalatinaEdit

Hello, Magnus.

Would it please be possible to have your permission to use your photo of the inside of the Cappella Palatina, specifically the one that shows the upper wall and part of the stalactite ceiling? I am writing a book on Norman Sicily and would really like to use this as the composition is so unusual. Thank you.

The Vernaccia picEdit

Hi, my name is Marco. I just would like to tell that the pic uploaded in the Vernaccia article it is not a Vernaccia from Sardinia, but (as stated on the label on the bottle) is a Vernaccia di San Gimignano. These two wines are quite different. I think the caption should be corrected. Best regards

image on wikipedia entry for margaret cavendishEdit

Hi Magnus,

The image you uploaded on the Margaret Cavendish page in Wikipedia does not represent her. According to her biography, Mad Madge, it is an image of Mary Lucas, her sister. Is it possible to remove it? It is misleading as is. This is the link to the image: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Margaret_Cavendish.jpg

Thanks!

please delete this picture, it's of me and i can't figure out how to delete itEdit

Image Consent for AFAR Travel GuideEdit

Hello,

I work for AFAR Media, a travel media company whose mission is to inspire and enable travelers to have richer, deeper and more authentic travel experiences around the world. We publish AFAR Magazine, which has twice been named America's best travel magazine, and AFAR.com, an online travel guide that has been recognized by the New York Times, Time magazine and many others as breaking new ground in inspiring and enabling great travel experiences (see www.afar.com/).

I’m creating content to recommend that travelers visit Abu Dhabi and would like to use the image in the following link. I would like to request your authorization and approval to do so.

http://www.afar.com/highlights/suit-up-and-drive?context=wanderlist&context_id=23746

AFAR also provides destination guides for partners, such as Westin Finds from AFAR, in which AFAR recommends places for Westin Hotel guests to visit. (See westinfinds.com/) We would also like to include your image in these recommendations.

If this is acceptable to you, I need you to reply to me that you are in agreement with the following provision, have the rights to the image and are authorized to provide this consent:

CONSENT AND AGREEMENT

AFAR Media is hereby granted royalty-free authorization and license to publish, display and use the image in AFAR Magazine, on AFAR,com, on WestinFinds.com, mobile variations thereof, and in such other electronic, digital, and print channels as AFAR and its partners shall determine, including in social media and collateral marketing materials. It is understood that you retain copyright ownership over the image, and this is a license only.

We will share our recommendation with you after it is complete. Thank you very much for your consideration.

All the best, Lara community@afar.com

Mislabel leading to Embarrassing Situations "Patch Adams at Sarvodaya.jpg"Edit

Hello Magnus, My name is Derek Busby, and I am the assistant to Dr. Patch Adams. I am writing to you because the picture entitled "Patch Adams at Sarvodaya" has been incorrectly labeled. This picture is actually of Dr. Bowen White: http://bowenwhite.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/IMG_3774.jpg . While Drs. Adams and White are both amused by the mix-up, this picture has been used on several wikipedia pages (Spanish and Italian at least), and has been picked up by fans who came to believe this was a picture of Dr. Adams. We now have T-Shirts and a statue which feature the image of Dr. White, which have been presented to Dr. Adams--much to the confusion to all those involved. So, I would ask that you please edit this picture to reflect the reality that this is an image of Dr. Bowen White. Thank you. -Derek

Street_scene_from_Bundi,_RajasthanEdit

Dear Magnus Manske,

Are you the owner of this lovely photo and if not, can you direct me to the photographer. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Street_scene_from_Bundi,_Rajasthan.jpg

Thank you.

Antoinette amira@telkomsa.net

Photo UseEdit

Hi Andrew, I used your awesome "JAWS" photo in a graphic. I ended up changing it quite a bit, but I still wanted to check with you before I publish it. Can I email you a copy? Thanks! Sarah sarah@inttradingusa.com

Flickr: Irish stamp, 'Boomerang (horse)'Edit

Hallo, could this [[1]] Flickr photo of: Irish stamp, 'Boomerang (horse)' be used on [[2]] Wiki. page? Thank you

File:Asarum europaeum 'Asarabacca' (Aristolochiaceae) plant.jpgEdit

The plant represented here - and on the associated file File:Asarum europaeum 'Asarabacca' (Aristolochiaceae) flower.jpg is not an asarum europaeum, but an erythronium dens-canis:

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Erythronium_dens-canis

https://www.google.ch/search?q=erythronium+dens-canis&lr=lang_fr&rlz=1C1EODB_enCH526CH526&espv=2&biw=1238&bih=803&tbs=lr:lang_1fr&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=wL_9VPfGFsPXyQO8l4KIDg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

Regards, geophilos

Perhaps an overlooked issue?Edit

Contains an element labelled "Aluminum Cans"... I cannot find any reference to that as a battery type. Is this a copy/paste error?

-Jeff

Error in a picture of Beau de Rochas diagramEdit

The picture of the thermodynamic cycle here : http://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cycle_de_Beau_de_Rochas contains an error. V1 and V2 on the bottom axis must be switched !

Regards, Romain

maximale Länge (Zeichenzahl incl. Erweiterung) für Dateinamen auf Wikimedia CommonsEdit

Hallo Magnus Manske,

gern verwende ich lange beschreibende Dateinamen. Gestern hatte ich es das erste Mal wohl übertrieben und Schierigkeit beim Hochladen, so dass ich die Datei umbenennen (kürzen) lassen musste.

Leider finde ich nirgends eine Angabe, wie lang ein Dateinamen maximal sein darf.

Kannst Du mir mitteilen, wie groß die maximale Länge (Zeichenzahl incl. Erweiterung) für Dateinamen auf Wikimedia Commons sein darf?

Danke für Deine Mühe.

Viele Grüße

PS: Gibt es für "Wikimedia Commons" eine de:Wikipedia:Verbesserungsvorschläge/Feature-Requests vergleichbare Seite?

Hinweis: der Link "my toolserver tools": "https://toolserver.org/~magnus/" auf Deiner Diskussionsseite scheint veraltet zu sein: "We've moved!"

Bureau of Automotive RepairEdit

The picture of the Headquarters for the Bureau of Automotive Repair is incorrect because the Bureau moved in May 2012.

Wouaouuu !!!!! it's my motocycleEdit

Hi, Sorry for my bad english. i am French.

I find this photos about BMW R100GS Paris-Dakar

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:BMW_R100GS_Paris_Dakar.jpg?uselang=fr

It's my moto ... :D .... You take this photos in Paris the 17 septembre 2009, 19:47 , at Sacré cœur, 2 rue Lamarck 75018.

It's so funny !

She is not very clean.

If you want i can give you other photos about her. Now, she is more beautiful because i clean her and i do much réparation.

But i don't do paint so she have always in the right, the grey part. Lol

Here, you can find all reparations that i do in my moto (it's in french)

http://www.flat-twin-bmw.com/t28025-r100gs-paris-dakar-de-1990-a-vendre-maj-du-19_04_2015

I sold my bike so if anyone is interested, he can contact me by MP in http://www.flat-twin-bmw.com/

In this forum i am christobou

My bike BMW R100GS Paris-Dakar became a star  :-)) thanks to you Magnus Manske / S de Santi

Good day for all people !!!

Reusing the photoEdit

Hi,

We wanted to use one of your pictures (link below) for a medical journal article publication. We can give you more details via email. Would appreciate if you could email us at ChandrMX@sutterhealth.org as soon as possible.

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cyanea_capillata_1.jpg

Thanks, MC —Preceding unsigned comment was added by 198.217.64.23 (talk) 11:04, 08 November 2015 (UTC)

Simon Fraser of BalnainEdit

Hi Magnus I have written a book on the 1777 battles of Saratoga, which will be published by Oxford University Press next year. Simon Fraser of Balnain was mortally wounded in the second battle (about 3 PM on Oct. 7, 1777) at the moment that the battle and thus the entire American War of Independence reached its tipping point. It is, of course, important for us to include the image you uploaded, the only good one of Fraser. While I understand that credit is not required, I would like to include the credit line "Courtesy of Magnus Manske" or whatever alternative credit line you would prefer. Please contact me at drs17@psu.edu so that I am sure that I get this right. Dean Snow —Preceding unsigned comment was added by 71.58.104.51 (talk) 16:26, 03 December 2015 (UTC)

delete this pic as we have not given you the copyrightEdit

Hi!

Please urgently remove this pic as we have not allowed you to use this and upload it. These are our kids on the picture and we do not allow to use this pic to be used in the internet https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sternsinger#/media/File:Sternsinger.jpg

Please notify me that this is removed. Katharina.wieser@gmail.com

Kind regards, Katharina Wieser —Preceding unsigned comment was added by 212.95.7.84 (talk) 14:08, 05 January 2016 (UTC)


File:Lucy Powell and Eddie Izzard (6304138958).jpgEdit

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January (talk) 08:57, 4 August 2016 (UTC)

File:Summer in Berlin.jpgEdit

Guten Tag, Magnus Manske! Ich habe versucht dieses File für "ru.wikipedia.org." hochzuladen. Aber ich finde das nicht in commons. Habe ich etwas falsch gemacht? Danke für die Antwort! --DarDar (talk) 14:25, 6 August 2016 (UTC)

Your botEdit

I lost all the material which I wrote in the article because of your bot. Are you think - it's normal, if the bot making changes to the article, which is contein "actively edited"? I agree, it was some problems with the license of the image, but why you can't customize deletion after editing? I lost articles material irreparably, because of the conflict between my edit and the action of your bot. Artem Ponomarenko (talk) 08:14, 15 August 2016 (UTC)

Which article? Which bot? If it's Commons Delinker removing an image, that image was deleted by someone else on Commons, before the bot removed the broken image from the article. --Magnus Manske (talk) 08:17, 15 August 2016 (UTC)
(talk page stalker) Searching this user's name on en:wiki, they only made two contributions, both were to remove material from articles. I don't see any article to which a +contribution was made and therefore cannot assist with the situation. Ellin Beltz (talk) 14:44, 22 August 2016 (UTC)

Bird songEdit

Hi Magnus - your bot ListeriaBot ooperates this page; it is a very useful page, but as audio files are added to wikidata for more and more species, it will eventually become unmanageably large (very large galleries often cause computer crashes!). Not necessary yet, but do you think you could plan for a future division of it into two or more pages, please? Maybe non-passerines and passerines to start with? Thanks! - MPF (talk) 20:54, 16 August 2016 (UTC)

You can make it list any sub-set you want, by changing the query accordingly. --Magnus Manske (talk) 21:45, 16 August 2016 (UTC)

Use of photo in publicationEdit

Hi,

I’d like to use one of your pictures for a WHO publication that we will publish this fall: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mount_Khadam,_Uganda.JPG. The work would be credited as follows: “Mount Khadam, Uganda” by Eright, CC BY-SA 3.0. We'd like to have your authorisation by email to use this picture and would greatly appreciate it if you could contact me at fuenvan@yahoo.com at your earliest convenience. Thank you. —Preceding unsigned comment was added by 158.232.3.98 (talk) 07:41, 19 August 2016 (UTC)

DelinkerEdit

Hi: The delinker [3] seems perhaps to be stuck? I put a request in the queue hours ago and its still there. Cheers! Ellin Beltz (talk) 23:59, 19 August 2016 (UTC)

Restarted, maybe it will clear up... --Magnus Manske (talk) 20:17, 20 August 2016 (UTC)

Please give it another kick, there's a long list and it hasn't done my two requests yet. Cheers! Ellin Beltz (talk) 14:42, 22 August 2016 (UTC)

There are non-existing wikis popping up at global usage, which caused that delinker stucks (per error logs). Should be fixed now (can take a while, there are hundreds of edits in the backlog). --Steinsplitter (talk) 14:44, 22 August 2016 (UTC)

Flickr 2 Commons BlacklistEdit

Sorry for not using BitBucket, but I don't know how to use it. I had a problem using the bot. I've found a couple of good galleries in Commons (one) and (two) but unfortunatelly, most of the filenames are inside the bot's blacklists, so it can't upload them. Can You fix this issue? tx!--Coentor (talk) 09:48, 22 August 2016 (UTC)

Have you tried using "Prefix selected names" and writing in a short description that applies to all files? That will add what you write in to the beginning of all filenames. This probably isn't an issue with F2C but with MediaWiki:Titleblacklist. darkweasel94 10:09, 22 August 2016 (UTC)
Thanks, I'll check.--Coentor (talk) 14:54, 22 August 2016 (UTC)

File:1716 House.jpgEdit

Reventtalk 15:28, 23 August 2016 (UTC)

File:2016-Dorfrocker.jpgEdit


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