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User:SteinsplitterBot/Previously deleted filesEdit

This page is not updating? Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 18:03, 17 September 2017 (UTC)

The database servers on labs are currently highly slow, including a replication lag. --Steinsplitter (talk) 18:23, 17 September 2017 (UTC)
Nine days behind? Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 23:19, 17 September 2017 (UTC)
No, But actually the query runs forever. WMF bought new servers, we have to wait until they are deployed. Multiple scripts/tool affected. --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:53, 18 September 2017 (UTC)
@Magog the Ogre: *moved* to the new faster labs servers, should work now. --Steinsplitter (talk) 14:20, 26 September 2017 (UTC)

Einladung zum Mitmachen bei Wiki Loves Monuments 2017Edit

Hallo Steinsplitter!

Vielleicht hast du es schon mitbekommen: Im Moment läuft – noch bis zum 30. September 2017 – der internationale Fotowettbewerb Wiki Loves Monuments 2017. Wir freuen uns auf deine Fotos von Bau- und Kulturdenkmalen! Wie du mitmachen kannst erfährst du auf unserer Mitmach-Seite, bei Fragen und Problemen kannst du dich auf unserer Support-Seite melden.

(Martin Kraft im Namen des Organisationsteams von Wiki Loves Monuments Deutschland, 12:37, 19 September 2017 (UTC))

ImgOps: image operationsEdit

Hello Steinsplitter, how are you?

I sometimes use the link above, as it provides a big number of links to other interesting tools regarding images informations, hidden data, reverse searches and mores.... I have modified my User:Christian Ferrer/common.js to have a link in a TAB in the images pages, and that works well, exemple File:CAPTAIN BADR (ship, 1978). Sète cf01.jpg from a link in a tab of the file page I go to directly to [1], and that gives a lot of possibilities. Do you think it worth to create a "MediaWiki:" page such thing to make that available to other users? Christian Ferrer (talk) 20:12, 25 September 2017 (UTC)

Though I have an issue as the code give a link to a thumb, I must have another look.. Christian Ferrer (talk) 20:16, 25 September 2017 (UTC)
Done, I created a second link, now I have one for the full resolution, useful to keep EXIFs and datas, and one link for the 300px thumb, useful for reverse searches. Christian Ferrer (talk) 20:41, 25 September 2017 (UTC)

Image rotation and rotation display bugEdit

Hi Steinsplitter, please be careful with User:SteinsplitterBot rotations. Some images are displayed incorrectly - eg. File:Prague 1, Czech Republic - panoramio (278).jpg is displayed correctly in the small thumb in the category, but appears to be rotated in the big thumb at the file page. Some display bug is occuring and some rotation requests can be influenced by it. --ŠJů (talk) 22:34, 27 September 2017 (UTC)

@ŠJů: Hi, Looks OK for me, please clear your browser cache :). --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:39, 28 September 2017 (UTC)
The problem was discussed at Commons:Village pump#Rotation display bug (section September 27). --ŠJů (talk) 19:51, 1 October 2017 (UTC)

Beim DelinkerEdit

ist leider wieder der Keilriemen abgefallen: "Bot is not running." Gruß, --Achim (talk) 10:34, 1 October 2017 (UTC)

Neugestartet. --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:59, 1 October 2017 (UTC)

SteinsplitterBot / Custom license marker templateEdit

SteinsplitterBot is removing the {{Custom license marker}} template from images with the comment "Removing deprecated template". This template was added to a upload of mine as recent as . Has the upload wizard been edited since then to remove the use of this template? If not wanted to make sure you were aware the template is still being added by the uploadwizard. - Offnfopt(talk) 12:51, 1 October 2017 (UTC)

Hi @Offnfopt: It is not used/it was never used and i is (since today) no longer added to new upload's. It serves no purpose, just junk which is confusing users. I forgot that one to add to the upwiz cleanup stuff. Best --Steinsplitter (talk) 13:11, 1 October 2017 (UTC)
Ok thanks, just wanted to make sure it wasn't still being added. - Offnfopt(talk) 13:45, 1 October 2017 (UTC)

EN:WP -> CommonsEdit

Moin Steinsplitter,
hast Du eine Ahnung, wie man dieses Bild nach Commons rüberkriegt? Ich kenn mich damit leider gar nicht aus.
Vielen Dank und viele Grüße, Grueslayer (talk) 19:35, 2 October 2017 (UTC)

Hallo, Du kannst verwenden. Lg --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:52, 3 October 2017 (UTC)
Hat geklappt, vielen Dank! Und viele Grüße, Grueslayer (talk) 10:56, 3 October 2017 (UTC)


Hi Steinsplitter, I would like to translate into Marathi (mr) language. Please assist with the same.--✝iѵɛɳ२२४०†ลℓк †๏ мэ 10:52, 3 October 2017 (UTC)

@Tiven2240: Hi, Cool! I dropped you a mail. --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:54, 3 October 2017 (UTC)
Hi Steinsplitter, I also would like to translate your tool in French :) --Thibaut120094 (talk) 11:18, 12 October 2017 (UTC)
@Thibaut120094: Hi, Cool. You can translate it on github or you can send me the translated source code via mail.

SteinsplitterBot not rotatingEdit

In case you're not already aware, SteinsplitterBot stopped rotating files a day and a half ago. --bjh21 (talk) 12:21, 6 October 2017 (UTC)

@Bjh21: Thanks, It should work again now :). --Steinsplitter (talk) 12:33, 6 October 2017 (UTC)

File:Nominate category for discussion en.jpgEdit

  File:Nominate category for discussion en.jpg has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

If you created this file, please note that the fact that it has been proposed for deletion does not necessarily mean that we do not value your kind contribution. It simply means that one person believes that there is some specific problem with it, such as a copyright issue.
Please remember to respond to and – if appropriate – contradict the arguments supporting deletion. Arguments which focus on the nominator will not affect the result of the nomination. Thank you!

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Amanbisauri (talk) 08:50, 7 October 2017 (UTC)

Nonsense, closed kept. --Achim (talk) 13:01, 7 October 2017 (UTC)

Commons:Deletion requests/File:Shiekh Shoes at Westminster Mall receipt (2002-06-19).jpgEdit

It's not in use at enWP any more. --Randykitty (talk) 08:08, 8 October 2017 (UTC)

You removed it just now. --Steinsplitter (talk) 08:09, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
  • Yes, I did. That was a completely unnecessary addition to that article. --Randykitty (talk) 08:10, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
The please file a new deletion request, if it remains unused fore one week it may be deleted. --Steinsplitter (talk) 08:11, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
  • Sjeez, this is tiresome. It was only added to that article (and earlier to another one) to keep it here, who knows why. It's just a crumpled receipt, what encyclopedic use is that? I'm not going to file another deletion request just to have it added frivolously to yet another article on enWP. Sorry to have bothered you. --Randykitty (talk) 08:15, 8 October 2017 (UTC)

High street thumb nail.Edit

Hello there. Just a quick note about your thumbnail of Ashford high street. I have lived here my whole life and thought you would like to know that this picture is of an area known as middle row. It runs adjacent to the high street.

Commons:Deletion requests/File:Litfaßsäule (Hamburg-Rotherbaum).18675.2.ajb.jpgEdit

Hallo Steinsplitter, könntest Du bitte die erste Version wieder sichtbar machen? In Übereinstimmung mit MagentaGreen kann ich die von Leyo behauptete Copyright-Verletzung nicht nachvollziehen. Insofern würde ich eigentlich gerne die unverpixelte Version wieder herstellen. Siehe hierzu auch die ausführlichere Diskussion/Begründung hier. Vielen Dank! --Ajepbah (talk) 12:18, 8 October 2017 (UTC)

Dem schließe ich mich an. Im Übrigen ist es sicher, dass einige der Plakate keinesfalls Schöpfungshöhe erreichen, über den Rest kann man diskutieren, die Verpixelung in Bausch und Bogen ist aber bestimmt nicht notwendig. MagentaGreen (talk) 12:27, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
@Ajepbah, MagentaGreen: Schöpfungshöhe ist für die mehr zahl der gezeigten Werbung zu bejahen, daher muss die ursprüngliche Datei gelöscht bleiben. lg --Steinsplitter (talk) 12:50, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
Die Schöpfungshöhe ist hier m. E. nebensächlich. Die einzelnen Plakate sind Beiwerk und im Übrigen für ihre Lebensdauer der Öffentlichkeit gewidmet (vgl. BGH-Urteil zur Reichtagsverhüllung). Ihr wollt doch wohl nicht allen Ernstes verlangen, dass alle Werbeplakate auf Commons verpixelt werden?!? Zumal ich Werbung bisher immer so verstanden habe, dass eine Weiterverbreiung eigentlich im Sinne des Werbenden sein müsste ... --Ajepbah (talk) 13:17, 8 October 2017 (UTC)
@Ajepbah: IMHO kein Beiwerk und das genannte Urteil ist nicht wirklich für den Fall anwendbar. Wenn du trotzdem denkst, das Foto hätte nicht gelöscht werden dürfen, kannst du einen Antrag bei der Löschprüffug stellen. Lg --Steinsplitter (talk) 13:37, 8 October 2017 (UTC)

Files proposed for deletionEdit

I noticed that you have put several files loaded by me for deletion. All the files proposed for elimination have been given to me by Companhia Vidas from A to Z, so that the same images appear on facebook and on the official website of the same, as in other websites. Some photographs were taken by me and others rights were transferred to the company that authorized me to use them, and I already sent the email to the permissions with the transfer of rights of the images to me by the Company, but no one answered to the email that I sent with permission to use images to nor did they place the OTRS.

I would appreciate it if you did not delete the files, since the process is delayed or you should check the permissions email and verify that the image use authorization was indeed given.

Link of files concerned:

Thankful. Sílvia Gomes (talk)

@Sílvia Gomes: If you have send a valid permission, the files will be restored once the permission has been processed. Best --Steinsplitter (talk) 13:02, 8 October 2017 (UTC)


Aloha! Hast Du Zugang zum Dschwen-bot @ Labs? --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 04:39, 13 October 2017 (UTC)

Hi, Nein :/. --Steinsplitter (talk) 06:23, 13 October 2017 (UTC)
Dschwen is wieder da. Hoffentlich können wir das endlich vernünftig regeln. --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 22:45, 13 October 2017 (UTC)

Welcome to the Structured Commons focus group!Edit

Hello! Thank you very much for signing up to the community focus group for Structured Commons :-)

How to organize ourselves?

This focus group is new and experimental, and I welcome your tips and thoughts on how we can organize this in the most convenient and productive way. For now, I have posted a few separate topics on the focus group's talk page. Please add your questions there too! If we all add that page to our watchlist, that's probably a good way to stay up to date with current discussions. Steinsplitter has also initiated a brand new IRC channel specifically for Structured Commons: wikimedia-commons-sd (webchat) which we invite you to join. Please let me know if you have other ideas on how to work together.

Current updates

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Structured Commons newsletter, October 25, 2017Edit

Welcome to the newsletter for Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons! You can update your subscription to the newsletter. Do inform others who you think will want to be involved in the project!

Community updates
Things to do / input and feedback requests
Presentations / Press / Events
Audience at Structured Commons design discussion, Wikimania 2017
Team updates
The Structured Commons team at Wikimania 2017

Two new people have been hired for the Structured Data on Commons team. We are now complete! :-)

  • Ramsey Isler is the new Product Manager of the Multimedia team.
  • Pamela Drouin was hired as User Interface Designer. She works at the Multimedia team as well, and her work will focus on the Structured Commons project.
Partners and allies
  • We are still welcoming (more) staff from GLAMs (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums) to become part of our long-term focus group (phabricator task T174134). You will be kept in the loop of the project, and receive regular small surveys and requests for feedback. Get in touch with Sandra if you're interested - your input in helping to shape this project is highly valued!

Design research is ongoing.

  • Jonathan Morgan and Niharika Ved have held interviews with various GLAM staff about their batch upload workflows and will finish and report on these in this quarter. (phabricator task T159495)
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Commons:Deletion requests/Files uploaded by HectorEdit

Hi, There was no reason to delete these files. Images by Agence Rol are OK: Creator:Agence Rol. Could you please restore them? Regards, Yann (talk) 21:56, 26 October 2017 (UTC)

Please don't restore them. There is no information to support that the authors have died before 1947. Jcb (talk) 22:05, 26 October 2017 (UTC)
Jcb: The photographer is not named, so the copyright belongs to the company and expired 70 years after publication. You should know better... Regards, Yann (talk) 10:54, 27 October 2017 (UTC)
There is no indication that there has not e.g. been an earlier publication, with the name of the photographer mentioned. Jcb (talk) 12:43, 27 October 2017 (UTC)
Agence Rol is photo agency. The images are under a public domain mention on the source. There is really no issue here. Why do you make things so complicated? Regards, Yann (talk) 14:02, 27 October 2017 (UTC)
Nothing was complicated in this case until you got involved. Clear nomination, logical closure based on established policy, nothing out of the ordinary. Jcb (talk) 15:41, 27 October 2017 (UTC)
Hi, I restored the files after comments by other users on COM:UDEL. Best --Steinsplitter (talk) 15:49, 9 November 2017 (UTC)

Rückfrage bezüglich Löschung von WartungskategorienEdit

Hallo Steinsplitter,
mir ist aufgefallen dass nachstehende, von dir erstellte Wartungskategorien gelöscht wurden, weil sie leer waren. Frage: Sind diese wirklich nicht mehr notwendig gewesen, oder sind es Kategorien, die in Zukunft wieder andere Medien enthalten werden? Bitte wirf einen Blick darauf und stelle die Kats bei Bedarf wieder her. Danke!

--Zaccarias (talk) 09:19, 28 October 2017 (UTC)

@Zaccarias: Danke, Ich kümmere mich drum :). --Steinsplitter (talk) 10:45, 28 October 2017 (UTC)


Hi! I need some help with the BSicons that were recently moved to wikimedia commons. The pages are there but none of the icons are showing up on the page? Is there a problem with the templates? Best regards. (Central Data Bank (talk) 19:33, 31 October 2017 (UTC))

Hi, Pinging @Jc86035: :-) --Steinsplitter (talk) 19:42, 31 October 2017 (UTC)
@Central Data Bank: As always, try clearing your cache. Which icons in particular? If there is a problem with those files' rendering then I can reupload them. Jc86035 (talk) 06:09, 3 November 2017 (UTC)


Hello, I see you're a bureaucrat on beta. I was wondering if you can give me access to GLAMToolset. I have a ton of archived stuff that I plan on uploading to Commons. Thus, I prefer to upload and try the on the beta cluster before requesting the real flag. Thanks. Artix Kreiger (talk) 18:23, 1 November 2017 (UTC)

Hi, GWT is for uploading files from a url (related to GLAM stuff). Which files you want to upload? --Steinsplitter (talk) 18:38, 1 November 2017 (UTC)

these files. The files are available online near the bottom. Artix Kreiger (talk) 18:42, 1 November 2017 (UTC)

I am not really sure if they are relevant to commons (project scope), maybe someone experienced with glam/GWT can comment (@:). --Steinsplitter (talk) 18:47, 1 November 2017 (UTC)
What about this group? Artix Kreiger (talk) 19:19, 1 November 2017 (UTC)
Soweit ich weiss ist IBarr dran. Habe gerade auf seiner Disku nachgefragt. --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 00:27, 2 November 2017 (UTC)
Update: IBarr started a batch upload req. --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 01:25, 2 November 2017 (UTC)
@Artix Kreiger: Immediately stop forum shopping 1, 2, 3, 4. The conversation above confirms that you don't need the tool. Needles to say that as per your conversation with Hedwig (on Hedwig's talkape) you know that the job is being done by IBarr. This kind of behavior is really concerning. --Steinsplitter (talk) 13:38, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Important questionEdit

Hi Steinsplitter, Hope you have been well. I have a question in regards with Flickr files that I upload. You have previously blocked me for uploading files, more specifically last year. I asked Elisfkc if I could overwrite my own files that I upload.

Does this apply also to Flickr files and other files that I upload, not other user's uploaded files.

Say for example File:Rolls Royce Dawn 2016.jpg which was uploaded by me, not any other user, but belongs to another flickr user, could I overwrite this file. Could you please fully explain what files am I permitted to crop. Thanks for your assistance --Nim Bhharathhan (talk) 09:42, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Please follow COM:OVERWRITE. --Steinsplitter (talk) 11:48, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Massenbenachrichtigung WikiDaheimEdit

Hi Steinsplitter,

ich hab jetzt durch Recherchieren rausgefunden, dass du früher (anno 2015) MassMessages versendet hast - ginge das heut noch immer? Im Prinzip ginge es um Aussendung an alle WikiDaheim-Teilnehmer.

Adressaten: siehe User:Braveheart/WikiDaheimTargets

Betreff der Nachricht: Danke für die Teilnahme bei WikiDaheim 2017 in Österreich!

Nachrichtentext: bitte die Vorlage {{subst:User:Braveheart/WikiDaheim2017}} verwenden.
(Es wird automatisch hinter der Unterschrift einmalig die aktuelle Uhrzeit samt aktuellem Datum ergänzt)

Hoffe ich hab jetzt nix vergessen - bei Rückfragen gern hier oder per Mail :-) LG, Braveheart (talk) 09:57, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Erledigt. --Steinsplitter (talk) 11:47, 2 November 2017 (UTC)
Vielen Dank! :-) Gibts eigentlich eine zentrale Seite, wo man solche Anfragen platzieren könnte? LG, Braveheart (talk) 11:54, 2 November 2017 (UTC)
COM:AN. --Steinsplitter (talk) 12:04, 2 November 2017 (UTC)
Ok, thnx! :-) Braveheart (talk) 13:39, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Rename toolEdit

Hi kindly have a look at as 2 images are stuck on it inspite of renaming :) --✝iѵɛɳ२२४०†ลℓк †๏ мэ 03:09, 4 November 2017 (UTC)

Hi, I saw your post, i am still working on it. --Steinsplitter (talk) 19:27, 10 November 2017 (UTC)
Fixed now. --Steinsplitter (talk) 14:32, 11 November 2017 (UTC)

Double extensionsEdit

Okay, I'm quite prepared to abandon good faith efforts if you are finding copyvios in the list. Any suggestion as to when a sanitised list will be available? ShakespeareFan00 (talk) 16:12, 6 November 2017 (UTC)

Hallo Steinsplitter, kannst du bitte mal schauen...Edit

ob -->sowas hier nicht gelöscht werden sollte? LG --1971markus ⇒ Laberkasten ... 01:13, 8 November 2017 (UTC)

@1971markus:   Done Guter Fund! Gehört natürlich gelöscht, Com:BLP. Dem Hochlader sollte man den Hosenboden langziehen. --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 02:07, 8 November 2017 (UTC)
Ich glaub das war der einzige Beitrag des Hochladers aus 2013...
Danke Hedwig in Washington fürs löschen!
Lieben Gruß aus Köln --1971markus ⇒ Laberkasten ... 18:17, 8 November 2017 (UTC)

Wiki Loves AfricaEdit

In English (lire en français plus bas)

Thank you for your contribution to Wiki Loves Africa 2017

The project is a celebration of the visual diversity of Africa on Wikipedia and its sister projects. There are several fun ways you can help us to make the impact of Wiki Loves Africa stronger:

  • Add more categories to your images so that people will find them to use them in articles ... you can see how to do this here: Quick Guide to Categories on Commons
  • Add your image to a relevant Wikipedia article, i.e. if your image shows a tailor sewing, then add the image to an article on Sewing or Tailors - this allows readers to see different global perspectives of a universal subject. You can see how to do this here: How to insert images into Wikipedia using WikiText
  • Improve the images description to make them easier to understand and reuse.
  • If there is no article that reflects the subject of your images, then start an article about that subject. If you are a new editor, you can see how to do that here: Creating your first article
  • Add more images - you can add more images or media that reflect interesting and encyclopedic subjects in your immediate community.
  • Become involved in (or start) your local Wikimedia community groups - it is a lot of fun, and is important! Find the existing groups here: Wikimedia groups across Africa

We look forward to seeing your contributions!!


Anthere for the Wiki Loves Africa Team

Merci d'avoir participé à Wiki Loves Africa 2017 !

Le projet se veut une célébration de la diversité visuelle de l'Afrique sur Wikipédia et ses projets frères. Vous pouvez augmenter l'impact de Wiki Loves Africa des façons suivantes:

  • Fournir d'avantage de photos !
  • Ajouter des catégories à vos images afin que les utilisateurs les trouvent plus facilement. Voici comment faire: Commons:Catégories.
  • Vous pouvez également améliorer les descriptions de vos images pour faciliter leur compréhension et leur réutilisation.
  • Ajouter vos images dans un article existant sur Wikipédia.
  • S'il n'existe aucun article correspondant à ce qu'illustre votre photo, pourquoi ne pas envisager de créer un nouvel article sur Wikipedia ?
  • Vous pouvez même rejoindre un groupe d'utilisateurs locaux. Vous pouvez trouver les groupes déjà existant ici: groupes Wikimedia en Afrique

Merci encore pour vos contributions.

Anthere pour l'équipe Wiki Loves Africa.

Commons:Undeletion requestsEdit

Good evening User: Steinsplitter I wrote to ask you if by chance you were able to recover the files you find at this link [2]

thank you and good evening -- 19:11, 10 November 2017 (UTC)

Jump in a lake, vandal. You are getting nowhere here anymore. Every single timme you write a request, several admins will know about it in no time. Big Brother is watching you. --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 21:27, 10 November 2017 (UTC)


Why did you delete a photo that had been ok'ed and linked from several places? Please undo this, this is ridiculous! Taco Fleur (talk)

Please provide a link to the file in question. --Steinsplitter (talk) 19:25, 10 November 2017 (UTC)
Don't do this again. If you think the file are not violating COM:L please fiel a undeletion request, i think you have to send a written permission to COM:OTRS in this case. --Steinsplitter (talk) 19:32, 10 November 2017 (UTC)

you think I have sent a request? it was pretty clear the request was sent and approved. Please undo your mistake. Taco Fleur (talk)

Furthermore, I've had plenty of conversations now, explaining I'm in the photos and make the photos, if you would have taken the time to check my user page out you would have seen all this. Here — Preceding unsigned comment added by Taco fleur (talk • contribs) 20:00, 10 November 2017 (UTC)


I have no idea how this works with talk/questions etc. but so far I don't understand the communication. Can you tell me why you deleted a perfectly good photo in two places? I already pasted the link to the file. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Taco fleur (talk • contribs) 19:51, 10 November 2017 (UTC)

Filter 183Edit

Aloha! Der Filter erkennt die Änderungen nicht mehr, z.b. User talk:Sanandros geht so durch. Vorher hat der Filter die Änderungen erkannt. Schaust Du nochmal, bitte?   --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 00:02, 13 November 2017 (UTC)

Ah, eine Änderung hat der Bursche erkannt.   --Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 01:58, 13 November 2017 (UTC)
Ich bräuchte die diff wo es nicht funktioniert hat um den regex zu prüffen :) --Steinsplitter (talk) 11:59, 13 November 2017 (UTC)
  Hello, Steinsplitter. Check your email—you've got mail!
You can remove this notice at any time by removing the {{You've got mail}} or {{YGM}} template.

--Hedwig in Washington (mail?) 01:21, 14 November 2017 (UTC)


Hallo Steinsplitter, ich bin's mal wieder. Noch teste und kontrolliere ich die Dateiverschiebungen ganz vorsichtig, und siehe da: Der Delinker sagt im Log

 2017-11-13 20:23:06
 Datei ersetzen
 Cortina d^^39,Ampezzo - panoramio.jpg ↠ Cortina d'Ampezzo - panoramio (2).jpg
 simplewiki:Province of Belluno
 File link not found in page

obwohl das in simple:Province of Belluno ein ganz normaler Dateilink in einer kleinen Gallery ist. Nix mit Template oder so. Die anderen 3 (im Log davor und dahinter) hat er auch nicht gefunden. Gruß, --Achim (talk) 21:03, 13 November 2017 (UTC)

Image notesEdit

Hi Steinsplitter, habe neuerdings das Problem, dass wenn ich zu einem von mir beobachteten Bild Image notes hinzufüge, das Bild dabei unvermittelt aus meiner Beobachtungsliste geworfen wird. WTF?? Kannst du vllt. helfen, wie man das abstellt? Gruß --A.Savin 19:31, 17 November 2017 (UTC)

Hi, Seltsam. Ist das erst neu? In Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-watchlist alles richtig eingestellt? --Steinsplitter (talk) 12:17, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Genau, das ist erst neu (hatte vor ein paar Monaten zu einem meiner Fotos Notes hinzugefügt und das kam nicht vor). In den Einstellungen ist aktiviert (und das war schon immer so), dass meine eigenen Edits ausgeblendet sind und dass neu erstellte Seiten und hochgeladene Dateien zur Watchlist hinzugefügt werden. --A.Savin 14:01, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Habe es soeben getestet, stimmt! Das sollte nicht sein, habe aber keinen Abschnitt im Code gefunden welcher die Watchlist direkt beeinflusst. @Zhuyifei1999: Any idea why ImageAnnotator is removing files from the watchlist? I looked into the code, but was unable to find a watchlist param in the page itself and in the api subpage of the script. --Steinsplitter (talk) 15:39, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Could you provide some steps to reproduce the issue? I can't read German :P --Zhuyifei1999 (talk) 16:28, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
If you have a file on your watchlist yet, and you add a annotation to the image using the aforementioned tool, then the page will be removed from you'r watchlst. The edit shouldn't change the watchlist setting for the edited file. --Steinsplitter (talk) 17:15, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Yes and that's going on since few weeks or so. On 13 August I hadn't the problem yet, that's for sure. --A.Savin 01:36, 19 November 2017 (UTC)
Image notes doesn't use the API?! It did an edit via a POST to as if 'Watch this page' is not checked and unspecified. --Zhuyifei1999 (talk) 17:35, 19 November 2017 (UTC)

Files rotation by SteinsplitterBotEdit

Is everything OK with it? I'm looking some files rotated by bot, and it seems that something went wrong with rotation. (3 random examples: File:Bjelovar Cathedral2.jpg, File:Rovisce raspelo.jpg, File:Crkva Presvetog Trojstva Rovisce.jpg.--MaGa 18:55, 18 November 2017 (UTC)

Solution - none?--MaGa 19:22, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Nope, you have to wait a few hours (or days) :/. This problem must be resolved upstream. --Steinsplitter (talk) 19:28, 18 November 2017 (UTC)
Or months (see upload and rotation date) :S. Thank you very much.--MaGa 09:46, 19 November 2017 (UTC)

Commons:Deletion requests/File:CRT-en.pngEdit

Hi, you closed this as delete but didn't actually delete the file. Jc86035 (talk) 08:59, 19 November 2017 (UTC)

@Jc86035: Oh, Thanks :). This is done now. --Steinsplitter (talk) 09:00, 19 November 2017 (UTC)

Unusual sights of natureEdit

Thanks for closing Commons:Categories for discussion/2016/05/Category:Unusual sights of nature in New Brunswick. As mentioned in some of the comments in the discussion, there are other "unusual sights of nature" categories to which the same issues apply. Would you delete those as well? To save you the trouble of looking for then, here is a list:

Thanks. --Auntof6 (talk) 17:43, 19 November 2017 (UTC)

@Auntof6: Done. :) --Steinsplitter (talk) 17:50, 19 November 2017 (UTC)
Thanks! --Auntof6 (talk) 21:32, 19 November 2017 (UTC)
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