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RFC discussion: March 2017[edit]

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The IP doesn't geolocate to Indonesia, but everything else points to blocked Indonesian editor Willy2000. They've been adding translations and creating entries in an implausibly broad assortment of European and Southeast Asian languages, with many of the European entries lacking basic information such as gender that a fluent speaker would presumably know. I speedied a Russian entry that had no Google Books hits, but there's enough evidence for some of the others that I don't want to risk meddling in languages I don't know without more to go on than a hunch. Chuck Entz (talk) 20:47, 25 March 2017 (UTC)

Definitely Willy. I think we can trust that the Indonesian-Malay ones are fine and mark those as patrolled, but the rest is questionable. @Atitarev, there's a lot of Slavic ones — could you please check and fix the Russian and Ukrainian ones, and any others that you can check as well? Thank you! —Μετάknowledgediscuss/deeds 20:59, 25 March 2017 (UTC)
I think we can also add Special:Contributions/Anth2943 to this. The overlap in timing of edits can be explained by assuming they were using two browsers at the same time, but logged in on only one. Chuck Entz (talk) 02:33, 26 March 2017 (UTC)
... and Special:Contributions/ Chuck Entz (talk) 02:58, 26 March 2017 (UTC)
The Slavic contributions are very basic and primitive, lacking many important parts (word stress, gender, verb aspect, inflections, let alone pronunciations and etymologies) but they seem correct. --Anatoli T. (обсудить/вклад) 09:15, 27 March 2017 (UTC)


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