I was wondering if there is a way to extract a database of all users (or
selection of users according to some criteria) with their contributions to
the Wikimedia projects until a fixed point of time from the XTools.
Thanks for the straightforward answer. My idea is to extract the number of
contributions across projects and namespaces.
On Fri, Jun 7, 2019 at 9:53 AM Federico Leva (Nemo) <[hidden email]>
> Kiril Simeonovski, 07/06/19 09:57:
> > with their contributions to
> > the Wikimedia projects
> Do you mean the *number* of their contributions, or literally all their
> contributions? Filtering the stub dumps would be one systematic way to
> get all the metadata about edits.
> If you just need aggregate numbers with some filter by date, namespace
> or other, the fastest way is probably to write a script which loops
> through all the databases on Labs. For instance I made this to list the
> users who contribute in a certain language, to find translators for very
> small languages:
> https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/plugins/gitiles/labs/tools/lists/+/master/scripts/userslang.py > >