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= Welcome, Newbies! =
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Now, with ArmA being out, we would like to replace the current graphic with something more current and appropriate from Armed Assault. It should be an image that represents the community this Wiki is supposed to be (so no battle pictures). Also keep in mind the pretty wide dimensions.
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If you do have an image you think might fit here, post a link to it (you can also upload it to the Wiki), and once we have a few we'll pick the most popular one.
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= Welcome, Newbies =
 
Somebody recently remarked that "the wiki scares the public crowd off." [http://community.bistudio.com/wiki?title=User_talk:Kronzky&diff=prev&oldid=19287]  
 
Somebody recently remarked that "the wiki scares the public crowd off." [http://community.bistudio.com/wiki?title=User_talk:Kronzky&diff=prev&oldid=19287]  
  

Revision as of 06:54, 12 January 2007

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Welcome to the village pump. This is the place for editors and sysops to meet, and talk about technical issues, policies, as well as ongoing and upcoming projects. Please use the table below to find the most appropriate section to post in, or use the miscellaneous section.
If you want a quick overview, you can also view all sections at once.

News
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News about BI and this Wiki.

Policy
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Discuss existing and proposed, new policies.

Proposals
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New proposals that are not policy related.

Things To Do
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Areas of the Biki that need attention.

Assistance
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Request assistance for the creation and update of content.

Technical
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Technical issues related to the MediaWiki software.

Miscellaneous
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Topics that do not fit into any other category.

We need a new graphic!

A call to all of the screenshot artists out there - The Village Pump needs a new header graphic!

Now, with ArmA being out, we would like to replace the current graphic with something more current and appropriate from Armed Assault. It should be an image that represents the community this Wiki is supposed to be (so no battle pictures). Also keep in mind the pretty wide dimensions.

If you do have an image you think might fit here, post a link to it (you can also upload it to the Wiki), and once we have a few we'll pick the most popular one.


Welcome, Newbies

Somebody recently remarked that "the wiki scares the public crowd off." [1]

Is that really the case? How was your first impression when coming to this Wiki. What were the major hurdles you had to overcome? Have you heard any responses from other people regarding this (or other) Wikis?

I set up a page where you can leave your experiences, and where we can discuss what to do to make this place a bit less "scary" and how to flatten that learning curve a bit: Village Pump (technical): New Users