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Link Wikidata entities (Qxxx) to SWH origins with a new property/qualifier
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Description

Goals:

  • To improve the visibility of SWH on WikiData
  • adding links from WikiData to SWH

Options:

  1. SWH origin add a property as an external identifier
  2. In T1346 using archive urlas a qualifier of the repository property (not very visible)
  3. SWH archive url property

This is different from the SWHID which is used on different classes of items

Event Timeline

moranegg triaged this task as Low priority.May 7 2020, 11:21 PM
moranegg created this task.
zack added a subscriber: zack.May 7 2020, 11:31 PM

Given Wikidata software properties already contains "source code repository" URLs, shouldn't we work on our side to make sure those URLs resolve to corresponding origin URLs, rather than adding yet another property (very similar to "source code repository") on their side?

moranegg added a comment.EditedMay 7 2020, 11:33 PM

This is one possibility by adding a qualifier to the source code repository (option 2).
I see that the task title might be leading.

moranegg renamed this task from Create property on Wikidata for SWH origins to Create links from Wikidata to SWH origins.May 7 2020, 11:34 PM
moranegg renamed this task from Create links from Wikidata to SWH origins to Link Wikidata entities (Qxxx) to SWH origins with a new property/qualifier.Fri, Sep 18, 2:45 PM
moranegg moved this task from Backlog to Specifications on the Metadata workflow board.