[Clipart] PR Up - Please edit

Jon Phillips jon at rejon.org
Mon Mar 7 00:46:55 PST 2005

Nicu Buculei wrote:
> Stephen Silver wrote:
>> Jon Phillips wrote:
>>> http://openclipart.org/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?PrAnnouncement
>> The number of images is wrong - 3595 includes all the duplicates.
>> Probably the figures for amount of clip art submitted by different
>> artists are also wrong for the same reason.
> this is a known issue about i used to complain in the past (and made 
> some manual cleaning myself).
> it was generated by our temporary use of folders instead of keywords for 
> classification and navigation and images with multiple keywords 
> appearing in multiple location because of this.
> we can get rid of this duplication and still have an useful 
> classification/navigation only after we will complete the switch form 
> folders to keywords (this is why more programmers are needed)

Yes, I just need more money right now to work on this and 
Inkscape...hopefully in a few weeks I will have more cash 
saved...ugh...yes, I agree on the multiple locations hack, but I accounted 
for this in searching for the number of clipart by using uniq to only get 
the files once. See my other email for the commandline one-liner I 
used--pretty simple.


Jon Phillips

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