I like to keep it short. To get your get your electricity to work you need roads and railroads both must touch your power plant. Railroads bring you fuel. Roads put out power lines.Read more >
The Repository Project is the currently active and ongoing project to repositorize all data on this wiki in templates for easy reference everywhere. See my previous blog post for more information on repositories.
This update should inform how far along the repositories are.
Template:PCList is finished.
This repository produces a Chain Template of the production chain in question. The data was extracted from Production chains.
Use the source code
Currently, only trade union items are available. The plan is of course to expand the repository to include all items.
In a similar vein, the item lists could be expanded for other purposes. A start has been made to list items by their type of effect, which can be expanded. If there is demand for other li…
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This wiki has a data structure problem. We do not lack data, we have Production chains, we have Buildings, we have Items. Neither do we have a data presentation problem, we have Template:Chain and Template:Infobox Buildings Old and New World and Template:Item box, which are all wonderful ways to present the information we have.
However, they are difficult to match together. There are many small pages on this wiki that want to show a specific subsection of this data, but they cannot. More often than not, there is simply a reference to the big list, with an implicit "go find it yourself" message for the end user. Other times, the editor has simply crafted their own data element. This will not do.
To this end, the repository template is a concep…
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I prepared a to do list on the contribute page in an attempt to help organise our work here, please check it out. I know there aren't many editors right now so it might not be useful. But it could be very useful closer to the release when many people will be interested in our wiki and it might get messy. If it turns out useless I will delete it.
I can't and don't want to force anybody to use this list. As long as you positively contribute to the Wiki everything is fine. Currently it lists tasks which in my opinion are the most important, I might also recommend certain ways of editing pages and organising content. You don't have to agree with me and I am always open for discussions.
I will gladly read your opinions about it. I will also appre…Read more >
No admin of Anno 1800 wiki has been active for last 5-6 months. We're getting closer to the release date and wiki needs an active admin to make sure that wiki is being developed properly. Therefore I would like to become a new admin of Anno 1800 wiki and I have to ask if you support me or if you have something against it.
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