[OSGeo-Discuss] Hacker on the wiki

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Wed Mar 29 07:07:54 PST 2006

The OSM wiki hit the same thing. There are two easy fixes

1) turn on user-only edits

2) apply the little patch which rejects edits which contain a <div> tag.
Google for it, shouldn't be hard to find.

We never had spam again.

* @ 27/03/06 07:24:09 PM ari.jolma at tkk.fi wrote:
> Somebody with username Grifferz had inserted a very long list of URL's 
> to online casinos etc. to http://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/Main_Page. The 
> list was not visible at least on Firefox. I edited the crap away.
> I have limited experience with wikis. Is this something that we just 
> have to live with in the future?
> Ari
> -- 
> Prof. Ari Jolma
> Kartografia ja Geoinformatiikka / Cartography and Geoinformatics
> Teknillinen Korkeakoulu / Helsinki University of Technology
> POBox 1200, 02015 TKK, Finland
> Email: ari.jolma at tkk.fi URL: http://www.tkk.fi/~jolma
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have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/

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