[GRASS-dev] Re: impending wiki spam bombing

Martin Landa landa.martin at gmail.com
Mon Oct 1 02:14:33 EDT 2007


2007/10/1, Hamish <hamish_nospam at yahoo.com>:
> Hamish wrote:
> > over the weekend there were 56 new spambot accounts opened in the wiki.
> > I am now working through the wiki's web interface to ban these one by
> > one, but it is a big drain of time which I would much prefer to spend
> > on more productive tasks. the sooner we get this situation fixed the
> > better.
> oops I counted wrong, make that 68 new accounts to ban.

hm, too bad. Not sure how to avoid this situation. To allow creating
new accounts only for sysops is maybe too restrictive...


Martin Landa <landa.martin at gmail.com> * http://gama.fsv.cvut.cz/~landa *

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