[SAC] Re: Moving Wiki?

Arnulf Christl (WhereGroup) arnulf.christl at wheregroup.com
Mon Apr 16 22:37:02 EDT 2007

On Mon, April 16, 2007 10:25, Till Adams wrote:
> Arnulf,
> there is s.th. like "$wgEmailConfirmationToEdit=false"
> I set this to true and hope thats the correct screw
> (never use more than one ;-) ...
> Please try, Till

tested and working, thanks a lot. Hopefully this will relieve us from some

the option to move to an OSGeo server is still open.

Best regards,

>>On Wed, April 11, 2007 22:18, Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) wrote:
>>>Back to the issue of wiki management.  Spamming is increasing and I
>>>think we need to get lower level access to the system by moving it to
>>>our infrastructure.  In the meantime, can we ask Terrestris to
>>>require email address confirmation during registration before being
>>>allowed to post?
>>Hi Tyler,
>>I have been offline for a few days, sorry to be late reacting. We have
>> new
>>email addresses as of 2007 and I am not sure whether Benjamin still reads
>>any ccgis mails as they were heavily spammed. His address now is
>>benjamin.thelen at you-know-who.com
>>sorry to bother yet again, could you please enable email verification for
>>the OSGeo wiki? This is pressing as the Wiki has been "found" by a series
>>of ugly bots causing a lot of manual reverting to be done.
>>we are only waiting for you to say that you are ready and have a machine
>>up and running. It does not take much as it is now, just install MySQL,
>>PHP and MediaWiki. The rest is just one MySQL dump file, and some config
>>file muggling...
>>If this will take you longer than expected (or Tyler gets really fed up
>>soon) we can sponsor one year's worth of a root server at our ISP and let
>>SAC get full access on that machine, backup and so on are taken care of
>> by
>>Best regards,
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With best regards,
Arnulf Christl
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