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Re: Spam protection for MediaWiki

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2007 08:03:39 +0900
Message-Id: <C4EB4640-5CAB-4A60-BB7F-B7B9B98E6442@w3.org>
Cc: public-wiki-dev@w3.org
To: mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de


On Oct 25, 2007, at 02:36 , Markus Krötzsch wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I noticed that the OWL-WG's wiki has little spam protection.

That wiki's main spam protection is that edition is limited to a very  
low number of people, clearly identified in a group.

> I recommend to use the ConfirmEdit extension [1] on all MediaWiki
> installations.
> [1] http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ConfirmEdit

Great, let's install and test it on W3C's mediawiki then. It will be  
useful for more public wiki instances than OWL.

Thanks,
-- 
olivier
Received on Wednesday, 24 October 2007 23:03:49 GMT

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