[Typo3-typo3org] wiki down ?

Bernhard Kraft kraftb at kraftb.at
Thu Sep 29 20:39:44 CEST 2005

Peter Kindström wrote:

> I CC:ed Sebastian, I think it looks like a server problem.

thx for the fast response .. works fine again now.

> Of course, but have you had a big problem with spam on the wiki?

i visit the wiki only sometimes as i mainly use the doc-matrix but last 
time I was annoyed again by some spam. Tried to use the undo 
functionality but couldn't figure that out quickly. Pherhaps I should 
just have taken a look at the wiki-manual on how to remove spam (is 
there such a page ? where ?)

> I check for spammed wiki pages nearly every day. At average
> there are about
>  - one page spammed
>  - three pages with "good" contributions
> per day, made by an anonymous user.

well ... that's a lot of work ...
thx again !

> Your guess is as good as mine, but I definitly think it would
> reduce the amount of information entered into the wiki.
> I rather think it is a matter of *how much* it would reduce
> contributions. Maybe not significantly, but as long as "the
> maintainer" (=me) doesn´t think it is a problem to remove spam,
> why change anything?

Ok if it's ok for you ... and if contributions are mostly made by 
anonymous users you are completly right that we shall let it open.


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