[blfs-dev] Ticket spam

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Jan 22 19:38:14 PST 2015


Armin K. wrote:
> On 23.1.2015 3:22, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Armin K. wrote:
>>> On 22.1.2015 23:07, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> Well now we have spam in BLFS tickets.  I've deleted (not closed) the
>>>> ticket and removed permissions for general users to raise tickets.  If
>>>> someone needs permissions to create and append to tickets, then they
>>>> need to ask me and I will give the permissions but we can no longer
>>>> let
>>>> just anyone register and create a ticket.
>>>>
>>>> This will not affect most current devs, but if you run into a problem,
>>>> let me know.
>>
>>> How about writing that to the wiki front page?
>>
>> Do you mean wiki or website?
>>
>> http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki
>> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/
>>
>> I do notice several pages that have not been updated in quite a while.
>>
>> I believe you have permissions for both.  Would you like to do the
>> updates?
>>
>> Perhaps we need to update the page:
>>
>> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/stable/introduction/wiki.html
>>
>> What do you think?

> I was thinking about the wiki front-page or, if possible, registration
> page, as I suppose the already registered ones are allowed to post.

The register page would be good, but it is buried in the python code.  I 
did find a page at 
cache/TracAccountManager-0.1.2-py2.4.egg-tmp/acct_mgr/templates/register.cs, 
but I'm reluctant to change a page that says cache.  I don't think it's 
permanent.

   -- Bruce


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