Spam in trac tickets

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Apr 9 07:01:22 PDT 2007


On Sunday 08 April 2007 01:05, Bruce Dubbs wrote:

> You are right about the registration.  Anyone can register and then spam
> away on both the lfs and blfs trac ticket systems.  About the only thing
> I can think of is to require an admin to verify and explicitly allow the
> creation or update capabilities for new registrations.

Or we could use the SpamFilter plugin for Trac 
(http://trac.edgewall.org/wiki/SpamFilter).  There's a captcha variant which 
might make it more difficult for spammers to register an account 
automatically.

Matt.



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