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Re: [hackers-il] Wiki Spam in our Wiki

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  • Shlomi Fish
    ... Perhaps there s a setting somewhere that can do that. But it also may require patching the code. Regards, Shlomi Fish ... Shlomi Fish
    Message 1 of 13 , Feb 16, 2005
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      On Wednesday 16 February 2005 15:58, Arik Baratz wrote:
      > On Wed, 16 Feb 2005 15:01:43 +0200, Shlomi Fish <shlomif@...> wrote:
      > > On Tuesday 15 February 2005 12:18, Arik Baratz wrote:
      > > > On Tue, 15 Feb 2005 10:38:11 +0200, Shlomi Fish <shlomif@...>
      wrote:
      > > > > If we enable the rel="nofollow" attribute, then we won't increase
      > > > > Page Rank for sites we link to, which would be sub-optimal. But I can
      > > > > investigate how to enable it in MediaWiki.
      > > >
      > > > How about inserting rel=nofollow only for users who are not logged-in?
      > > > If the user registration process requires a valid email, you can root
      > > > out most spam.
      > >
      > > Right. But at the moment, MediaWiki does not send a confirmation for
      > > registration E-mails to users who register using it. (it accepts the
      > > registration automatically).
      >
      > What would it take to make it do that?
      >

      Perhaps there's a setting somewhere that can do that. But it also may require
      patching the code.

      Regards,

      Shlomi Fish


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