[kde-community] Wikis uneditable

Ingo Malchow imalchow at kde.org
Fri Feb 26 23:47:39 UTC 2016

Am Dienstag, 2. Februar 2016, 20:51:40 CET schrieb Ben Cooksley:
> Hi all,
> Until further notice, all wikis hosted under KDE.org have been
> rendered uneditable by everyone except members of the Identity group
> "web-admins".
> Unfortunately it seems bots (or a human sweatshop) have completely
> automated the login (via OpenID/Identity none the less) and abusive
> editing of many of our wikis.
> This appears to be an issue being experienced by other Mediawiki
> installations elsewhere as well.
> At some point we may reinvestigate restoring editing rights to a more
> limited number of users, but until then our wikis will remain closed
> to editing.
> If necessary, we may need to consider migration to alternative Wiki
> software.
> Regards,
> Ben Cooksley
> KDE Sysadmin
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This has been fixed now. The wikis are updated and the login was changed to an 
OAuth2 based login via Phabricator.
This means you need an identity account, and have it activated on http://
For more information see https://community.kde.org/Sysadmin/Wiki-Phablogin

Ingo Malchow

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