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Raising cap on user registration, image upload on and on 13 December
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Dear Phabricator team,
I have got the following request from Telugu Wikipedia community members - its a very short note,
Can we furnish this?
What : Raise cap on account creation to 100 at from IP address
When : 13 December. 2015 IST (+0530)
Who is involved : Telugu Wikipedia community members
Where : Hyderabad, India
Link to event announcement :

Here's summary of mail :
**This sunday (13 dec 2015) pranay raj & other telugu wikimedians are organizing a photo walk at public gardens and near by places. After the photo walk wikimedians come to Golden threshold, Abids and upload photos into commons and add them to telugu wikipedia. It is open programme and is being publicized in social media and print media, so possibly some of enthusiasts may come to the event & get registered.

So, I request you to help in raising ticket at phabricator by sending me specific draft that explains the phabricator techies about above problem. Or else I will be more happy if you can raise it. IP address of GT is

Relevant links: - వికీపీడియా:సమావేశం/తెలుగు వికీపీడియా దినోత్సవం 2015 - తెవికీలోకి చారిత్రిక ఛాయాచిత్రాలు**


Related Gerrit Patches:
operations/mediawiki-config : masterThrottle rule for Hyderabad photo event

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tuxnani created this task.Dec 12 2015, 6:12 AM
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Change 258669 had a related patch set uploaded (by Dereckson):
Throttle rule for Hyderabad photo event

Change 258669 merged by jenkins-bot:
Throttle rule for Hyderabad photo event

Krenair closed this task as Resolved.Dec 12 2015, 5:01 PM
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