Account creation throttle exemption for en.wp on 2017-01-13 and 2017-01-20
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Description

Queen Mary University London use Wikipedia editing for the Research Methods (Film) module and as part of that there will be people registering accounts in the classroom.

Duration: 00:00 to 23:59 2016-01-13 and 00:00 to 23:59 2016-01-20
Ranges: IPv4: 161.23.0.0/16, 138.37.0.0/16, IPv6: 2a01:56c0::/32
Site: en.wikipedia.org
Estimated accounts: 40
Event page: https://outreachdashboard.wmflabs.org/courses/Queen_Mary,_University_of_London/Research_Methods_Film

Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptDec 28 2016, 5:42 PM
Urbanecm claimed this task.Dec 28 2016, 5:43 PM
Urbanecm added a subscriber: Urbanecm.

Will work on it.

Restricted Application added a project: User-Urbanecm. · View Herald TranscriptDec 28 2016, 5:43 PM

Change 329500 had a related patch set uploaded (by Urbanecm):
[throttle] New rules for Queen Mary University

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/329500

Please double check your times. I made rules for January 2017 (not 2016) but I can't check the rest of the date.

Urbanecm triaged this task as Normal priority.Dec 28 2016, 5:57 PM
Urbanecm moved this task from Backlog to To deploy on the Wikimedia-Site-requests board.

Will be deployed at January 03rd 14:00-15:00 UTC.

Still operating on 2016 time. I can confirm that the dates are 13 and 20 January *2017*. Thank you for the very quick work.

Thanks for the confirmation and for the event!

Aklapper renamed this task from Account creation throttle exemption for en.wp on 13 and 20 January to Account creation throttle exemption for en.wp on 2017-01-13 and 2017-01-20.Dec 28 2016, 9:10 PM

Change 329500 merged by jenkins-bot:
[throttle] New rules remove obsolete rules

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/329500

Mentioned in SAL (#wikimedia-operations) [2017-01-03T14:21:37Z] <hashar@tin> Synchronized wmf-config/throttle.php: New rules + remove obsolete rules T154245 (duration: 00m 40s)

Urbanecm closed this task as Resolved.Jan 3 2017, 2:39 PM

Deployed.