Access forbidden for MediaWiki API for Wikimedia HTTPS secure.wikimedia.org SSL access
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From bug 13049 comment 11:

  • Comment #11 From Russell Blau 2009-06-15 12:53:55 UTC -------

Same problem as #10: https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/w/api.php
returns HTTP 403 ("Forbidden") -- just started as an issue today, as a
scheduled script ran without errors less than six hours ago.


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement
URL: https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/w/api.php

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brion created this task.Via LegacyJun 17 2009, 3:55 PM
werdna added a comment.Via ConduitJun 17 2009, 4:25 PM

Fixed with a live hack:

if ($secure) {
$url = "/$site/$lang$url";
}

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