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SendBulkEmails.php should not send emails to blocked users
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Description

SendBulkEmails.php currently allows sending emails to blocked users. While carrying out a research experiment, Research found that blocked users don't wish to be contacted, or they could not participate in the experiment because they are not able to login.

A/C

  • Add an option to only email users who are not blocked

Event Timeline

Change 676489 had a related patch set uploaded (by Reedy; author: Reedy):

[mediawiki/extensions/WikimediaMaintenance@master] sendBulkEmail.php: Add option to exclude blocked users

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/676489

Change 676489 merged by jenkins-bot:

[mediawiki/extensions/WikimediaMaintenance@master] sendBulkEmail.php: Add option to exclude blocked users

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/676489