Autoblocks cause misleading display on contributions
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When an address is autoblocked, their blocked status is displayed on their contributions page, along with the last block log entry for that IP address. This is misleading, and implies that the most recent explicit block made on that IP address is still active.


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werdna created this task.Via LegacyApr 6 2010, 3:54 AM
Mormegil added a comment.Via ConduitDec 11 2010, 11:47 AM

…and sysops are offered to “change the block” (not to block the IP address) and “unblock”, which does not work.

Also, this is technically a privacy violation, even though it is only a theoretical construction. :-)

jayvdb added a comment.Via ConduitApr 28 2011, 2:52 PM

(In reply to comment #1)

…and sysops are offered to “change the block” (not to block the IP address) and
“unblock”, which does not work.

The unblock aspect is bug 5445.

duplicatebug added a comment.Via ConduitSep 29 2012, 7:45 PM

fixed with gerrit 10199

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