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AbuseFilter should let users to mark log entries as false positives
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He7d3r, Mar 24 2011

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Some times a filter happens to have some false positives. The users who monitor the Special:AbuseLog should be able to mark such entries in the log as being false positives so that other reviewers don't need to review the edit again. Besides, if the extension keep track of log entries which are false positives the message
Filter hits: NNN hits
could be changed to
Filter hits: NNN hits (MM false positives)
and the after the "Hit count" column there could be "False positives count". This would give a better sense of the quality of the filters running in a wiki.

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He7d3r created this task.Mar 24 2011, 2:46 AM
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He7d3r updated the task description. (Show Details)Feb 23 2018, 1:53 PM

See T20066#4114937 for a wider view on how this could be implemented.