Disable anonymous edits and users on mr.wikisource.org
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Shantanoo
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Amire80, Nemo_bis, Shantanoo and 2 others
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bz35147
Description

Since many users/editors are not clear about copyright issues, they end up in putting copyright content on the wikisource. In case of anonymous users it is not possible to explain the issues. To avoid this following setting are requested.

  • Disable anonymous edits
  • Make e-mail verification for the given user mandatory

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Severity: normal

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Shantanoo created this task.Via LegacyMar 11 2012, 8:39 AM
Nemo_bis added a comment.Via ConduitMar 11 2012, 8:42 AM

This is against basic Wikimedia projects principles and won't be executed.
Wrong edits will need to be handled as usual, you may want to seek help to learn counter-vandalism and cleanup tricks if needed.

Billinghurst added a comment.Via ConduitApr 1 2012, 2:47 AM

I would suggest that you seek at advice at [[oldwikisource:WS:Scriptorium]] about some of the methodologies for improving contributors input.

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