Tue, Oct 5
I've just responded to a rename request arising from this.
It doesn't appear that any explanation was given to the user affected, just an edit summary left at the site of his former username.
This is poor handling of the users affected.
May 17 2021
Jan 30 2021
I blocked the bot because it didn't respond to the enable/disable switch on the task which had the blanking issues on enwiki, not for the blanking itself.
Aug 4 2020
May 29 2020
Cascading pblocks to subpages would also be useful for preventing hat-collecting edits to all the Wikipedia:Requests for permissions pages with just 1 pblock rather than blocking each request page individually, which achieves only a partial restriction and uses all the available pblocks on one task.
Feb 29 2020
Sep 1 2017
A more tightly grouped set of dates in the table shows that blanks are interpreted as 1970-01-01.