**Author:** `ruy.pugliesi`Allow the use of [[https://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Block/User|Special:Block/User]] selectively, so that it is possible for sysops to block a a user from editing in a specific namespace (or a set of namespaces), but not all namespaces. This would replace the current usage of edit filters, making it simpler to apply partial blocks.
Since this proposal (This feature was requested after [[http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:Esplanada/propostas/Bloqueios_seletivos_por_dom%C3%ADnio_%281fev2011%29) has gained the on-wiki full approval of our local community, please, implement,|a discussion between Portuguese Wikipedia users]]. if possible (or when it becomes available) the selective blocking by namespaces for the blocking tool on ptwiki.
**URL**: http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:Esplanada/propostas/Bloqueios_seletivos_por_dom%C3%ADnio_%281fev2011%29There was full approval of the local community for enabling the feature on ptwiki once it is available.