[typo] Trac Spam

Steve Longdo steve.longdo at gmail.com
Sun Mar 12 13:35:29 EST 2006


It would be nice if Trac could limit entries containing more than say 5
links...

On 3/12/06, Gary Shewan <gpsnospam at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> As a follow up to this I know there's a bit of a debate around Trac
> development itself regarding editing comments.  You can't currently
> delete these spam comments unless you do it via the database.
>
> http://projects.edgewall.com/trac/ticket/454
>
> But is it not possible to enable the permissions element that
> disallows anonymous editing of tickets? :
>
> http://projects.edgewall.com/trac/ticket/1396
>
> That was implemented in changeset 1516 for Trac
>
> Just to be vindictive I also tracked down the host of those sites to
> see if they would shut it down ... we'll see.
>
> Jayzuz this is very much OT, but I can't be the only one getting sick
> of it.
>
> Gary
>
>
> On 12 Mar 2006, at 16:05, Gary Shewan wrote:
>
> > I was checking the wiki today to see how many open tickets there
> > are, checking to see what current changes have gone through since I
> > last did a trunk jump ... etc, etc.  Preparing for the next jump
> > basically
> >
> > Anyway the spam is getting a bit ridiculous isn't it?  How are you
> > contributors managing to keep track of open tickets with all that
> > crap lying around?  305 tickets are hit just by one particular
> > spammer:
> >
> > http://www.typosphere.org/trac/search?ticket=on&q=77asian.com&page=1
> >
> > With the wiki moving from Tobis site is somebody not able to keep a
> > check on this now?
> >
> > Gary
>
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