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From Jan Høydahl <jan....@cominvent.com>
Subject Re: Reducing captcha on the wiki
Date Mon, 23 Apr 2012 21:42:58 GMT
Cool, could you add me as well (JanHoydahl)?

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Jan Høydahl, search solution architect
Cominvent AS - www.cominvent.com
Solr Training - www.solrtraining.com

On 23. apr. 2012, at 23:26, Chris Hostetter wrote:

> 
> : Any of you PMC members care to give them the green light?
> 
> Personally, i think the wiki textchas have been a great way of helping cut 
> down on the amount of wiki spam, so i don't think we should turn them off 
> in general
> 
> That said: there is the other option for bypassing the textcha...
> 
> http://wiki.apache.org/general/OurWikiFarm#per_wiki_access_control_-_tighten_your_wiki_just_a_little.2C_benefit_just_a_lot
> 
> I went ahead and added Benson to the AdminGroup for the solr wiki.
> 
> 
> 
> : ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> : From: Gavin McDonald <gavin@16degrees.com.au>
> : Date: Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 9:34 PM
> : Subject: Re: Wiki authentication question
> : To: Benson Margulies <bimargulies@gmail.com>
> : Cc: "infrastructure@apache.org" <infrastructure@apache.org>
> : 
> : 
> : Please see wiki.apache.org/general/OurWikiFarm for explanations and
> : how to get your wiki configured so that you no longer need to enter
> : captchas. A yes go ahead and I'll configure it today for you
> : 
> : Gav
> : 
> : Sent from my iPhone
> : 
> : On 16/04/2012, at 2:57 AM, Benson Margulies <bimargulies@gmail.com> wrote:
> : 
> : > I've been doing a lot of editing on the Lucene wiki lately. Every edit
> : > demands the answer to a question. Many of the questions are ASF
> : > trivial questions. At best, I have to google for each one. At least
> : > one didn't accept the 'right' answer. It asked me for the full name of
> : > the treasurer. The official officer page calls him 'Sam'. I have no
> : > idea if his birth certificate called him Samuel, Samwise, or Samovar,
> : > but the wiki rejected plain old Sam. (For all I know, the wiki is
> : > still looking for Geir.)
> : >
> : > Is there any way the wiki could be interconnected with the rest of the
> : > infrastructure so that committers could log in 'as themselves' and be
> : > spared this?
> : 
> 
> -Hoss


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