Brion Vibber wrote:
For privacy purposes I would like to hide
Special:Ipblocklist from those
who do not have 'block' permissions. (Seeing who's banned is okay but I
can't have autoblocked IP address collisions displayed to users.)
Such blocks show a block id number instead of the IP.
True, but we cannot allow different user accounts (even annoying ones)
to be linked to one another in public, and that is the problem. So if
only one account is blocked and another account becomes autoblocked,
that's a link. I'm thinking we also have to disable the block log as
well for complete security.
Second parameter to the SpecialPage constructor is a
Ah, there it is. As simple as I imagined. Is it possible to add a line
to LocalSettings.php and modify just that part of the array to include a
second parameter or must we patch SpecialPages.php for every release?