This thread originates from September 2010. Since
nobody wrote a library to
handle special pages, and we say in Hungary "Yourself, mister, if you have
no servants", I began to write apispec.py that tries to give interfaces for
special pages through API whenever possible. Special:Blocklist is in good
state, and I will use it to send a mail to admins' list when blocks (and
protections in the next phase) expire.
I have just sent my commit access request, and if I get it, I will commit
the first parts of the library.
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