On 9/14/05, Anthere <anthere9(a)yahoo.com> wrote:
This is only true if there is no social norm
forbidding a sysop to edit
a protected page. At least, on the english and french wikipedia, I do
think the rule of no-edit on a protected page exist. Maybe not on all
projects ? Can you from your data gather such an information ? I mean,
are there situations when a long-protected article actually grow and
evolve during the protection ?
As far as I understand, an admin can edit the article if there is a
rough consensus to do so on the talk page.