Those are good suggestions. And thank you for being so gracious about the whole thing. I
didn't mean any offense.
Neil wrote (in part):
* The only thing missing, from my perspective of being
on the end of an
IP ban, was a way to contact the administrator: perhaps banned IP's
should have a single 'talkback' page that they could be allowed to write
to, or a way of notifying the list via an E-mail gateway.
* Perhaps I should notify the list before running this sort of tool, to
* A general "You have mail: click here to read" flag for a user would be
useful: maybe based on an update to their user talk page more recent
than their most recent visit to that page.