On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 7:28 PM, Petr Bena <benapetr(a)gmail.com> wrote:
But if I didn't think it's weird, I wouldn't start this. I am always
trying to find a solution from programmer point of view for a problems
which community sometimes try to solve "by hand".
But the community isn't complaining about this being time consuming.
Where they desysop inactive sysops, it is a social community exercise
and your technical solution is probably not going to have the same
effect. On English Wikisource we have annual reconfirmations and we
use our brains to gauge whether a sysop is likely to return soon. The
security aspect is only a small part of it.