[Foundation-l] checkuser

Anthony wikimail at inbox.org
Thu Aug 2 03:16:23 UTC 2007

On 8/1/07, Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/1/07, Anthony <wikimail at inbox.org> wrote:
> >  The privacy policy says
> > that "When using a pseudonym, your IP address will not be available to
> > the public, but it will be stored on the wiki servers for a relatively
> > short amount of time. Thus it will be available to developers and may
> > be released under certain circumstances (see below)."
> No it doesn't. It's an old version (>1year .. approx 2year old text).
> Where did you find that?  Sounds like some page needs to be fixed.
Yeah, sorry, it was at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Privacy_policy, which, well, is
a pretty obvious place to look!  (It did have a nice disclaimer that
"The official version of this policy is at Wikimedia:Privacy policy"
which I managed to ignore.)

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