[Foundation-l] Illegal IP blocking on the Dutch wikipedia

James Hare messedrocker at gmail.com
Mon Jan 1 01:17:03 UTC 2007

Open proxies are banned from all Wikimedia projects.

But Thailand, according to you, runs entirely on open proxies.

We'll have to make an exception.

On 12/31/06, Walter van Kalken <walter at vankalken.net> wrote:
> Wanting to edit on the nl.wikipedia I found my IP blocked. All of the
> IP's of my Thai internet provider are blocked it seems. So I cannot edit
> nl.wikipedia!
> On nl: user RonaldB has a private project of AUTOBLOCKING all open
> proxies. All Thai providers use open proxies. So now I am blocked and
> cannot log in. RonaldB never got agreement on nl: for this nor is this a
> wikimedia policy to stop all users in Thailand from editing. Still
> Waerth
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