[Mediawiki-l] Forbidding anonymous edits in MediaWiki?
brion at pobox.com
Thu Apr 1 22:49:23 UTC 2004
On Apr 1, 2004, at 13:49, Dan Carlson wrote:
> I'd like to know if it's possible under the current system to require
> contributors to register a user account before they may make edits to
> any pages. I realize that this isn't exactly in the spirit of the
> wiki system, but we've had a problem with a user lately who hasn't
> been paying attention to our repeated requests to follow the rules.
> One of the options we'd like to consider is requiring contributors to
> register first.
> But, is that possible using the current software? How could I set
> that up? I've taken a look at DefaultSettings.php, and I see the
> variable $wgWhitelistEdit and the array $wgWhitelistAccount, and I was
> wondering if those have anything to do with what I'm looking for.
Yep. Set $wgWhitelistEdit = true; in LocalSettings.php to require
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