[Mediawiki-l] Deleting Users?

Richard Ames richard at linsup.com
Wed Jul 7 03:39:34 UTC 2004

Related to the below - How do I delete a user?...

Thanks, Richard.

On Wed, 2004-07-07 at 12:13, Brion Vibber wrote:
> Matias Pelenur wrote:
> > A user on my MediaWiki site would like to change their username. Is that
> > possible, or better yet, possible and not too hard? 
> > 
> > I'm guessing that the value in the user.user_name column for the user would have
> > to be changed, and also the title of User page name. Hopefully any other
> > references use the userid? Would pages have to be rebuilt?
> There's a helper script for this in the maintenance directory: 
> changeuser.sql.

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