[Mediawiki-l] How can I moderate who registers?

George Herbert george.herbert at gmail.com
Mon Oct 23 17:54:37 UTC 2006

On 10/23/06, Justin Morgan <JMorgan at d2hawkeye.com> wrote:
> >That may not work. I want the site readable by all and editable by
> >registered users. So I guess I really can't moderate the
> >registrations without losing other functionality I need.
> >
> >Tim
> New users can go into a group that has read, but not edit permission.
> You would then change their group membership to a group that can edit as
> part of the registration process.  Adding some code to shoot off an
> email upon user creation shouldn't be too difficult.
> -Justin
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I have a site running with the only-few-pages readable default user perms,
but also experimented with the read-only perms for default users with an
editors group, and it worked fine as expected and stated above.

I have no adivce about an automatic email on new registration 8-)

-george william herbert
george.herbert at gmail.com

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