[Mediawiki-l] pywikipedia strange behaviour

Emufarmers Sangly emufarmers at gmail.com
Fri Aug 3 02:41:55 UTC 2007


On 8/2/07, Maurizio Vitale <maurizio.vitale at polymath-solutions.com> wrote:
>
> I'm trying to use pagefromfile.py and everything is fine until I use
> a certain user ID as the login for the bot.
> But if I try with a different user ID (configured the same way, login
> ok) the script runs but refuse to modify the
> page saying that I either have a cascade lock set or I'm affected by
> bug 9226.
>
> Hints or solutions anybody?
>
> Thanks a lot,

http://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9226#c4
As a workaround...either temporarily disable the cascading protection, or
make the account pywikipediabot uses a sysop while you're running it?


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