[Mediawiki-l] User Management

Michael Daly michael.daly at kayakwiki.org
Mon Jun 2 22:19:43 UTC 2008


Lennie Jarratt wrote:
> Is there an easy way to change a user's password or delete the user without
> affecting any page changes they have made?

You can use the changepassword.php script in the maintenance directory. 
  Rather than delete the user, I just rename them to something like 
"Deleted User".  If they've done anything, revisions show them as 
Deleted User and I can see the original name in the database's real name 
field.

Mike






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