[Mediawiki-l] Editing discussion-sites but not articles
Platonides at gmail.com
Wed Jan 13 23:59:51 UTC 2010
> We're using MediaWiki in our company as an informationsystem to our
> We collect manuals, FAQs and other information from our products in the wiki
> and all our customers got a user to read this articles.
> All customers are only able to read, employees also can create and edit
> Now we want to use the discussion-sites from the articles to get feedbacks
> from our customers.
> The problem is: i can't enable the edit-permission for customers to protect
> our articles, but without this permission customers are not able to edit the
> Customers may not get the edit-permission to guarantee the quality of the
> information inside.
Give them edit rights and protect non-talk namespaces with
$wgNamespaceProtection with a 'employeedit' right.
That can also be done with a hook in a few lines instead of listing all
You can also allow them to edit all pages, but install FlaggedRevs
so unreviewed edits aren't shown by default.
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