[Mediawiki-l] Renaming Wikisysop --> Bad idea?

K. Peachey p858snake at yahoo.com.au
Sun Oct 3 23:32:41 UTC 2010


On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 9:22 AM, Support Simpsonspedia
<support at simpsonspedia.net> wrote:
> ?why?
> you should delete the entry/line NOT the table or the database
>
> if you don't know how a database works (i.e. the basics) - don't try to
> change anything on the database
Because mediawiki uses a very relational database, why is why you can
corrupt something by just deleting a row in a single db (But yes, if
there is nothing else attached to the user account, such as edit
contribs, it will be fine).
-Peachey



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