[Mediawiki-l] Clean up users?

Chad innocentkiller at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 16:38:30 UTC 2011


On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 8:19 AM, Ashar Voultoiz <hashar+wmf at free.fr> wrote:
>> All but ~500 out of ~22,000 users on my wiki have never made a single
>> edit.  Is there a good way to clean out these junk records?  Is there an
>> extension that puts e.g. a captcha on the user register page (not just
>> edit)?
>
> Maybe some users only use the watchlist functionality?
>

There's that. Also when deleting a user there's also likely to be log
entries (newuserlog) as well, so just deleting the user record is
insufficient.

-Chad



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