[Mediawiki-l] Page Protection
Turnbough, Bradley E.
bturnbough at belcan.com
Wed May 9 21:05:18 UTC 2012
Version 1.14 MediaWiki
I need to be able to utilize "Page Protection" in my MediaWiki installation.
I have absolutely no clue how to do it and the explanations I've found via google are only confusing me.
Can someone please provide me with a step by step solution (including the why and how for each step)
The ONLY thing that I've been able to figure out so far is that I had to create a group "DrawingQuality" and assign it the "protect" right in LocalSettings.php. The group shows up in the Special:ListGroupRights mediawiki page, so I believe that is correct. I'm not sure if that group has all of the rights that they should have, however.
I want that group to be able to protect pages. If they are the ones who protect the page, I want them and only them to be able to unprotect it.
Thanks for your help,
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