[WikiEN-l] Wheel warring

Philip Welch wikipedia at philwelch.net
Tue Feb 7 05:04:39 UTC 2006

> The only objection I have to this is that sometimes, an admin makes a
> mistake (say, for example, a 3RR block when in reality, only three  
> reverts
> and a legitimate edit was made). I've had editors contact me  
> wanting to
> contribute to Wikipedia, but find they can't because of a wrong  
> blocking. In
> these cases, I usually go ahead and unblock them, and then leave a  
> nice
> message on the blocking admin's talk page. Any other delay due to
> communication between admins I think is unfair to the blocked editors.

Given the way most people reply on listservs, I can't blame you for  
not seeing this yet, but  I've already addressed this concern in my  
1RR edition :)

Philip L. Welch

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