[WikiEN-l] Separating admin accounts from user accounts (Re: katefan0)
Alphax (Wikipedia email)
alphasigmax at gmail.com
Sun May 28 19:29:16 UTC 2006
Steve Bennett wrote:
> On 5/28/06, geni <geniice at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Not really. It just so happens that our admin who works on pokemon
>> articles has never edited [[Raticate]]. in any case it would be fairly
>> trivial to use brute force searching to figure out who was doing what.
> Yes, if we allowed brute force accessing of it.
> Anyway I'm just brainstorming here. What if we had classes of admins
> that were "secret", but agreed not to involve themselves in edit
> disputes at all (eg, protecting pages, rolling back...) How can we
> reduce the likelihood of admins getting WR'd?
That was the intention of my original post. I did say that it was a
radical proposal, not my final solution.
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