[WikiEN-l] Privacy Study Looking for Volunteers

Francesco Ariis fa-ml at ariis.it
Thu Mar 26 18:56:58 UTC 2015

On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 01:19:35PM -0400, Brian J Mingus wrote:
> I think it's rather curious that edits to Wikipedia aren't private. Why log
> the IP address? Why log anything? It's invasive.

I guess it's a sensible choice against abuse (vandalism) while still
allowing non registered users editing rights

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