[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikibasha and code signature

Hari Prasad Nadig hpnadig at gmail.com
Mon Feb 7 10:38:33 UTC 2011

On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 3:57 PM, Bala Jeyaraman <sodabottle at gmail.com> wrote:

> Siebrand,
> Thank you for the prompt reply . I will file a CR in bugzilla. But under
> what topic should i file one? (I don't find Wikibasha listed seperately in
> the "pick a product to enter a bug" page).
> And regarding the "highly disruptive" comment, imagine if everyone (bots
> and editors) start doing this. We have had a lot of automated tools before
> and none do this signing. If a human editor did the same thing, it will be
> considered spamming at worst and insensitive at best. If a bot did it, its
> botflag will be removed immediately. I was irritated because the MS
> representative Ta wiki people spoke to at the workshop claimed this was a
> "minor" thing.

Fair point. There has to be a policy evolved on this.

Hari Prasad Nadig
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