[Systems] pe.wiki cleanup

Sebastian Silva sebastian at sugarlabs.org
Wed Nov 28 07:50:31 EST 2012

Thanks to everyone involved and to the students. I didn't set up the wiki
originally and indeed proper anti-spam countermeasures are required.

(There appear to be spam hits every couple of hours).

I'm on the road right now and will be arriving to Lima in a couple of days
(i'll cross the border with Ecuador today). Thus I can't coach or even do
much in a few days.

Now, it would be good to find a general solution because as you can see

- This is a general problem with "local labs" wikis. It does appear
co.sugarlabs wiki is free of this problem so probably the badbehaviour
extension was installed.

A more general solution for getting rid of this problem, like copying real
pages into a new instance or setting up a spam killer wiki bot, would be
greatly appreciated.

I would not hesitate to provide sysop access to the wiki for a student
provided we had backups and he/she is properly identified and has proper

Again, thanks to everyone involved in these effort, it certainly is of
great help.

Warm regards,


Sebastian Silva
"Te imaginas si te pudieran enseñar sólo a leer pero no a escribir??"

2012/11/27 Frederick Grose <fgrose at sugarlabs.org>

> The eager students have completed all the tasks in the first day!
> Can the completed tasks be closed/blocked/deleted from the GCI site to
> avoid the attempted claims?
> New lists of spam pages might also be added.
>          --Fred
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