[webkit-dev] SPAM on trac.webkit.org

Lucas Forschler lforschler at apple.com
Mon Apr 18 01:48:53 PDT 2016

HI Michael,

I do see you are listed as an svn committer, but it is unclear to me how this migrates to trac’s group permissioning system.
I may have been wrong about all committers being in the developer group. I will need to research this mechanism a bit more.

> On Apr 17, 2016, at 8:33 AM, Michael Catanzaro <mcatanzaro at igalia.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 2016-04-17 at 06:44 -0700, Lucas Forschler wrote:
>> I believe the spam is coming only from users who are not identified
>> as developers (committers). Therefore, I’ve re-enabled WIKI_CREATE
>> and WIKI_MODIFY permissions to the trac ‘developer’ group. 
>> This will keep the wiki locked down to those with committer access,
>> and not be as open as we would prefer. Moving forward, we should
>> decide which mechanism we’d like to use to help prevent spam.
> Perhaps I was never added to the developer group, as I can't edit the
> wiki anymore. Could you look into this Lucas?
> Thanks,
> Michael

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