[GMG-Devel] Trac spam - action required

Rodrigo Rodrigues da Silva rsilva at metamaquina.com.br
Thu Feb 19 06:05:04 EST 2015


On Thu, 19 Feb 2015, Jessica Tallon wrote:

> Hey,
> 
> We’re aware of the spam issue on the tracker, we’re looking at implementing a solution. I am reluctant to suggest disabling registration especially now when 0.8.0 will be frozen and then released shortly. The spam is out of control though, I agree. I’m sure if anyone on the list has suggestions they would be appreciated.

My experience with this: disable registration and purge the spamming
users ASAP. Then look for a solution. A captcha[0] in the registration
form seems to be fine.

[0] http://trac-hacks.org/wiki/TracCaptchaPlugin

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Rodrigo Rodrigues da Silva
Metamáquina
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