From BCCD 3.0
This is a quick summary of the changes we've made to the littlefe.net and bccd.net wikis.
We have a single policy - folks must be logged in to edit. We don't have the people-power of Wikipedia to police our pages. We give out accounts freely to people we know, including through the buildout program, but we do not allow people to self-register.
Adopting this policy has kept our pages spam-free.
The following extensions should be installed in the
See the docs for information on installing extensions.
These configuration snippets all come from the
Disable account self-registration
$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = false;
Prevent common spam edits
In case one of our accounts gets cracked, these phrases are unlikely to be legitimately-associated with BCCD/LittleFe:
$wgSpamRegex = "/somelist/i";
This will prevent certain IP addresses resolved by their PTR records from editing:
$wgEnableDnsBlacklist = true; $wgDnsBlacklistUrls = array('http.dnsbl.sorbs.net.','opm.tornevall.org.');