[OSM-dev] openstreetmap.org as target for spamming?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Thu Apr 9 08:34:34 BST 2009

Frederik Ramm wrote:

> Glad they haven't started user diaries yet ;-)

People started doing that a long time ago. I kill them when people 
report them.

> Maye someone with Rails skills could quickly grab an existing captcha 
> solution and add it to 
> http://trac.openstreetmap.org/browser/sites/rails_port/app/controllers/user_controller.rb?

All the ones I have seen so far appear to be manually done so I don't 
think a Captcha will help.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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