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

Stefan Keller sfkeller at gmail.com
Thu Apr 9 10:35:43 BST 2009


I'm using recaptcha in my Mediawiki installation too.
Can recommend it.

-S.

2009/4/9 Łukasz Jernaś <deejay1 at srem.org>

> On Thu, Apr 9, 2009 at 9:41 AM, Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:
> > Tom Hughes wrote:
> >
> >>> 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.
> >
> > OK. In this case it does look like they were automated (there are at
> > least 300 or so that I have killed) so a captcha might help.
>
> Maybe http://recaptcha.net/plugins/mediawiki/ could help?
>
> Regards,
> --
> Łukasz
>
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