[Talk-us] Can we get this user band?

John F. Eldredge john at jfeldredge.com
Sun Nov 16 01:32:45 UTC 2014


Rate-limiting sounds like a good idea.


On November 14, 2014 9:56:55 AM CST, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net> wrote:
> On 11/14/14 10:34 AM, John F. Eldredge wrote:
> > Could someone who knows Chinese check the content of the diary
> entries?
> >
> > By the way, I assume you mean "banned" (blocked from participation),
> 
> > rather than "band" (group of people). If the latter is what you
> meant, 
> > what do you want to get for the group of people?
> it's almost certainly link spam, but you're right, we should have
> a chinese speaking moderator review and handle this if that's at
> all possible, and talk-us is perhaps not the best place for such
> a request.
> 
> i'm not sure banning is very practical as they can always create
> another account to blog spam from. but maybe we can get some
> rate limiting built into the diary system as i can think of no valid
> reason to post 50 diary entries an hour.
> 
> richard
> 
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