Wiki account removal needed?

Ian Weller ian at
Wed Sep 23 21:22:54 UTC 2009

On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 04:34:29PM -0400, Jon Stanley wrote:
> What's our procedure for deleting/disabling a rogue FAS account?  It
> appears that the account in question was just created today, probably
> for the express purpose of spamming the wiki and then disappearing.  I
> would like to think that only a human could create an accounts,
> there's a variety of steps involved.  But maybe some sort of CAPTCHA
> on the signup page could reduce this in the future?
You can block accounts from editing pages indefinitely.

Ian Weller <ian at>
  "Why, a four-year-old could understand this report.
   Find me a four-year-old child.
   I can't make head or tail out of it." -- Groucho Marx, "Duck Soup"
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