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Bug 21597 - Hidden accounts can still edit
Hidden accounts can still edit
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
CentralAuth (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Low major with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2009-11-22 20:43 UTC by Groove Dog
Modified: 2013-06-18 13:34 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Groove Dog 2009-11-22 20:43:30 UTC
In CentralAuth, hiding but not locking an account still permits that account to edit. The account disappears from Special:GlobalUsers but it's still able to log in, make edits and the like (see URL). This seems as a problem, I don't really understand why anyone would hide an account's name but still allow it to appear in Recent Changes.
Comment 1 Hazard-SJ 2011-11-04 03:37:01 UTC
I believe if you want the account to not edit, lock it separately. locking and hiding are different.

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