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Bug 5307 - Bots logging out when editing certain pages
Bots logging out when editing certain pages
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Internationalization (Other open bugs)
PC Windows XP
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-03-21 19:50 UTC by Jon Harald Søby
Modified: 2006-04-01 23:05 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Jon Harald Søby 2006-03-21 19:50:49 UTC
I have no idea why, but on certain pages it seems that bots log out to add
interwikis. Just check the history of [[no:JSP]]:

One of the bots is [[no:Bruker:YurikBot]], one is mine ([[no:Bruker:JhsBot]]),
and a couple of other bots have edited it too. The page was protected against
spam earlier, maybe that has something to do with it? The same thing has
happened with [[no:Jens Stoltenberg]], which has also been protected (against
Comment 1 Jon Harald Søby 2006-03-24 11:11:33 UTC
Comment 2 Rob Church 2006-04-01 23:05:04 UTC
I can't see how this can be something related to MediaWiki unless it's a loss of
session data, which happens to human editors a lot of the time. Check the bot
framework handles a protected page in a sane fashion.

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