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Bug 6052 - Allow blocked users to edit their own talk page on the Commons
Allow blocked users to edit their own talk page on the Commons
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement with 2 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: shell
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-05-23 00:44 UTC by brianna.laugher
Modified: 2006-05-27 17:17 UTC (History)
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Description brianna.laugher 2006-05-23 00:44:05 UTC
Hello, I didn't realise this feature was only set for en.wp and en.wn. Can it please be 
set for the Commons, too?

Comment 1 Brian Jason Drake 2006-05-24 03:50:22 UTC
What about allowing blocked users to edit their own 
user page and talk page on all wikis, unless there is a 
good reason not to do so (I guess this would require 
software changes and widespread policy changes, but I 
think it's a good idea)?
Comment 2 Brian Jason Drake 2006-05-24 03:51:44 UTC
It's particularly frustrating for a user acting in good 
faith to get a long message on their talk page, 
possibly from the admin who blocked them, and have no 
way of responding to it.
Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2006-05-24 06:59:49 UTC
Comment 4 Connel MacKenzie 2006-05-25 18:09:34 UTC
(In reply to comment #3)
> Set.

Was this for all Wikimedia projects, or just Commons?
Comment 5 Filip Maljkovic [Dungodung] 2006-05-27 17:17:45 UTC
Just Commons. I've just blocked my test account in my project and I couldn't
edit the talk page afterwards. It would be nice to enable it generally. However,
the page locks should still work if the page really needs to be locked for the

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