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Bug 6643 - Mysterious IP block
Mysterious IP block
Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Low normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2006-07-12 06:30 UTC by mango_juice
Modified: 2012-07-30 18:31 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description mango_juice 2006-07-12 06:30:56 UTC
This happened on en.wikipedia.

I was briefly blocked two separate times tonight; my IP address was 70.186.195.173, but the 
block page listed the blocker as "[[User:|]]", which I know isn't right.  I looked through 
enough of the IP block list to be sure no applicable block was out there.  It didn't last very 
long (about 5 minutes max?), but this would be very annoying to a less seasoned editor than 
myself ([[User:Mangojuice]] on en.wikipedia.)
Comment 1 Nicolas Ray 2006-07-13 09:37:04 UTC
Just to mention that it also happened to me several times in the same conditions
with the same message on fr.wikipedia ([fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Nicolas Ray]).
Being admin over there, I checked and my IP address wasn't registered as blocked
in the logs.

Comment 2 Melancholie 2009-02-10 18:03:46 UTC
Does this still happen?
Comment 3 matanya 2012-07-30 18:31:26 UTC
didn't hear about it for more than 3 years. works for me.

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