Last modified: 2006-08-15 23:40:04 UTC

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Bug 7025 - wrong attribution of IP address
wrong attribution of IP address
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-08-15 21:45 UTC by Antoine Danchin
Modified: 2006-08-15 23:40 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Antoine Danchin 2006-08-15 21:45:32 UTC
oddly enough I am prevented to enter an edit texts because I am presumed to belong to a wrong (fake?) IP address. I do not understand 

My IP adress on this computer is; on another computer with a different provider, it is different, but not the one apparently 
attributed to me, as I get

Your user name or IP address has been blocked from editing.
You were blocked by Mackensen for the following reason (see our blocking policy):
	 This IP address has been blocked because it is believed to be an open proxy or zombie computer. To prevent abuse, editing from 
these proxies is currently prohibited. For more information about open proxies and what you can do, please see the WikiProject on open 
Your IP address is

What am I doing wrong?
Comment 1 Aryeh Gregor (not reading bugmail, please e-mail directly) 2006-08-15 23:40:04 UTC
You're connecting to the Internet via a [[proxy]].  Check your browser's and
computer's settings to find out what's doing this, and undo it.

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