Last modified: 2006-08-19 05:32:09 UTC
The paramter $1 in [[MediaWiki:confirmemail body]] and
[[MediaWiki:Passwordremindertext]] is HTTP-linked to the IP itself. But in most
cases (I assume > 95%) a click to this URL will fail into an error message
because it is a dynamic IP without webserver behind.
Proposal: Link $1 to a DNS information system like
http://www.dnsstuff.com/tools/whois.ch?ip=188.8.131.52 (or any other system the
Benefit: A click will not fail and the user can prove easier the origin of the
There's no such HTTP link for me, and it shouldn't be an HTTP link.
The email is sent in plain text, but some email clients (including gmail)
automatically turn the IP address into a link. I don't see a reason to reopen
You need to ensure that your web server is properly configured with its own server information. If not, set