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===2019-10-11===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.33.1, and installed the 'Graph' extension, as an eventual replacement to EasyTimeline.
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Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2018-12-16===
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Moved the Ultronomicon to new hosting.
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MediaWiki is freshly reinstalled. The current version is 1.31.1.
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We're now running MediaWiki in a Docker container.
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Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2016-02-21===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.26.2. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2014-10-11===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.23.5. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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I also changed the anti-spam measures.
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===2013-05-21===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.20.6. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2012-12-30===
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Only users with a confirmed email address can edit pages now, due to the ongoing spam.
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===2012-12-18===
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Enabled the use of DNS blacklists in an attempt to fight spam.
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===2012-08-27===
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Installed the ParserFunctions extension.
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===2012-07-07===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.19.1. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2011-10-01===
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To further combat spam, people can only create new pages after their account is 7 days old.
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===2011-09-10===
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Installed the [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:CheckUser CheckUser] extension.
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People with the right privilege can look up users' IP addresses via [[Special:CheckUser]], and find users connected to an IP address.
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This should help fight spammers who create multiple accounts.
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===2011-05-28===
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To combat spam, all anonymous edits now require passing a CAPTCHA.
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Before, this was only required for anonymous edits which include a URL.
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===2011-01-29===
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[[User:Zeracles|Zeracles]] is now an Ultronomicon administrator.
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===2010-05-08===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.15.3. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2009-08-29===
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[[User:Shiver|Shiver]] is now an Ultronomicon administrator.
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===2009-07-14===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.15.1. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2008-05-09===
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Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.14.0. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2008-03-09===
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Updated the MediaWiki software to 1.11.2. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.
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===2006-06-30===
 
===2006-06-30===
 
Recent spam seems to be automated. I don't know how they get through the CAPTCHA (the image isn't downloaded). I've updated the MediaWiki software. If that doesn't help, I'll have to do some investigation. — [[User:Svdb|SvdB]]
 
Recent spam seems to be automated. I don't know how they get through the CAPTCHA (the image isn't downloaded). I've updated the MediaWiki software. If that doesn't help, I'll have to do some investigation. — [[User:Svdb|SvdB]]

Latest revision as of 18:43, 11 October 2019

2019-10-11[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.33.1, and installed the 'Graph' extension, as an eventual replacement to EasyTimeline. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2018-12-16[edit]

Moved the Ultronomicon to new hosting. MediaWiki is freshly reinstalled. The current version is 1.31.1. We're now running MediaWiki in a Docker container. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2016-02-21[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.26.2. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2014-10-11[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.23.5. Please let me know if anything is not working properly. I also changed the anti-spam measures.

2013-05-21[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.20.6. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2012-12-30[edit]

Only users with a confirmed email address can edit pages now, due to the ongoing spam.

2012-12-18[edit]

Enabled the use of DNS blacklists in an attempt to fight spam.

2012-08-27[edit]

Installed the ParserFunctions extension.

2012-07-07[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.19.1. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2011-10-01[edit]

To further combat spam, people can only create new pages after their account is 7 days old.

2011-09-10[edit]

Installed the CheckUser extension. People with the right privilege can look up users' IP addresses via Special:CheckUser, and find users connected to an IP address. This should help fight spammers who create multiple accounts.

2011-05-28[edit]

To combat spam, all anonymous edits now require passing a CAPTCHA. Before, this was only required for anonymous edits which include a URL.

2011-01-29[edit]

Zeracles is now an Ultronomicon administrator.

2010-05-08[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.15.3. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2009-08-29[edit]

Shiver is now an Ultronomicon administrator.

2009-07-14[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.15.1. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2008-05-09[edit]

Upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.14.0. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2008-03-09[edit]

Updated the MediaWiki software to 1.11.2. Please let me know if anything is not working properly.

2006-06-30[edit]

Recent spam seems to be automated. I don't know how they get through the CAPTCHA (the image isn't downloaded). I've updated the MediaWiki software. If that doesn't help, I'll have to do some investigation. — SvdB

Explanation: Post-CAPTCHA spam doesn't include URLs. — SvdB 20 August 2006 (CEST)

2006-03-11[edit]

I just upgraded the MediaWiki software to the current CVS development version, and installed an anti-spam extension. — SvdB

2005-12-21[edit]

I just upgraded the MediaWiki software to 1.5.3. If there are any problems, please let me know. — SvdB