[coreboot] Spam via Trac

Corey Osgood corey.osgood at gmail.com
Tue Feb 24 17:04:16 CET 2009

On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 10:34 AM, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <
c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:

> Hi,
> On 24.02.2009 12:48, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> > Trac seems to become a significant spam problem on the otherwise
> > completely spam-free mailing list. Should we consider requiring accounts
> > for trac as we do for the wiki?
> >
> Would requiring accounts for posting content with hyperlinks (except for
> a whitelist containing coreboot.org and various pastebins) fix the
> problem?
> IIRC all spam posts had hyperlinks inside.

IMO, I get more spam from other sources daily then I've seen from Trac in
the last 6 months. Unless the problem gets worse, my 2 cents is to deal with
a little spam and avoid crippling Trac.

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