Re: Unable to signup for wiki pages too
On Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 10:03:05AM +0100, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 21, 2015 at 12:10:30PM +0800, YANG Boyuan wrote:
> >Hi all,
> >I tried to register on wiki.debian.org using the username `BoyuanYang'
> >with this email address. However, the wiki always says that `Account
> >creation failed: Error 920: please contact email@example.com
> >for help if this continues.'.
> >I tried for three times or so but it always raises this error.
> >Please help with this problem, thanks.
> Apologies, you've been caught as a false positive in the wiki
> anti-spam system. I've just whitelisted you now so things should work
> OK if you try to register again. Please let us know if you have any
> more problems.
This seems to be a recurring theme. Maybe the error message should be
"Sorry but it looks like you might be a spammer. Email
firstname.lastname@example.org to prove that you're not."