Website maintenance volunteers?

Ray Van Dolson rayvd at
Wed Nov 28 12:10:33 PST 2007

On Wed, Nov 28, 2007 at 12:04:39PM -0800, Bryce Harrington wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2007 at 08:38:51PM +0200, Daniel Stone wrote:
> > Hi,
> > As you may have noticed, our website is pretty crap.  I had fairly grand
> > plans to fix it, but the current spam influx with Moin has drained any
> > will I had to work on it, and realistically, I'm overcommitted anyway.
> > 
> > So, does anyone want to work on the website? It looks like an ideal
> > solution will involve moving away from Moin, as well as properly
> > namespacing a lot of stuff, cleaning everything up, doing a tiny bit of
> > design work to make it look good, and generally making it something
> > people will want to work with to improve, rather than just battle
> > against.
> Would mediawiki be an option?  I set up mediawiki for Inkscape
> ( which has turned out quite nicely.

Alternately configure Moin to not allow the spamming?  I believe it has
similar security settings and perhaps a captcha system as well?

Not sure how easy it is to migrate from Moin -> MediaWiki nor how
concerned all are regarding PHP's relatively poor security history.


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