This extension is currently not actively maintained! Although it may still work, any bug reports or feature requests will more than likely be ignored.
Release status: unmaintained
|Description||Blocks open proxies|
|Author(s)||Nathan Larson (Leucostictetalk)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 only|
|Check usage and version matrix.|
BlockOpenProxies is a MediaWiki extension that blocks open proxies. It contains a MediaWiki script, addProxies.php, that creates a proxy table and adds to it a list of IP addresses from a CSV file. (TODO: The table should be added by update.php, not by addProxies.php.) (TODO: It's pointless to run this (possibly expensive) query except when the user is trying to edit.)
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
Download bannedips.zip from http://www.stopforumspam.com/downloads and unzip it to the maintenance directory. Also put addProxies.php in the maintenance directory. Go to the command line, and do
$ php addProxies.php --file=bannedips.csv
|--delete-existing||No||Clear the proxy table of all existing proxies before adding the new ones|