Release status: stable
|Description||Automatically applies restrictions to Tor exit nodes with access to the wiki's front-door server.|
|Author(s)||Andrew Garrett (Werdnatalk)|
|Latest version||1.1.0 (Continuous updates)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
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|Issues||Open tasks · Report a bug|
The TorBlock extension automatically applies restrictions to Tor exit node's access to the wiki's front-door server.
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your
LocalSettings.php:Configure as required.
wfLoadExtension( 'TorBlock' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
||User account permissions that bypass Tor blocks.
||If set to |
||An array of IP addresses that the wiki server uses. Only exit nodes allowed to connect to these IPs will be returned in the internal list. Note: this is only used when the extension has to fall back to the Tor Project's bulk list service, rather than using the newer Onionoo protocol.|
||Disables existing Tor blocks made by admins.|
||Like Manual:$wgAutoConfirmAge and $wgAutoConfirmCount. Both sets of limits must be passed for an account to be granted any statuses defined in Manual:$wgAutopromote (including autoconfirmed status).|
||Permissions allowed to Tor anonymous users. By default, Tor users cannot create accounts.|
||By default, the extension uses a service called Onionoo, created by the Tor Project, to retrieve the list of exit nodes. Onionoo servers can be run by anybody, so a custom one (and its associated SSL certificate) can be set with these variables. The default is the Tor Project's own server.|
||Mark Tor edits as such|
||Proxy to use, if not the default proxy|
|This extension is being used on one or more Wikimedia projects. This probably means that the extension is stable and works well enough to be used by such high-traffic websites. Look for this extension's name in Wikimedia's CommonSettings.php and InitialiseSettings.php configuration files to see where it's installed. A full list of the extensions installed on a particular wiki can be seen on the wiki's Special:Version page.|
|This extension is included in the following packages and/or wiki farms:|