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Help! Help! Help! Gujarati Wikipedia ProjectEdit

Sir, please help! some administrators of Gujarati Wikipedia project are doing injustice to me. Together with their friends they are behaving biased with common editors. They have blocked me for 1 month without any reason. To keep the Wikipedia unprejudiced and clean we need immediate help from you everyone. Please Help us for the name of God.

Take some strong actions against Gujarati Wikipedia admins.

  1. ThankYouWiki —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Hardhrol (talk)

Mobile versionEdit

The mobile version of several projects is showing an error. Links that don't exist are blue.

Plaease translate thisEdit

私は以前Steward requests/Globalにて、とあるユーザーのグローバルロックが誤認であった可能性を提示し、ロックの解除を依頼しました。ところが、その依頼は「意味があるとは思えない」との一言で、説明が十分とは見なせないまま却下されました。私は依頼内での説明には一定の妥当性があったと思っていますし、それを却下したスチュワードの方の説明は十分で無かったと考えています。可能であれば、私は当該のスチュワードさんの対応に関して、広く他の参加者たちの意見を求めたいと思っています。私はどこで、この事を問い掛ければ良いでしょうか。--Miraburu (talk) 15:34, 27 June 2020 (UTC)

"WPWPTR" edit summariesEdit

What does "WPWPTR" mean in an edit summary? PiRSquared17 (talk) 11:18, 26 August 2020 (UTC)

I googled it and found this. Stryn (talk) 11:52, 26 August 2020 (UTC)

Autoblock expiryEdit

I have been autoblocked and cannot edit. This is extremely frustrating. I am also unable to send emails to the relevant quarters to redress this issue. Can anybody help resolve this issue. User: aJillani

This should be a not so wide-known issue. I asked a CU, but he does not know the answer. What does exact this means (fom:mw:Autoblock#Automatic reset):

"However, in the case of dynamic IP address pools (such as those used by AOL), this may affect hundreds of users before the block expires. So in the case of an indefinite block, autoblocks may continue to be set by the software, weeks or months after the initial block has been set. Older indefinite blocks, dating from before the autoblock exemption whitelist and the option to disable when blocking, may also trigger autoblocks."? 

What I understand is that for 24 hours is being logged every ip used and then blocked also after the 24 hours. If it is true, why only for weeks or months in case of indefinite blocking? How does exactly it work? I ask many sysops. They all believe that there is a complete stop after 24 hours.--Pierpao (talk) 07:03, 2 September 2020 (UTC)

That's what I found

There is an internal autoblock expiry time variable, which is set to 24 hours, meaning that autoblocks only last for 24 hours. However, in the case of dynamic IP pools, this may effect hundreds of users before the block expires. In the case of an indefinate block, autoblocks may continue to be set by the software weeks or months after the initial block has been set. (It is not uncommon to find autoblocks listed on Special:Ipblocklist where the initial indefinate block was issued in 2003 or 2004.) 

This is the original text from dated 2006. I think that this information is outdated. Since you are CU and OS user:MarcoAurelio what do you know about autoblock expiring?--Pierpao (talk) 12:22, 2 September 2020 (UTC)

Maybe mw:Autoblock has more up-to-date information? In my experience, I have not witnessed autoblocks for weeks or months. I might be wrong though. Autoblock just blocks the underlying IP address for a duration of time, usually 24 hours although that value can be customized. If the user blocked keeps trying to edit, I am not sure if the autoblock of their original IP keeps resetting. Maybe that was the case in the past? Regards. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 19:34, 4 September 2020 (UTC)
Perhaps mw:Project:Support desk can help. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 19:35, 4 September 2020 (UTC)

Requests for comment/Concerned about Urdu Wikipedia articles' truthiness and neutralityEdit

I posted my concern about Concerned about Urdu Wikipedia articles' truthiness and neutrality since 9 September, But no one commenting over it. Is there any mistake while posting RfC???--Pravega (talk) 09:58, 13 September 2020 (UTC)