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(Discrepancy with protected status of code formatting templates: re)
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== Discrepancy with protected status of code formatting templates ==
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==<s>Discrepancy with protected status of code formatting templates</s>==
  
 
[[Template:ic]] and [[Template:bc]] are protected from editing, but [[Template:hc]] is unprotected. [[Template:hc]] should probably be protected as well, and then the section [[Help:Template#Code_formatting_templates]] should be moved under [[Help:Template#Protected_templates]].<br>
 
[[Template:ic]] and [[Template:bc]] are protected from editing, but [[Template:hc]] is unprotected. [[Template:hc]] should probably be protected as well, and then the section [[Help:Template#Code_formatting_templates]] should be moved under [[Help:Template#Protected_templates]].<br>
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:I also noticed that [[Template:Pkg]] is protected from editing, but [[Template:Grp]] and [[Template:AUR]] are not.
 
:I also noticed that [[Template:Pkg]] is protected from editing, but [[Template:Grp]] and [[Template:AUR]] are not.
 
:-- [[User:Jstjohn|Jstjohn]] ([[User talk:Jstjohn|talk]]) 04:59, 3 December 2013 (UTC)
 
:-- [[User:Jstjohn|Jstjohn]] ([[User talk:Jstjohn|talk]]) 04:59, 3 December 2013 (UTC)
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::The first report is [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php?title=Help:Template&diff=285989&oldid=284095 fixed] the KISS way :)
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::All the most extensively templates are explicitly protected now, a spammer could exploit them to reach a vast audience with almost no effort. Some templates were previously protected only by cascading effect from either the [[Main Page]] or the [[Installation Guide]].
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::Thanks you! Closing.
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::-- [[User:Kynikos|Kynikos]] ([[User talk:Kynikos|talk]]) 14:33, 3 December 2013 (UTC)

Revision as of 14:33, 3 December 2013

Discrepancy with protected status of code formatting templates

Template:ic and Template:bc are protected from editing, but Template:hc is unprotected. Template:hc should probably be protected as well, and then the section Help:Template#Code_formatting_templates should be moved under Help:Template#Protected_templates.
-- Jstjohn (talk) 04:24, 3 December 2013 (UTC)

I also noticed that Template:Pkg is protected from editing, but Template:Grp and Template:AUR are not.
-- Jstjohn (talk) 04:59, 3 December 2013 (UTC)
The first report is fixed the KISS way :)
All the most extensively templates are explicitly protected now, a spammer could exploit them to reach a vast audience with almost no effort. Some templates were previously protected only by cascading effect from either the Main Page or the Installation Guide.
Thanks you! Closing.
-- Kynikos (talk) 14:33, 3 December 2013 (UTC)