[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell-Wiki Account registration
ashley at semantic.org
Sat Mar 14 06:20:18 EDT 2009
Henning Thielemann wrote:
> How long will the Wiki account registration be disabled? Would it be
> possible to ask a question, that real Haskellers could easily answer,
> but a spambot cannot? E.g. "What's Haskell's surname?"
It will be re-enabled when an appropriate extension to MediaWiki is
An appropriate extension will be installed when MediaWiki is upgraded to
a version that supports that.
MediaWiki will be upgraded when PHP and MySQL are upgraded.
MySQL cannot easily be upgraded on the existing distribution (RHEL AS 3
update 9 with Linux 2.4.21), as various other packages depend on the
current version. MySQL will be upgraded when we have a more up-to-date
distribution (for instance, Debian 4.0).
We will have a more up-to-date distribution when a new machine takes
over from the existing machine at Yale.
I don't know when anyone will have a new machine.
This is an overview of which machine does what:
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