Debian Wiki Team


Interacting with the team

Usual roles

There are 4 kinds of roles. Someone can handle multiple roles:

Also, DSA team manages the machine hosting the wiki.


you can help us

easy tasks

more advanced tasks

See also: Helping with

for Wiki administrators

Remove spam and spammers

Watch RecentChanges for spam and when you find some, login to the wiki server and perform the following steps:

$ PATH=$PATH:/srv/
$ kill-spammer "Some user"
$ touch /srv/
$ whois
$ mail

Contacting the abuse address for the IP address is a good idea but is optional.

More stuff

Bits from Teams/DebianWiki

It is probably about time we did a "bits from ..." mail, here are some topics to discuss:

New wikiadm members

The Debian wiki team would like to welcome AsheeshLaroia and SteveMcIntyre to the wikiadm group.

DebConf BoF(s)

ikiwiki ...


?DebianBug links

other cool stuff that is unused

Call for help

If you see spam on the wiki, please ping one of the members of the wikiadm group so that the account can be disabled and the IP address banned.

Future directions

licensing stuff