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Ticket #2190
Status: Closed
Opened by Dlljs
- Won't Fix
Type:
Feature Request
Views:
470
Access:
Public
Opened:
8/23/16 6:50 am 8/23/16 6:50 am
Updated:
9/9/20 9:58 am 9/9/20 9:58 am

Prevent new players from commenting (Stops spam)

Have a look in the comment section of this: http://www.planetminecraft.com/mod/1102-minecraft-utilities-api/

What you may have noticed is that there is a spammer who is advertising some job thing or whatever. He is only level 1. So my proposal is to stop new member from commenting on things until they have posted a few things or reached a certain level. That will ensure that spam and advertising would be decreased and PMC would once again be a great place to visit.

09/09/2020 9:58 am
Level 85 : Elite Scapegoat
Paril
set status to Closed, set resolution to Won't Fix.
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09/09/2020 9:58 am
Level 85 : Elite Scapegoat
Paril
Just keep reporting them so we can delete them and report them as spam. We have a spam agent (Akismet) that, over time, will learn what posts are spam, and will then be detected and prevented from being posted in the future.
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08/22/2019 12:01 pm
Level 1 : New Crafter
Jp7
disagree!
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08/23/2016 6:01 pm
Level 55 : Grandmaster Cyborg
Pepijn
"And what about be able to comment only if you are lvl 3 or if the user have uploaded at least 1 project?"

"I was thinking it should be project based. Since PMC is about making and sharing cool content, they should make a certain amount of submissions to unlock commenting."

Was Midnight means is that despite what most people think, PMC is not all about levels and uploading. A ton of the userbase uses the site without uploading a single thing and you just can't exclude those people from commenting because a handful of others are messing it up. Levels are not a good enough measurement. It's a classic example: Everyone posting those scam advertisement messages is at level 1, but far from everyone at level 1 posts advertisement messages. We have site moderators at level 1 who have no uploads, it would be a bit silly if they were not allowed to comment right :P?
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08/23/2016 2:12 pm
Level 45 : Master Mlem Mlem Bat
Midnight
Good idea on paper but in the long run its a bad idea. There are a lot of old members and even mods who are level one. Adding a report button to comments would server a better purpose.

As of right now if you see comment spammers you can either contact a mod via chat, PM a mod directly, or create a ticket.
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08/23/2016 4:55 pm
Level 27 : Expert Miner
Dyaris
And what about be able to comment only if you are lvl 3 or if the user have uploaded at least 1 project?
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08/23/2016 4:58 pm
Level 35 : Artisan Nerd
Dlljs
I was thinking it should be project based. Since PMC is about making and sharing cool content, they should make a certain amount of submissions to unlock commenting.
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