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Propblem with spam


Johan Marais

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Greeting,
i installed Geeklog a while ago but now i am having spam problems. can anybody suggest what to do. The link below shows the spam on the site
Thanks for any help given

http://mechatronics.za.org/article.php?story=20060621001124559
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Dirk

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Install the update for the trackback handling. Maybe try the SLV modules. Feed the usual spammy keywords into Spam-X's Personal Blacklist. Use Spam-X's Mass Delete options to get rid of the existing spam.

More information here and here.

bye, Dirk
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Johan

Anonymous
Hi Dirk,
thanks for the advice i will try and sort it out that way. i seached the forum but can't find the following.

Can i disable the "post a comment" to the public and allow registered users to only make comments
Thanks
Johan
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Dirk

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Quote by Johan: Can i disable the "post a comment" to the public and allow registered users to only make comments

Sure:
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$_CONF['commentsloginrequired']   = 1;
 
in config.php

bye, Dirk
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