[aur-general] Fighting spam on the AUR

Christoph Vigano mail at cvigano.de
Fri Mar 15 12:22:50 EDT 2013

On 15.03.2013 17:13, Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> We already tested all this years ago with the Wiki and Forums. Why
> reinvent the wheel instead of just using an existing solution? I could
> point you to the code if wanted; it's pretty simple and should be easy
> to integrate into the aur registration.
> Greetings,
> Pierre

I second this as I do not recall the wiki captcha to be cumbersome.
Copy, paste, execute, copy, paste. Done in like 10 seconds and nothing
"common" bots would be doing.

Using that captcha at account registration would be highly effective
while only needing 5 small operations of the user :)


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