[Discourse.ros.org] [Site Feedback] Spam in freenode irc channel

classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
3 messages Options
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

[Discourse.ros.org] [Site Feedback] Spam in freenode irc channel

Gary Edwards via ros-users


The current freenode spambot attack also hits the #ros channel. Since the spam happens the whole day it would be nice if an op could take care of things there.





---
[Visit Topic](https://discourse.ros.org/t/spam-in-freenode-irc-channel/5587/1) or reply to this email to respond.


If you do not want to receive messages from ros-users please use the unsubscribe link below. If you use the one above, you will stop all of ros-users from receiving updates.
______________________________________________________________________________
ros-users mailing list
[hidden email]
http://lists.ros.org/mailman/listinfo/ros-users
Unsubscribe: <http://lists.ros.org/mailman//options/ros-users>
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

[Discourse.ros.org] [Site Feedback] Spam in freenode irc channel

Gary Edwards via ros-users


I put the channel (`#ros`) in moderated mode (`+m`). I gave voice (`+v`) to people I had seen before and operator status to a few others (`+o`). I'm not sure what else to do for now. The spammer's rotate nicknames so fast, I can't moderate it manually.

https://freenode.net/news/spambot-attack





---
[Visit Topic](https://discourse.ros.org/t/spam-in-freenode-irc-channel/5587/2) or reply to this email to respond.


If you do not want to receive messages from ros-users please use the unsubscribe link below. If you use the one above, you will stop all of ros-users from receiving updates.
______________________________________________________________________________
ros-users mailing list
[hidden email]
http://lists.ros.org/mailman/listinfo/ros-users
Unsubscribe: <http://lists.ros.org/mailman//options/ros-users>
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

[Discourse.ros.org] [Site Feedback] Spam in freenode irc channel

Gary Edwards via ros-users
In reply to this post by Gary Edwards via ros-users


Thank you, this is much better. Lets hope that we can unset moderated soon.

Another channel I'm in has set [+q $~a](https://freenode.net/kb/answer/registration) which disallows unidentified users to speak - not saying that this is better..





---
[Visit Topic](https://discourse.ros.org/t/spam-in-freenode-irc-channel/5587/3) or reply to this email to respond.


If you do not want to receive messages from ros-users please use the unsubscribe link below. If you use the one above, you will stop all of ros-users from receiving updates.
______________________________________________________________________________
ros-users mailing list
[hidden email]
http://lists.ros.org/mailman/listinfo/ros-users
Unsubscribe: <http://lists.ros.org/mailman//options/ros-users>