POLL, please comment if you have an opinon:
Codeberg.org is being spammed by users using one-time/disposable email services and TOR connections. These spam projects with thousands of bogus issue comments, cause pain for project owners, and spam their notification email inbox. Also, Codeberg's SMTP reputation is harmed.
We consider disabling access via TOR and one-time email providers to maintain smooth operation for all users.
What do you think? Is there a better approach?
Please have your say.
I do understand the practical problems (blockers, malware detection) and understand that people might have ideological issues with 'mining'.
But requiring a proof of work is defendable to your audience, I'd say.
@berkes You say a captcha per issue? Hmm ... not sure what to think, also there are very legitimate use cases to create issues via API, for example from CI.
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