Quoting Bill Stewart <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > One way to build a psuedo-pseudonymous mechanism to hang off of Tor > that would be easy for the Wikipedians to deal with > would be to have a server that lets you connect to it using Tor, > log in using some authentication protocol or other, > then have it generate different outgoing addresses based on your ID. > So user #37 gets to initiate connections from 10.0.0.37, > user #258 gets to initiate connections from 10.0.1.2, etc.
The problem I see with this is that it continues to train Wikipedia to use IP addresses as credentials. That's a Bad Thing IMHO. -- Roy M. Silvernail is [EMAIL PROTECTED], and you're not "It's just this little chromium switch, here." - TFT SpamAssassin->procmail->/dev/null->bliss http://www.rant-central.com