Wikipedia:Bots/Approval log

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Approved Bot ListEdit

When completed, mark the discussion on WP:BRFA as archived.

Please begin to document all bot flag approvals here, including

  • Username of the bot and operator (denote as needed)
  • Purpose of the bot for which the flag was approved
  • Date of the approval
  • Name of the user who approved the flag

You can use Template:Approved Bot to add another entry to the list.

DinoBot

Bot: DinoBot (BRFA · contribs · actions log · block log · flag log · user rights)
Operator: T-rex (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Replacing html with wiki-syntax
Endorsement: -- RM 01:53, 11 September 2006 (UTC)

MalafayaBot

Bot: MalafayaBot (BRFA · contribs · actions log · block log · flag log · user rights)
Operator: Malafaya (talk · contribs)
Purpose: interwiki links
Endorsement: Betacommand (talkcontribsBot) 13:58, 10 September 2006 (UTC)

rambot

Bot: rambot (BRFA · contribs · actions log · block log · flag log · user rights)
Operator: Ram-Man (talk · contribs)
Purpose: U.S. city and county article management. Does not require a bot flag as it already has one.
Endorsement: Request approved by Tawker. -- RM 02:45, 10 September 2006 (UTC)

AP.BOT

Bot: AP.BOT (BRFA · contribs · actions log · block log · flag log · user rights)
Operator: Andypandy.UK (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Userbox and templates that should be subst'd replacement
Endorsement:xaosflux Talk 01:24, 1 September 2006 (UTC)

DrinibotEdit

Bot: Drinibot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Drini (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Image replacements
Endorsement: xaosflux Talk 07:45, 6 August 2006

CrazynasBotEdit

Bot: CrazynasBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Crazynas (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Fixing mistaken images in subst:'d templates.
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 07:48, 6 August 2006 (UTC)

EssjayBot IIEdit

Bot: EssjayBot II (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Essjay (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Automatic "discussion" archiving (No bot flag)
Endorsement: --pgk(talk) 10:00, 30 July 2006 (UTC)

RebelRobotEdit

Bot: RebelRobot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Rebel2 (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Romanian interwiki
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 00:35, 28 July 2006 (UTC)

Wikipedia_SignpostEdit

Bot: Wikipedia_Signpost (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Flcelloguy (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Wikipedia Signpost
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 03:50, 26 July 2006 (UTC)

EssjayBotEdit

Bot: EssjayBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Essjay (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Replacing Sandbot while it's down
Endorsement: Tawker 07:23, 21 July 2006 (UTC)

GrafikbotEdit

Bot: Grafikbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Grafikm_fr (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Wikipedia:WikiProject Military history services
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 02:39, 20 July 2006 (UTC)

DumbBOTEdit

Bot: DumbBOT (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Paolo Liberatore (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Corrects misfiled AFD's
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 15:43, 14 July 2006 (UTC)

RobotGEdit

Bot: RobotG (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: RobertG (talk · contribs)
Purpose: CFD result enforcement
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 15:43, 14 July 2006 (UTC)

WinBotEdit

Bot: WinBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Winhunter (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Unicodification & subst:
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 10:07, 14 July 2006 (UTC)

AlaibotEdit

Bot: Alaibot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Alai (talk · contribs)
Purpose: WP:WSS
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 09:47, 13 July 2006 (UTC)

ScepbotEdit

Bot: Scepbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Sceptre (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Redirect bypass.
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 09:47, 13 July 2006 (UTC)

WdefconBotEdit

Bot: WdefconBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Misza13 (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Updating of Wdefcon template
Endorsement: Tawker 02:02, 13 July 2006 (UTC) , Essjay (Talk) 09:31, 13 July 2006 (UTC)

FritzbotEdit

Bot: Fritzbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Fritz Saalfeld (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Orphaned fair use tagging.
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 09:21, 13 July 2006 (UTC)

MiszaBotEdit

Bot: MiszaBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Misza13 (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Newsletter delivery, talk page archival
Endorsement: Essjay (Talk) 19:23, 12 July 2006 (UTC)

KonstableBotEdit

Bot: KonstableBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Konstable (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Unicodification
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 08:22, 12 July 2006 (UTC)

BetacommandBotEdit

Bot: BetacommandBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Betacommand (talk · contribs)
Purpose: WP:CFD/W & WP:SUBST tasks
Endorsement: Jul. 1, '06 [17:24] <freak|talk>

FFBotEdit

Bot: FFBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: FireFox (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Template subst:
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 15:26, 9 July 2006 (UTC)

TuvicBotEdit

Bot: TuvicBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Tuvic (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Interwiki linking
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 09:49, 9 July 2006 (UTC)

KeiteibotEdit

Bot: Keiteibot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Keitei (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Case management for the Mediation Cabal. Does not require a bot flag.
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 08:12, 8 July 2006 (UTC)

TawbotEdit

Bot: Tawbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Taw (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Importing stubs for Polish members of Parliament
Endorsement: robchurch | talk 12:18, 30 June 2006 (UTC) / Essjay (TalkConnect) 04:47, 7 July 2006 (UTC)

T-850_Robotic_AssistantEdit

Bot: T-850_Robotic_Assistant (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Shaun Eccles-Smith (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Tawkerbot2 clone for load-sharing
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 07:24, 8 July 2006 (UTC)

AlphachimpbotEdit

Bot: Alphachimpbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Alphachimp (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Automation of month tagging to articles listed in [[Category:Wikipedia cleanup]] [[Category:Wikipedia logs]].
Endorsement: Tawker 04:49, 7 July 2006 (UTC) / Essjay (TalkConnect) 04:51, 7 July 2006 (UTC)

FluxbotEdit

Bot: Fluxbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: xaosflux (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Wikipedia:Categories for discussion/Speedy updating, other tasks as needed
Endorsement: Essjay (TalkConnect) 07:19, 8 July 2006 (UTC)

GaneshbotEdit

Operator: User:Ganeshk
Bot: User:Ganeshbot
Purpose: Creates Indian town articles
Endorsement: Martin, Carnildo on 25th June 2006


MarshBotEdit

Bot: MarshBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: W.marsh (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Maintenance tagging
Endorsement: robchurch | talk 01:09, 18 June 2006 (UTC)

Vina-iwbotEdit

Bot: Vina-iwbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Vina (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Interwiki links, operator based on Chinese wiki
Endorsement: Tawker 19:15, 10 June 2006 (UTC)

RoboServienEdit

Bot: RoboServien (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Servien (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Interlanguage links
Endorsement: Martin, 4 June, 2006

RalbotEdit

Bot: Ralbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Ral315 (talk · contribs)
Purpose: WP:SIGN activity.
Endorsement: lightdarkness (talk) 00:43, 25 May 2006 (UTC)


ZorglbotEdit

Bot: Zorglbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Schutz (talk · contribs)
Purpose: WP:CP automated tasks.
Endorsement: lightdarkness (talk) 14:45, 17 May 2006 (UTC)

PathosbotEdit

Bot: Pathosbot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Pathoschild (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Tagging blocked proxies, template substitution, recategorisation and template conversion
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 16:48, 28 April 2006 (UTC)

Fetofsbot2Edit

Bot: Fetofsbot2 (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Fetofs (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Solving disambiguations, some find-and-replace stuff, and spell checking and cleanup (at a high rate)
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk), Lightdarkness

CydebotEdit

Bot: Cydebot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Cyde (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Adding missing {{UsernameBlocked}} and {{indefblockeduser}} tags to appropriate talk pages
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 13:34, 27 April 2006 (UTC)

TangobotEdit

Bot: Tangobot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Tangotango (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Japanese interwiki bot
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 12:41, 27 April 2006 (UTC)

DFBotEdit

Bot: DFBot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Dragons flight (talk · contribs)
Purpose: RfA and AfD summaries
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 01:12, 30 March 2006 (UTC)

WerdnabotEdit

Bot: Werdnabot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Werdna648 (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Assist notification of users using the .NET bot framework
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 21:42, 17 April 2006 (UTC)

MessedRobotEdit

Bot: MessedRobot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Messedrocker (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Replacing redundant image references
Endorsement: Rob Church 00:32, 6 April 2006 (UTC)

IW-Bot-asEdit

Bot: IW-Bot-as (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Laurinkus (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Interwiki links to Lithuanian wikis
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 01:39, 30 March 2006 (UTC)

CmdrObotEdit

Bot: CmdrObot (talk • contribs • deleted contribs • nuke contribs • logs • filter log • block user • block log)
Operator: Cmdrjameson (talk · contribs)
Purpose: Supervised spelling correction, entities conversion, URL cleanup
Endorsement: Rob Church (talk) 01:21, 30 March 2006 (UTC)

WeggeBotEdit

Operator: User:Wegge
Bot: User:WeggeBot
Purpose: Interwiki linking
Endorsement: Martin, Rob Church on 28th March 2006


The discussion above is closed. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made on the appropriate discussion page. No further edits should be made to this discussion.