Steward requests/Username changes/2017-08

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Simple rename requests

Leonardo Silveira Souza Ribeiro@global

Yes check.svg Done at request #35167. —k6ka 🍁 (Talk · Contributions) 23:15, 3 August 2017 (UTC)

Hugo Dias Lopes

X mark.svg Not done Request was filed by an IP, but the actual rename has already been done at request #35207. —k6ka 🍁 (Talk · Contributions) 23:15, 3 August 2017 (UTC)


Salmanland

Yes check.svg Done --masti <talk> 16:47, 6 August 2017 (UTC)

ForSaleBabyShoesNeverWorn

Yes check.svg Done --masti <talk> 16:46, 6 August 2017 (UTC)

Leonardo.G1@global

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 13:40, 19 August 2017 (UTC)

Los Vegas

X mark.svg Not done. Indefblock on itwiki for block evasion. Rename could be used to conceal bad conduct which is not allowed per policy. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 13:52, 19 August 2017 (UTC)

T.A.Tharindu

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 13:42, 19 August 2017 (UTC)

Marck Gibbs97@global

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 15:50, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Sannita (MySociety)

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 15:51, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Oana Andreea Manolica

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 09:00, 24 August 2017 (UTC)

Future Dreams

@Future Dreams: Do you want to change your name to Artix Kreiger?
yes. Future Dreams (talk) 19:29, 25 August 2017 (UTC)
Yes check.svg Done @Artix Kreiger: --Alaa :)..! 21:09, 25 August 2017 (UTC)

Leonardo G. Silva@global

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 16:13, 25 August 2017 (UTC)

Leonardo G. S

Leonardo Leão Souza is not a registered user name. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 09:55, 27 August 2017 (UTC)
Fixed by user. Done. :) RadiX 02:01, 28 August 2017 (UTC)

Gijs Nieboer

Yes check.svg Donek6ka 🍁 (Talk · Contributions) 01:48, 28 August 2017 (UTC)

Bram Naves

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 16:14, 28 August 2017 (UTC)

Stalinjeet

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 08:18, 29 August 2017 (UTC)


Gillumn/global

Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 20:18, 31 August 2017 (UTC)


Requests involving merges, usurps or other complications

南极的熊

The account the user going to usurp does not have valid edit. A notification for usurpation was issued. On hold until 5 August 2017.--J.Wong 15:58, 4 July 2017 (UTC)
  • @Wong128hk:please speak Chinese,my English level is not high enough.南极的熊 (talk) 01:49, 10 July 2017 (UTC)
  • 南极的熊君︰目標帳戶並無有效編輯。而奪取通知已經發出。按例,等候一個月。本案擱置至二○一七年八月五日。--J.Wong 04:20, 10 July 2017 (UTC)
Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 10:08, 5 August 2017 (UTC)

Alexey krasnov

X mark.svg Not done as mentioned here that "User who requests usurpation must have at least 400 edits or be an administrator on some Wikimedia project." --Alaa :)..! 05:08, 7 August 2017 (UTC)

Bad faith name I made

I am not sure that the new name is much better. Ruslik (talk) 17:49, 7 August 2017 (UTC)
It's generic and doesn't insult anyone, not sure how it's equally bad. Would you assume that the second name is in bad faith? It's not a conventional name but it doesn't offend anyone. --2405:4800:1484:A49A:9DF0:20A3:F419:F27 22:17, 7 August 2017 (UTC) (Donald Trung)
X mark.svg Not done account hidden. Now it's time for you to forget wiki. --Vituzzu (talk) 22:53, 7 August 2017 (UTC)

Antero de Quintal

I have moved the vandal account to Vandal account 001 and created a dummy account under Antero de Quintal to prevent further impersonation, but the section "Previous global account changes" on Special:CentralAuth still says I've locked Antero de Quintal (the old username of JMagalhães) as «Vandalism-only account», even though the only account that is in fact locked is Vandal account 001. @Ajraddatz:, @MarcoAurelio: what should we do now? I'm sorry if I've messed something up. Defender (talk) 04:06, 8 July 2017 (UTC)
Probably because the centralauth log does not update with renames. The Antero de Quintal account is not locked. Maybe we should ask at Phab that Special:Log/globalauth should also update when renaming an account. —MarcoAurelio 09:52, 8 July 2017 (UTC)
I suggest that after renaming a user, future anonymous users should not be able to create an account using the old username, unless if "it would be marked as available" while renaming or similar, or if it would be created by a registered, autoconfirmed user. That way this case would have been prevented. Poyekhali (talk) 05:51, 9 July 2017 (UTC)
Maybe T85023 and T72379 will be of help? --Terra  (talk) 01:39, 17 July 2017 (UTC)
X mark.svg Not done the account locked --Alaa :)..! 13:54, 19 August 2017 (UTC)

کیامنش

X mark.svg Not done @كيامنش: as mentioned here that user who requests usurpation must have at least 400 edits or be an administrator on some Wikimedia project. --Alaa :)..! 19:18, 12 August 2017 (UTC)
No problem, i will request when i do least 400 edits, is there any problem other than this?کیامنش (talk) 19:57, 12 August 2017 (UTC)
@كيامنش: no, just this one. --Alaa :)..! 02:16, 13 August 2017 (UTC)

so, can you tell me? please, in my case.what i do for this request. i read here but i thikn you known better than me.کیامنش (talk) 07:50, 13 August 2017 (UTC)

Fairbrianchen

--Fairbrianchen (talk) 12:46, 14 August 2017 (UTC)

X mark.svg Not done. Unfortunately the requested username has a substantial edit count that prevents usurpation. —MarcoAurelio (talk) 13:42, 19 August 2017 (UTC)

Jennifer0807

  • The account going to be usurped does not have valid edit. A notification was issued. Time2wait.svg On hold until 22 Aug 2017.--J.Wong 15:52, 26 July 2017 (UTC)
  • Done--J.Wong 06:21, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Darwinius

Time2wait.svg On hold. Given the edit count both on Commons and on ptwiki, a sysadmin will need to review this request before we proceed. I am going to file a task on phabricator. RadiX 02:50, 12 August 2017 (UTC)
@RadiX: Thanks! Note: Without leaving a redirect, please.--- Darwin Ahoy! 00:22, 17 August 2017 (UTC)
@Darwinius: Ok. However global renames are stuck at this moment so that we'll have to wait until this task is solved. RadiX 01:38, 17 August 2017 (UTC)
Yes check.svg Done. Global rename has been successfully completed. RadiX 10:54, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Şeyx Şamil

X mark.svg Not done unfortunately we can't usurped this account, as mentioned here that user accounts may be usurped if it does not have any edits except deleted or is a vandalism-only account where all the edits were straight reverted and can thus be deleted or has edits to userspace only that can be deleted --Alaa :)..! 16:04, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Şeyx Şamil

X mark.svg Not done unfortunately we can't usurped this account, as mentioned here that user accounts may be usurped if it does not have any edits except deleted or is a vandalism-only account where all the edits were straight reverted and can thus be deleted or has edits to userspace only that can be deleted --Alaa :)..! 16:04, 22 August 2017 (UTC)

Şeyx Şamil

DirtyRotten

Time2wait.svg On hold until 26 August --Alaa :)..! 18:29, 26 July 2017 (UTC)
Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 14:03, 26 August 2017 (UTC)

GramNegative

@GramNegative: can you confirm that (Basalisk) is you main account (please sign by it below my comment to confirm that), because as mentioned here that (User who requests usurpation must have at least 400 edits or be an administrator on some Wikimedia project.) --Alaa :)..! 18:34, 26 July 2017 (UTC)
@علاء: Signing to confirm. Basalisk (talk) 22:18, 26 July 2017 (UTC)
Time2wait.svg On hold until 29 August --Alaa :)..! 14:18, 29 July 2017 (UTC)
Yes check.svg Done --Alaa :)..! 08:16, 29 August 2017 (UTC)

SecoWarwick

X mark.svg Not done Sewa is an active user with +5000 edits, also user who requests usurpation must have at least 400 edits or be an administrator on some Wikimedia project; you just have less than 100 edits. --Alaa :)..! 08:32, 31 August 2017 (UTC)