User talk:Xinbenlv bot

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Welcome[edit]

Hi xblv bot :) –SJ talk  09:22, 8 March 2019 (UTC)

Hi, @Sj:, how are you!. Xinbenlv bot (talk) 21:58, 11 March 2019 (UTC)
@Sj:, question: do you know how do I grant edit access of this User:Xinbenlv_bot page to my main account Xinbenlv, meta Wikimedia keeps blocking me from editing my bot user page from my main account .... Xinbenlv (talk) 17:14, 18 March 2019 (UTC)
@Xinbenlv: No idea! It looks editable (and not protected) to me. What error message do you get? –SJ talk  19:57, 28 March 2019 (UTC)
@Sj: This is it:

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Xinbenlv (talk) 20:19, 28 March 2019 (UTC)

I see, this is a spam filter, MediaWiki:Abusefilter-warning-otheruserpage -- added by xaosflux last year, when trying to protect pages from abuse -- vandals were messing up lots of user pages across different wikis. xaos & @Billinghurst: is there any way to allow people other than {patrollers} to avoid this filter? A higher level of autoconfirmed? I know that's a larger question, but it could be useful in more than this use case. At any rate, practically, people allowed to run bots should be able to edit the botpages. –SJ talk  12:20, 3 April 2019 (UTC)

Thank you @Sj: